Engine Options for the 2019 Chevy Equinox | Libertyville, IL

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Engine Options

To meet your needs, the 2019 Chevy Equinox is available with three engine options. Whether you’re looking for efficiency or power, there’s an Equinox engine option for your needs. Choose between the 1.5L turbo 4-cylinder, 2.0L turbo 4-cylinder, and 1.6L turbo-diesel 4-cylinder engines.

Performance Ratings

From horsepower to towing power, the lineup of 2019 Chevy Equinox engine options is impressive. Take a look below to view engine specifications and towing capabilities.

2019 Chevy Equinox Engine


1.5L turbo 4-cylinder

  • 170 HP @ 5,600 RPM
  • 203 lb.-ft. torque @ 2,000-4,000 RPM
  • 1,500 lbs. maximum towing

2.0L turbo 4-cylinder

  • 252 HP @ 5,500 RPM
  • 260 lb.-ft. torque @ 2,500-4,500 RPM
  • 3,500 lbs. maximum towing   

1.6L turbo-diesel 4-cylinder engine

  • 137 HP @ 3,750 RPM
  • 240 lb.-ft. torque @ 2,000 RPM
  • 1,500 lbs. maximum towing

Drivetrain Types

Drivers can choose between the 6-speed automatic and 9-speed automatic transmissions. You’ll get the 6-speed transmission when you choose the 1.5L engine and the 9-speed transmission with the 2.0L and 1.6L turbo engines. When it comes to drive type, you’ll be able to choose between front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive for better traction during inclement weather.