2019 Chevy Equinox vs. Nissan Rogue Differences in Chicago, IL


Are you searching for a new compact SUV, but feel overwhelmed by your options? To help make your decision easier, the Mike Anderson Chevrolet of Chicago team has put together a comparison of two popular models: the 2019 Chevy Equinox versus the 2019 Nissan Rogue. We’ll identify similarities and differences to simplify the process.

Learn more about the 2019 Chevy Equinox and browse the new vehicle inventory for current model availability. You can also contact our Chevy dealership in Chicago, IL online or by calling (773) 465-2000. If you’re interested in the Chevy Equinox, review our new vehicle inventory for model and trim package availability.

The Mike Anderson Chevrolet of Chicago team compares the 2019 Chevy Equinox Premier, starting at $32,295 MSRP, and 2019 Nissan Rogue, starting at $31,490 MSRP.


What kind of performance are you looking for? The 2019 Equinox and Nissan Rogue have quite a few similarities when it comes to capability. For instance, both vehicles are available with front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. Eco-conscious drivers also have the option of a hybrid engine system on these dynamic SUVs.

Although the Equinox and Rogue have a lot to offer, the 2019 Chevy Equinox provides the most customizable performance. In addition to a hybrid engine option, it’s also available with a 1.5L turbo 4-cylinder engine, which delivers 170 HP, and a 2.0L turbo 4-cylinder engine, which delivers 252 HP. Unfortunately, the Nissan Rogue’s only gas engine option can deliver up to 170 HP.




From comfort to style, there is something for everyone on the 2019 Equinox and 2019 Rogue. You’ll find an 8-way power driver’s seat, leather-wrapped steering wheel, and dual-zone climate control on both models. Some additional features you can expect on the Chevy Equinox include:

  • Ventilated front seats optional
  • Steering wheel-mounted controls
  • Heated steering wheel optional


Enjoy enhanced tech features like SiriusXM® Satellite Radio, an advanced infotainment system, and a premium audio system with the 2019 Chevy Equinox and 2019 Nissan Rogue. If you’d like to upgrade, the Equinox offers additional technology options.

Exclusive to the Chevy Equinox are 4G LTE Wi-Fi® hotspot capability and wireless charging. Equinox drivers can easily connect to the Internet from on the road to ensure you can stay connected no matter where your next journey takes you. The wireless charger frees up front cabin space and offers an effortless way to charge your compatible mobile device.




Safety is key regardless of where you drive, and you can find peace of mind in both the 2019 Chevy Equinox and Nissan Rogue. Both vehicles come with advanced airbag systems and a tire pressure monitoring system. While both models also include a rear view camera, the Equinox’s HD camera provides a clearer view on your infotainment screen. Additional Chevy Equinox safety features include:

  • Forward collision alert
  • Front pedestrian braking
  • Lane change alert with side blind zone alert
  • Lane keep assist with lane departure warning
  • Low-speed forward automatic braking
  • Rear cross traffic alert
  • Rear park assist