2024 Chevrolet Equinox EV: First Look
Electric crossover ahead of the detroit auto show so were gon na, have a good look inside and out and talk about what its all about Music, with the industry wide pivot to an all electric future chevrolet has unveiled the next installment of their ev lineup with a 2024 equinox ev for the compact suv class, which is expected to start at thirty thousand dollars and offer up to a 300 mile all electric range based on the new gm ultim architecture. The 2024 chevrolet equinox ev will slot in just above the chevrolet bolt ev and may eventually represent the entry level for the brand after the bolt is discontinued. Just above the equinox ev will be the all new blazer ev revealed earlier this year, packing a lot of brand styling dna. The new equinox ev is instantly recognizable as a chevrolet, with a footprint similar to that of the current gasoline powered equinox silhouette and lines are contemporary with sharp detail in its led lighting design itll feature a range of wheel sizes from 19 to 21 inches, depending on The trim grade to be offered in the familiar stack of chevrolet trim, grades, lt and rs. The equinox ev will be available with slick features like animated walk up lighting and two tone paint treatments on upper levels of lt and rs trim such as the topline 3rs shown here. The cabin will offer seating for 5 with a modern layout packed with technologies, including 11 11 inch, digital instrument, cluster screen and an available 17.
7 inch center stack. Infotainment screen features like two tone: seating, trims and ambient lighting, along with a head up display, can also be had as well. Entry level trims like the 1lt, still get plenty of future tech 2, with an 11 inch infotainment screen and full 11 inch. Digital instrument. Cluster standard here is a tastefully appointed and sturdy cloth trim for seating, no matter the trim, equinox ev features a lot of storage and versatility with up to 57 cubic feet of cargo space with the rear seats folded down when it comes to powertrain the equinox ev Comes standard with front wheel drive and has a single motor with 210 horsepower and 242 pound feet of torque. Stepping up to all wheel drive gets you two motors one front: one rear with a total of 290 horsepower and 346 pound feet of torque with two battery sizes available. The one lt has the smaller of the two with a standard range of 250 miles with front wheel, drive stepping up to the 2lt and 2rs trims, and above gets you. The larger battery, which has a 300 mile range with front wheel, drive and a little bit less at 280 miles with all wheel drive with the charging port located at the front driver side. The equinox ev has standard 11.5 kilowatt level 2 charging with an upgrade to 19.2 kilowatt level, 2 on the 3rs, all wheel, drive, which can add up to 51 miles of range per hour dc fast charging capability of up to 150.
Kilowatts is also standard allowing 70 miles of range added in as little as 10 minutes. For those curious, the battery warranty is 8 years 100 000 miles. Whichever comes first, the equinox ev will be built at the ramos arizpe mexico plant, along with the also new blazer ev starting next year. A redesigned equinox gasoline powered model will follow and continue to be offered alongside the ev model. The 2024 chevrolet equinox ev will begin arriving in the fall of 2023 and early 2024. final specs, and ordering information will be announced closer to that time. I have to admit im pretty excited about this one i have mentioned before that we are looking at purchasing an electric vehicle, long term, tester sometime in the next year or so, and along with the blazer ev. This is on the list. I find this a very interesting vehicle because its affordable, because its sexy, because it has power – and i think its really going to represent for a lot of buyers out there – the first opportunity to really get into the electric market as its now becoming more mainstream.