2011 Honda CR-V vs. 2013 Chevrolet Equinox

To start off, 2013 Chevrolet Equinox is newer by 2 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2011 Honda CR-V. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2011 Honda CR-V would be higher. Both 2011 Honda CR-V and 2013 Chevrolet Equinox are equipped with a 2,400 cc engine. In terms of performance, 2011 Honda CR-V (180 HP @ 6800 RPM) has 0 more horse power than 2013 Chevrolet Equinox. (180 HP @ 6700 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2011 Honda CR-V should accelerate faster than 2013 Chevrolet Equinox. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2013 Chevrolet Equinox weights approximately 224 kg more than 2011 Honda CR-V.

Because 2013 Chevrolet Equinox is all wheel drive (AWD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2011 Honda CR-V. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2013 Chevrolet Equinox will offer significantly more control. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control. Let's talk about torque, 2013 Chevrolet Equinox (233 Nm @ 4900 RPM) has 15 more torque (in Nm) than 2011 Honda CR-V. (218 Nm @ 4400 RPM). This means 2013 Chevrolet Equinox will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2011 Honda CR-V.

Compare all specifications:

2011 Honda CR-V 2013 Chevrolet Equinox
Make Honda Chevrolet
Model CR-V Equinox
Year Released 2011 2013
Body Type SUV Crossover
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2400 cc 2400 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 180 HP 180 HP
Engine RPM 6800 RPM 6700 RPM
Torque 218 Nm 233 Nm
Torque RPM 4400 RPM 4900 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Flex Fuel
Drive Type Front AWD
Transmission Type Automatic 6-speed automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1556 kg 1780 kg
Vehicle Length 4554 mm 4771 mm
Vehicle Width 1819 mm 1842 mm
Vehicle Height 1679 mm 1760 mm
Wheelbase Size 2619 mm 2857 mm
Fuel Consumption Highway 8.4 L/100km 6.9 L/100km
Fuel Consumption City 11.2 L/100km 10.1 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 58 L 71 L


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