With so many popular SUV models available in today’s market, drivers interested in purchasing a new SUV might find the number of options intimidating. Finding it difficult choosing between the 2021 Toyota RAV4 vs the 2021 Chevrolet Equinox? We’ve broken down everything drivers need to know about the differences between these two SUV models, including trim level availability, performance ratings and available storage space.
The 2021 Toyota RAV4 is available in six trim levels, which include LE, XLE, XLE Premium, Adventure, TRD Off-Road and Limited trim levels. The 2021 Toyota RAV4 comes standard with a four-cylinder, 2.5-liter engine that can output up to 203 horsepower, while the turbocharged, four-cylinder, 1.5-liter engine installed in every 2021 Chevrolet Equinox is only capable of generating up to 170 horsepower.
2021 Toyota RAV4
2021 Chevrolet Equinox
|Six Trim Levels||Trim Level Selection||Four Trim Levels|
|203 hp||Standard Horsepower||170 hp|
|37.5 cu.ft.||Standard Cargo Capacity||29.9 cu.ft.|
|69.8 cu.ft.||Maximum Cargo Capacity||63.9 cu.f.t|
The interior of the 2021 Toyota RAV4 is more spacious than the interior of the 2021 Chevrolet Equinox. The 2021 Toyota RAV4 features 37.5 cubic feet of dedicated cargo space, while the 2021 Chevrolet Equinox features 29.9 cubic feet of dedicated cargo space. The 2021 RAV4 has a maximum cargo capacity of 69.8 cubic feet, while the 2021 Equinox features 63.9 cubic feet of maximum cargo capacity. In total, the interior volume of the 2021 RAV4 is 136.4 cubic feet.
Safety and security features available for the 2021 Toyota RAV4 include: Stability control, daytime running lights, rear door child safety locks, an engine immobilizer, dual front side-mounted airbags, a tire pressure monitoring system, traction control, a post-collision safety system, LATCH child seat anchors and more.