2020 Ford Edge vs 2020 Chevy Equinox 

2020 Ford Edge vs 2020 Chevy Equinox

There are many great reasons why today’s drivers are switching to midsize SUVs like the Ford Edge and the Chevy Equinox. For one, the stout build allows for ample interior space without crossing into gas-guzzling territory. On the visceral side, midsize models pack a distinctive blend of nimble handling and power-packed powertrains.

As far as things go between the 2020 Ford Edge and 2020 Chevy Equinox, both options are enticing. But at Akins Ford we know no two automobiles are alike. And as always, we’re here to keep tally. Keep on reading for the full details on how this rivalry unfolds.

2020 Ford Edge 


2020 Chevy Equinox 

2.0L turbocharged I-4
250 hp, 275 lb-ft

Base Engine 

1.5L turbocharged I-4
170 hp, 203 lb-ft

42.6 in / 40.6 in  Legroom (Front/Rear)  40.9 in / 39.9 in  
39.2 cubic feet  Cargo Capacity  29.9 cubic feet 
3,500 lbs.  Towing Capacity  3,500 lbs. 

Comparing the Performance and Spaciousness of the 2020 Ford Edge and 2020 Chevy Equinox Midsize SUVs 

As illustrated in the table provided, the battle of the base engines ends in favor of the Edge. Both the 2020 Ford Edge and the 2020 Chevy Equinox set aside a more powerful engine option, but the conclusion is the same. In fact, the Equinox’s available 2.0L turbocharged I-4 (252 hp, 260 lb-ft) only puts it on par with the Edge’s base engine. For true athleticism, the Edge ST gets a 2.7L twin-turbocharged V6 rated for 335 horsepower and 380 lb-ft of torque.

Both SUVs feature seating for up to five passengers, but the Edge is more spacious overall. Between the two rows, the Ford Edge packs 1.7 inches more front legroom and 0.7 inches more rear legroom than the Chevy Equinox. And somewhere in it all the Edge still manages to secure a hefty 9.3 cubic-foot lead cargo space.

Interested in more information on the 2020 Ford Edge midsize SUV? We invite you to contact the staff at Akins Ford in Winder, GA for additional details and personalized assistance.