More revelations about the new Chevrolet Equinox: electro-hydraulic brakes

More revelations about the new Chevrolet Equinox: electro-hydraulic brakes


Chevrolet Equinox (Photo: Publicity/Chevrolet)

O The new Chevrolet Equinox was recently launched in Brazil. Meanwhile, in the United States, the model will have its 2023 line launched later this year. One of the highlights should be the arrival of a new electro-hydraulic brake system. This feature will be present in all versions of the model. The Equinox will also have a new engine.

The new Chevrolet Equinox
The Chevrolet Equinox will now have a new electro-hydraulic brake system (Photo: Disclosure/Chevrolet)

All about the new Chevrolet Equinox electro-hydraulic brake system

The information is from the special website of the GM Authority. According to the portal, it is a system called by GM E-Boost and it will leave the factory on the 2023 line, which will be launched later this year. It is important to mention that the start of production in Mexico is planned for the month of August.

Chevrolet Equinox (Photo: Publicity/Chevrolet)

The new brake system is one of the new things that the brand is preparing for New 2023 Chevrolet Equinox. In this case, we are talking about a electro-hydraulic brake system who uses a electronic actuator for activation of brake calipers.

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It is worth mentioning that the system eliminates the need to remove the vacuum from the impeller to the cylinder. There is an expectation that this E-Boost system be similar to the system used by Cadillac XT4 2019. This means it can bring some benefits, such as more space under the hood and better fuel consumption.

The new Chevrolet Equinox
Chevrolet Equinox (Photo: Publicity/Chevrolet)

Not to mention it can run with the engine off. That is, it is likely to be used in plug-in hybrid vehicles. Made in Mexico, Chevrolet’s 2023 mid-size car lineup will have other important news. Return of packages Sports Edition and Midnight Edition is a good example of this.

As you have seen here on Garagem360, the model will also have a new engine under the hood. The car will come with an engine 1.5 Turbo (LSD). This propellant provides a high power of 177 hp and 27.8 kgfm.

This means that it is more powerful than the current engine, which produces 172 hp. These days, Equinox costs from $25,800 (US). Here, the SUV has a starting price BRL 204,990 (RS version).

an example of electricity

The new Chevrolet Equinox
Chevrolet Equinox EV (Photo: Advertising/Chevrolet)

In the coming years, Chevrolet will launch a series of electric vehicles. We already talked here on Garagem360 about the pickup silverado EV and about the SUV Blazer EV. Who will also be added to this list will be Equinox EV. The electric version of the SUV should start production in the year of 2023.

When announcing the launch of the car, the brand said that versions will be available LT and RS. Starting prices should be in around US $ 30,000. One of the features of the model is that it will also take advantage of The last stage. This car is expected to be the same size as the current model.

Chevrolet Equinox EV (Photo: Advertising/Chevrolet)
Chevrolet Equinox EV (Photo: Advertising/Chevrolet)

But the look will be completely different. Like other electric models, the front part will have lights (in LED) separated by an illuminated bar. The design of the LED rear lights also stands out.

This car also has built-in door handles. The interior of the car will be completely renovated. Focus on the principal multimedia center. Look at that chapter of instruments it will be digital too. Performance numbers are expected to come later. With current prices for the 2023 Equinox line.

With information from the GM Authority

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Pedro Giordan

Pedro GiordanThe journalist graduated from the Methodist University of São Paulo in 2017. The author of Garage360 since 2021, where since then he has gathered experience and research on the automotive industry. Previously, he worked in journalism, press relations, a football blog and a sports website.