Closer look at the 2017 Holden Equinox SUV

Closer look at the 2017 Holden Equinox SUV

There are many SUVs to choose from these days. You might begin to wonder, which one is best for you and your family. Thankfully, there is the 2017 Holden Equinox SUV. Without all the gimmicks, this SUV is available at Peninsula Motor Group its perfect for real life. Let's take a closer look at all five trim levels to see which 2017 Holden Equinox is right for you and your family.

Standard Performance

Available in both AWD and FWD, the Holden Equinox offers great performance without big fuel bills. There are three engines to choose from including:

  • 1.5-liter turbo petrol direct-injection four-cylinder 1490cc engine with 127kW maximum power and 275Nm maximum torque
  • 1.6-liter Turbo diesel 4-cylinder 1600cc engine with 103kW maximum power and 320Nm maximum torque
  • 2.0-liter Turbo petrol direct-injection four-cylinder 1998cc engine with 188kW maximum power and 353Nm maximum torque

To give you control of these powerful engines, there is a choice of a six-speed or nine-speed automatic with Active Select, which can get you up to 6.9L/100km combined. The ride is also smooth due to available 19-inch alloy wheels, MacPherson strut front suspension, electronic stability control, and traction control system.

Safety for All

Because you'll be transporting your family around Sydney, the 2017 Holden Equinox offers a great deal of standard and available safety features. Some of the more impressive ones include:

    • Rear View Camera
    • Rear Park Assist
    • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Forward Collision Alert with Head-Up warning
    • Autonomous Emergency Braking
  • Side Impact Airbags for Driver and Front Passenger
    • Safe Lane Change
    • Lane Keep Vibrate
    • Automatic High Beam Assist


Perhaps the most impressive available safety tool you can add to the 2017 Holden Equinox is the Blind Spot Alert feature. This system uses radars mounted to either side of the SUV that constantly monitors blind spots for approaching traffic.

Technology and Comfort

To keep you and your passengers entertained and connected, the 2017 Holden Equinox offers some of the most innovative tech features available. You’ll love the Holden MyLink Infotainment System that includes an 8-inch colour touch-screen, wireless phone charging, embedded satellite navigation, and Bluetooth Auto Streaming. The available phone projection technology links your smartphone to your car with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. For the best audio quality possible, most trims come standard with six-speaker premium auto system and USB input with iPod connectivity. As far as luxury and comfort, you have a wide range of choices including power lumbar support front seats, heated leather steering wheel, split fold rear seat, and even an under-floor rear cargo area.

Drive the 2017 Holden Equinox SUV

If the 2017 Holden Equinox sounds like the perfect compact SUV for you, then you need to get behind the wheel of one ASAP. It's easy to schedule a test-drive at Peninsula Motor Group. All you need to do is contact us via phone, email, or through our website and we can reserve a time to match your busy schedule. While you're visiting our showroom at 376 Edgar Street, Bankstown, New South Wales, don't forget to ask about our entire selection of pre-owned and new Holden vehicles!

Closer look at the 2017 Holden Equinox SUV