The 2018 Chevrolet Equinox has landed in South Korea. The Investor reported that GM Korea launched the Equinox earlier this month to help boost sales in the market. The crossover replaces the original Chevrolet Captiva.
According to GM Korea, the Equinox is also one of 15 new or updated models coming to market over the next five years to help further bolster sales in the region GM Korea most recently faced bankruptcy, but the state government, local union and General Motors agreed to concessions and a final bailout to keep the unit afloat.
Per the report, the only engine currently offered is the 2.0-liter LUZ turbo-diesel engine paired with a six-speed automatic transmission. Front-wheel drive will be standard, but all-wheel drive is optional for the market.