2021 Chevy Equinox vs. 2021 Ford Edge

2021 Chevy Equinox vs. 2021 Ford Edge

2021 Chevy Equinox


2021 Ford Edge

$23,800 MSRP

Base Price

$32,250 MSRP
5 Passengers

Seating Capacity

5 Passengers
1.5L Turbo

Standard Powertrain

2.0L Turbo

EPA Estimated MPG city/highway


The 2021 Chevy Equinox vs. the 2021 Ford Edge. It’s a recurring question for Carmel SUV shoppers, but which model is right for you? Our 2021 Ford Edge vs. Chevy Equinox comparison shows that the compact Equinox is simply a better value. With a much lower starting price, superior fuel economy, and impressive interior dimensions, the compact Equinox easily holds its own against a larger, more expensive rival like the Edge.

Chevy Equinox vs. Ford Edge: Performance Specs

The Ford Edge offers more powerful engine options than the new Chevy Equinox, but both models are excellent options for quick road trips or commuting. However, the Chevy Equinox gets excellent fuel efficiency when compared to the Ford Edge. When you factor in its lower starting price, the Equinox clearly offers a much lower cost-to-own. Take a look at the performance specifications below:

2021 Chevy Equinox $23,800 MSRP: Performance Specifications

  • 1.5L Turbo Four-Cylinder: Makes up to 170 horsepower and 203 lb-ft of torque.
  • 2.0L Turbo Four-Cylinder: Makes up to 252 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque.
  • Fuel Economy: EPA Estimated City/Highway mileage of up to 26 mpg city / 31 mpg highway

2021 Ford Edge $32,250 MSRP: Performance Specifications

  • 2.0L EcoBoost® Four-Cylinder: Makes up to 250 horsepower and 280 lb-ft of torque.
  • 2.7L EcoBoost® V6: Makes up to 335 horsepower and 380 pounds of torque.
  • Fuel Economy: EPA Estimated City/Highway mileage of up to 21 mpg city / 29 mpg highway

Chevy Equinox vs. Ford Edge: Interior Dimensions

Both SUVs seat five people, the two vehicles offer similar amounts of passenger space. Although the Ford Edge has more cargo space, we think that most drivers will find that this advantage simply isn’t worth the higher cost. Check out our guide to the Chevy Equinox interior and compare the Equinox vs. Edge on size below:

2021 Chevy Equinox: Interior Dimensions

  • Primary cargo space: 29.9 cubic feet
  • Rear Headroom: 38.5 inches
  • Rear Legroom: 39.7 inches
  • Passenger Capacity: 5 passengers

2021 Ford Edge: Interior Dimensions

  • Primary cargo space: 39.2 cubic feet
  • Rear Headroom: 40.3 inches
  • Rear Legroom: 40.6 inches
  • Passenger Capacity: 5 passengers

If you’re certain that you need more space, compare the Equinox to the Chevy Traverse! Yes, the Traverse is still less expensive than the Ford Edge.

Discover the 2021 Chevy Equinox with Penske Chevrolet

So, which will it be: Chevy Equinox or Ford Edge? The 2021 Chevy Equinox costs almost $7,500 less than the Ford Edge. When you factor in the Chevy SUV’s advantages, it’s easy to see why many Noblesville and Westfield drivers are passing over this year’s Edge!

Contact us with any questions you may have after reading our Equinox vs. Edge comparison, and let our finance team help you take your 2021 Chevy Equinox home to Indianapolis today!

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