Honda CR-V represents a new generation of compact crossover vehicles with top-notch performance and sublime design. It has been on road since 1997 and it is still going undoubtedly strong. It can be classified under compact crossover SUV and comes with the basic 4-door body. Its size can be described as perfectly medium and can be placed in between the smaller Honda HR-V and the larger Honda Pilot. Currently it is under its fourth generation of production which started back at 2012. It is extremely popular in North America and Asia (especially East and South East Asian countries).The North American version recently underwent a major facelift in 2015. It was a necessary step from Honda citing competition from other top brands. A lot is expected from 2017 Honda CR-V as anything less than a significant improvement would definitely lower their market value.
2017 Honda CR-V Redesign Exterior and Interior
On design front Honda has always been pleasantly surprising. Even though from the spy shots and information released by company it doesn’t look like that the 2017 version would hold any major surprises. Still its design is quite elegant and has an aggressive look about it. It will have a small mesh like grille in the front with sleek rectangular LED headlights on both sides. Large wheel base would be accompanied by large alloy wheel Chromium coverings. As for Interior design of 2017 Honda CR-V much is not known as of now. But all previous versions have been quite top-notch, so you need not worry about that.
Many accessories, gadgets with advanced technological installations are present inside. Here are some gadgets you may find latest satellite navigation system, latest infotainment system, Bluetooth connection, Wi-Fi, USB ports, automatic cruise control, new frontal collision prevention unit, hi-tech audio support having many quality speakers, centre console along large touch screen display monitor, car parking assistance, etc.
2017 Honda CR-V Engine Variant
2017 Honda CR-V being a SUV type car requires a powerful engine system rather than most economic ones. But if some machine gives equally both these aspects then it becomes a class apart. Experts say that some really advanced engine variants will get added up. For European nations, a 1.6 litre diesel based engine gets fitted along with front wheel drive.
For the USA auto market, a three cylinder as well as four-cylinder turbo charged units are installed for improving performance. A 2.4 litre 4-cylinder drivetrain seems to be its basic unit which is capable of producing nearly 185 hp and equally good torque. Along these engine options may get mated with an all new twin clutch transmission system for enhancing fuel economy as well as performance. Both front wheel and all wheel drive type options are available for customers.
2017 Honda CR-V Price and Release Date
Since there is still time left in its launch, Honda hasn’t yet said anything about price of 2017 Honda CR-V. Experts all around have predicted it to have base price range around $25,000 to $35,000. By end of next year, this car will be seen in every auto market all around.