Chevrolet Equinox LT 3.0 AWD, 2012 MY

This automobile has a 5 door suv/sports utility vehicle type body with a front located engine powering all four wheels. The 3 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, double overhead camshaft, 6 cylinder unit that produces 260 bhp (264 PS/194 kW) of power at 6950 rpm, and maximum torque of 301 N·m (222 lb·ft/30.7 kgm) at 5100 rpm. The engine powers the wheels compliments of a 6 speed automatic transmission.

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Chevrolet Equinox LT 3.0 AWD, 2012 MY information summary

What body style?
5 door suv/sports utility vehicle with 4/5 seats
How long?
4770 mm
What size engine?
3 litre, 2997 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
264 PS / 260 bhp / 194 kW @ 6950 rpm
How much torque?
301 Nm / 222 ft.lb / 30.7 kgm @ 5100 rpm
How economical?
17/24 US MPG EPA city/highway

Chevrolet Equinox models

5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle FF 6A 2384 cm3 185 PS 182 bhp 136 kW 1713 kg
5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle FA 6A 2384 cm3 185 PS 182 bhp 136 kW
5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle FF 6A 3564 cm3 301 PS 297 bhp 221 kW 1779 kg
5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle FA 6A 3564 cm3 301 PS 297 bhp 221 kW
5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle FF 6A 2997 cm3 264 PS 260 bhp 194 kW

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2012 Chevrolet Equinox LT 3.0 AWD data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater suv/sports utility vehicle
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2858 mm 112.5 inches
Track/tread (front) 1598 mm 62.9 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1577 mm 62.1 inches
Length 4770 mm 187.8 inches
Width 1842 mm 72.5 inches
Height 1684 mm 66.3 inches
Ground clearance 175 mm 6.9 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.67
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 79.2 litres 17.4 UK Gal 20.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code
Cylinders V 6 in 60° vee
Capacity 3 litre
2997 cc
(182.888 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 89 × 80.3 mm
3.5 × 3.16 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.11
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAE net)
264 PS (260 bhp) (194 kW)
at 6950 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
86.8 bhp/litre
1.42 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
301 Nm (222 ft·lb) (30.7 kgm)
at 5100 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
100.43 Nm/litre
1.21 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminum block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 11.7:1
Fuel system direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1262.1 kPa (183.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 499.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio
Weight-to-power ratio
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 17/24 US MPG EPA city/highway
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km13.8/9.8 l/100km city/highway
km/litre7.2/10.2 km/l city/highway
UK MPG20.4/28.8 UK MPG city/highway
US MPG17.0/24.0 US MPG city/highway
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels all wheel drive  
Torque split
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.900
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front P225/60 R 17
Tyres rear P225/60 R 17
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 321 mm
Rear brake diameter 303 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.74
Final drive ratio 2.77
general
Carfolio.com ID327151
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 29.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2012 Chevrolet Equinox LT 3.0 AWD added 2013-04-02.
Last modified 2013-04-02.