The Honda CR-V has always been one of the most popular compact SUVs in Canada, and this year it continues to improve with a more powerful and more economical engine, a more modern, but also more robust design, more safety equipment and enhanced connectivity. The 2017 Honda CR-V is more than ever in a position to become the best-selling compact SUV of its segment.
A brand new turbo engine for the 2017 Honda CR-V
The most significant change to the new 2017 Honda CR-V is undoubtedly the addition of a new 1.5-liter turbocharged engine developing 190 horsepower and 179 lb.-ft. of torque. This engine is more powerful than the previous 2.4-liter engine, but it is also more fuel efficient.
Combined with a CVT automatic gearbox, the 2017 Honda CR-V boasts an average fuel consumption of 8.4 liters per 100 kilometers in the city and 7.0 liters per 100 kilometers on the highway for front-wheel drive models. All-wheel drive models are equally fuel efficient with an average fuel consumption rating of 8.7 liters per 100 kilometers in the city and 7.2 liters per 100 kilometers on the highway.
The 2017 Honda CR-V is available starting at $ 26,690 while the LX model with all-wheel drive is available starting at $ 29,490.
Impressive safety in the 2017 Honda CR-V
The AWD LX model also comes standard with the Honda Sensing suite of driver assistance systems, which include a complete set active safety technologies such as Intelligent Cruise Control, autonomous braking with forward collision detection, lane departure warning and prevention, and a lot more.
The 2017 Honda CR-V comes standard with heated seats, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity, cruise control, air conditioning, a rearview camera and keyless entry with push-button start.
Leather seats, navigation system, sunroof, multi-zone climate control, blind spot monitoring and 18-inch wheels are all available as options on the various versions of the 2017 Honda CR-V.
Inside, occupants are entitled to a spacious cockpit with plenty of storage space in addition to a trunk that offers 1,110 liters of cargo space with all seats in place, and 2,146 liters with the rear seat folded flat. There is no doubt that the 2017 Honda CR-V is one of the most spacious compact SUVs in its segment.
To learn more about the new 2017 Honda CR-V, contact us today at Lallier Honda Hull!