2017 Hyundai Tucson vs. 2017 Chevy Equinox in Plymouth, MA

Because a wide selection of compact SUVs are available to Plymouth, MA area drivers, finding the perfect model can be a challenge. Our dealership is here to help make your decision a little easier with our 2017 Hyundai Tucson vs. 2017 Chevy Equinox comparison. Here you'll learn more about the performance, interior options, and safety features of each vehicle.

2017 Hyundai Tucson in a parking lot

We'll be taking a look at the 2017 Hyundai Tucson Sport, starting at $28,195 MSRP, and the 2017 Chevy Equinox LT, starting at $29,395 MSRP.

If you'd like more information up front, please don't hesitate to contact our Hyundai dealership in Plymouth, MA by calling (888) 480-3980.

2017 Hyundai Tucson vs. 2017 Chevy Equinox: Performance

2017 Hyundai Tucson driving in the rain

Are you expecting a vigorous performance from your vehicle? Although both models will deliver a great driving experience, the Hyundai Tucson offers a little more zest, plus better city MPG. Take a look at the table below to see the performance specs of the 2017 Hyundai Tucson and Chevy Equinox to determine which model best meets your needs.

2017 Hyundai Tucson SportVehicle2017 Chevy Equinox LT
1.6L Turbo GDI DOHC 4-cylinderEngine2.4L DOHC 4-cylinder SIDI
195 lb.-ft.Torque172 lb.-ft.
24/28MPG (city/hwy)20/28
7-speed EcoShift Dual ClutchTransmission6-speed automatic
1,284 lbs.Maximum Payload1,119 lbs.

2017 Hyundai Tucson vs. 2017 Chevy Equinox: Interior and Technology Options

2017 Hyundai Tucson Limited interior dashboard

Premium comfort isn't only reserved for luxury models. In fact, you can find plenty of excellent interior features within the 2017 Hyundai Tucson and Chevy Equinox. As you'll see below, both models offer great features, but the Tucson, yet again, gives you more for your money.

  • An 8-way power driver's seat with lumbar support is standard on the Tucson but only optional on the Equinox.
  • Enjoy heated front seats in the Tucson. This feature comes at an additional cost on the Equinox.
  • Standard only on the Tucson is the steering-wheel-mounted audio, Bluetooth®, and cruise controls.
  • The Tucson's leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob add extra elegance. A leather-wrapped steering wheel is only optional on the Equinox.

2017 Hyundai Tucson vs. 2017 Chevy Equinox: Safety

2017 Hyundai Tucson parked on a street

Advanced vehicle technology is commonly incorporated into safety features, and this is quite apparent on the 2017 Hyundai Tucson. As you'll see, the Tucson offers many more standard safety and security options to Plymouth, MA area drivers than the Equinox does.

  • Rear-Cross Traffic Alert and Blind Spot Detection (BSD) are standard on the Tucson, but only optional on the Equinox.
  • Only the Tucson comes with Lane Change Assist.
  • Both vehicles come with a rear view camera to help you back out of a parking spot or driveway with confidence.
If you're interested in the Hyundai Tucson, head over to our new vehicle inventory to see which trim packages we have available. Afterward, schedule your test drive at our Hyundai dealership in Plymouth, MA. And before you sign, check out our current Hyundai incentives, new vehicle specials, and lease deals to get a great deal on a new Tucson. For more information, we encourage you to send us a message online. Our staff will be in touch shortly.

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