2020 Chevrolet Equinox Takes Home IIHS Top Safety Pick Award

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What Safety Features Does the 2020 Chevrolet Equinox Offer?

The Chevrolet Equinox is changing the game one award at a time. This time it’s an Insurance Institute for Highway Safety award that the 2020 Equinox has added to its name. The IIHS has awarded the Equinox with a Top Safety Pick award, noting its headlight technology as just one of the features that helped it take the title. This award may have you wondering now what other safety features the 2020 Chevrolet Equinox has to offer. Keep reading to find out more about the safety tech that is loaded into the 2020 Equinox.


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2020 Equinox Earns Top Safety Pick Title

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has awarded this fan-favorite compact crossover from Chevrolet with the Top Safety Pick title. The 2020 Equinox earned top marks in the IIHS’ crash tests, with Good ratings in every area. The crash avoidance tech found in the Equinox earned a Superior rating and the headlights offered on the LT trim level earned an Acceptable rating. This is one of the few instances in IIHS testing where the standard headlights on a lower level trim earn high marks – most higher marks for headlights are left to the top trims in the vehicle lineup.

Standard and Available Safety Tech in 2020 Chevy Equinox

While it is small in size, the 2020 Equinox doesn’t cut back on its standard and available safety technology. With both safety and driver assistance features, drivers are able to detect and prevent accidents before they happen. The 2020 Chevrolet Equinox comes standard with a Driver Confidence Package in every model so you always feel confident behind the wheel. Some of the standard and available safety tech found in the Chevy Equinox includes:

  • Automatic Emergency BrakingGrey 2020 Chevrolet Equinox
  • Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning
  • Front Pedestrian Braking
  • IntelliBeam® Headlamps
  • Forward Collision Alert
  • Rear Vision Camera
  • Following Distance Indicator
  • Adaptive Cruise Control – Camera
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Rear Park Assist
  • Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert

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Are you looking to get behind the wheel of a safety-focused 2020 Chevrolet Equinox? Head over to our online inventory to get a look at our lineup of in-stock Equinox models and stop in to get behind the wheel today.