2021 Chevy Equinox Gas Mileage

February 19th, 2021 by
2021 Chevy Equinox driving on a city street


As you’re shopping for your next SUV, you not only want one that’s spacious and family-friendly, but you also want an SUV that won’t drain your wallet due to constant refueling. Luckily, the new 2021 Chevrolet Equinox offers up to 26 mpg city/31 highway mpg with its base engine. Learn more about the Chevy Equinox gas mileage and engine options with Joe Basil Chevrolet.

2021 Chevy Equinox Fuel Economy Per Engine

The Chevy Equinox offers Buffalo drivers one engine option for the 2021 model year: a 1.5L Turbo 4-cylinder. Whether you choose FWD or AWD, your Chevrolet Equinox mpg rating will vary:

  • 1.5L Turbo 4-cylinder with FWD: EPA-estimated 26 mpg city/31 mpg highway
  • 1.5L Turbo 4-cylinder with AWD: EPA-estimated 25 mpg city/30 mpg highway

Looking for a stronger engine? The outgoing 2020 Chevy Equinox was equipped with a 2.0L Turbo 4-cylinder engine, and similarly to the 2021 Equinox, depending on whether you select FWD or AWD, this will affect your Chevy Equinox fuel economy specs:

  • 2.0L Turbo 4-cylinder with FWD: EPA-estimated 22 mpg city/29 mpg highway
  • 2.0L Turbo 4-cylinder with AWD: EPA-estimated 22 mpg city/28 mpg highway

If you are impressed by these numbers, browse our inventory of used vehicles to get behind the wheel of a 2020 Chevy Equinox. We also provide used vehicle specials so our Cheektowaga shoppers can get a great deal on their dream car.

What are the 2021 Chevy Equinox Engine Specs?

In conjunction with the outstanding Chevrolet Equinox mpg ratings, the turbo-powered engine delivers a robust performance on Lancaster roads.

1.5L Turbo 4-cylinder Performance Specs

  • 170 hp
  • 203 lb-ft of torque
  • Max. Towing Capacity: 1,500 pounds

Learn More About the Chevy Equinox with Joe Basil Chevrolet

If you’re ready to upgrade your commute with a new Chevy Equinox, contact us to arrange a test drive today! Our sales staff will walk you through the amazing features found in the Equinox interior, the Equinox towing capacity, and help you find your favorite Equinox color. Before stopping by the showroom, get a head start by applying for financing and estimating your monthly payment.