When comparing compact SUVs, you have to go beyond the numbers.


At Jack Burford Chevrolet, we know that the Chevrolet Equinox is the best compact SUV in Eastern Kentucky. It can take you and your family where you need to go – whether it to work, school or out shopping. The Equinox offers a lot of innovation for the money, which is why people are turning to Chevrolet as their solution or their transportation needs.


Still, it all comes down to the numbers. Here is a sample of those numbers when comparing our Equinox with one of its rivals - the Jeep Cherokee.



2019 Chevrolet Equinox L

2019 Jeep Cherokee Latitude

Engine (Standard)

1.5 Liter Turbocharged I-4 – 170 HP

2.4 Liter I-4 – 184 HP

Combined Fuel Economy

29 MPG

25 MPG

Curb Weight

3327 lbs.

3655 lbs.

Maximum Trailering

1500 lbs. – 1.5T/3500 lbs. -2.0T

2000 lbs.

Maximum Cargo Space (Second Row Seat Down)       

63.5 cu. Ft.

54.9 cu. Ft.

Rear Seat Head/Leg Room

38.5 in./39.7 in.

38.5 in,/40.3 in.

Base Price




What makes the Equinox a great value compared to the Jeep Cherokee?



  • A choice of two turbocharged four-cylinder engines and a new turbocharged diesel
  • SUPERIOR fuel economy
  • Connectivity with OnStar’s 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot and other OnStar connected services
  • Larger and more flexible rear seat and cargo space
  • A host of safety and technology features the Jeep Cherokee does not offer standard.



There is another thing to consider: Overall value. Value is not just about price, but what the Equinox offers compared to the Cherokee. Take everything said here for one thing: The Chevrolet Equinox is the best choice for a compact SUV in Eastern Kentucky!


Come to the Jack Burford Chevrolet today and see our great inventory of new Equinoxes!