The mid-sized SUV was presented by Chevrolet in 2004 in the United States. There are 2 generations; the first one was producing in 2004-2009, while the second one has been available since 2009. In 2008, Chevrolet added a sport model to the line-up of Equinox crossovers. The six-cylinder engine with two camshafts in the cylinder volume of 3.6 liters is allowed to accelerate to 100 km/h in 7 seconds and reach a capacity of 264 horsepower. Equinox Sport has 18-inch wheels and a six-speed automatic transmission.
The Equinox LTZ model is distinguished by 17-inch chrome aluminium wheels, chrome door handles and decorative elements of the body. Standard options were heated front seats, leather interior finishing, AM/FM stereo system with seven speakers and a Pioneer CD player for six discs, with the ability to play MP3, and side airbags and Chevrolet Equinox headlights.
On the 21st of December, 2010 Chevrolet announced a "second generation" of the Equinox line, and the first models were introduced at the North American auto show in Detroit.