Honda Automobiles: Bold, New and Unexpectedly Upscale 2017 Honda CR-V Hits Showrooms with Premium Design, Big Versatility and Fun-to-Drive Persona

Posted on 22. Dec, 2016 by in Honda Canada

  • “Class above” pattern quality, reward comforts and opening levels
  • CR-V is named one of Car and Driver’s 10Best Trucks SUVs for 2017

The all-new, totally redesigned and reengineered 2017 Honda CR-V, a fifth era of America’s best-selling SUV, goes on sale now with a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP)1 starting during $24,045. Packed with segment-busting quality, comforts and performance, a 2017  CR-V was recently selected as one of Car and Driver magazine’s 10Best Trucks and SUVs for 2017.

The 2017 CR-V boasts confidant and worldly new styling, a some-more spacious, versatile and premium-quality interior, a model’s first-ever accessible turbocharged engine, and a horde of new comforts and technologies for softened connectivity, comfort and convenience. Based on an all-new height architecture, a new CR-V also targets a top levels of peculiarity and pushing excellence in a class, including top-in-class cabin quietness, steering precision, float comfort and physique control—all designed to impregnate a CR-V with a polished, fun-to-drive persona. 

The top-selling EX trim includes a new 1.5-liter, 190 horsepower turbocharged engine, braggadocio well-developed opening and receiving best-in-class EPA fuel economy ratings of 28/34/30 mpg2 city/highway/combined, along with a extensive preference of reward features. EX trim also brings customary a Honda Sensing™ apartment of reserve and driver-assistive technologies, 18-inch amalgamate wheels (+1 in.), automobile headlights, exhilarated side mirrors, push-button start and dual-zone meridian control.

Honda business have purchased scarcely 4 million CR-Vs in a U.S., creation it a best-selling SUV in America over a past 20 years. More than 2 million CR-Vs have been built in North America. All new CR-Vs for North America will be done during Honda plants in East Liberty, Ohio; Greensburg, Indiana; and Alliston, Ontario, Canada, regulating internal and globally sourced parts. To view, build and cost a 2017 Honda CR-V revisit automobiles.honda.com/cr-v.

Pricing and EPA Fuel Economy Ratings

Extended Safety Features with Top Safety Performance
The 2017 CR-V expands a focus of a Honda Sensing™ apartment of modernized reserve and driver-assistive technologies, now offering as customary apparatus on EX and aloft trims, and includes for a initial time on CR-V both Road Departure Mitigation (RDM) and Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with Low-Speed Follow (LSF). Additional new accessible driver-assistive comforts embody Rear Cross Traffic Monitor, blind mark information System (BSI), Auto High-Beam (AHB) and all-new Driver Attention Monitor. 

Utilizing Honda’s next-generation Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) physique structure, a 2017 CR-V targets a top accessible collision reserve ratings, including an NCAP 5-star Overall Vehicle Score from a NHTSA and a TOP SAFETY PICK+ rating from a IIHS including a SUPERIOR rating for frontal pile-up impediment when versed with Honda Sensing.

New Exterior Design and Vehicle Packaging
The new CR-V styling heads in a uninformed new instruction with an assertive attitude, interjection to crisper and crook front-end pattern elements, assertive stylized headlights surrounded by a wing-shaped LED DRL array on all models, and wide, robust fenders. The prolonged hood, longer wheelbase, brief back overhang and new twin empty outlets give a 2017 CR-V a some-more worldly and jaunty presence.

The CR-V’s new windswept front finish coming includes signature Honda LED headlights (Touring trim), a Honda-first Active Shutter Grille complement that lowers aerodynamic drag, uprated aluminum amalgamate circle sizes to 17 or 18 inches on all trims, narrower A-pillars for softened visibility, and sporty twin exhaust. Adding preference is a Honda-first accessible Hands Free Access Power Tailgate, that allows opening and shutting a tailgate simply by kicking a feet to activate a sensor underneath a back of a vehicle.

The new extraneous pattern is complimented by a new CR-V platform’s best-in-class space-efficiency. Its wider position and longer wheelbase significantly advantage interior space – sum interior volume is adult 1.8 cubic feet, back chair legroom is increasing by 2.1 inches, and sum load length with a second-row seats folded prosaic is adult 9.8 inches contra a prior model. Converting from newcomer to load hauling is done easier than ever with a new one-motion dive-down 60/40 separate back seat, and accessible energy tailgate with hands-free operation. 

New Powertrain and Chassis Technology
The 2017 CR-V in EX and aloft trims are powered by CR-V’s initial ever turbocharged engine, a 1.5-liter DOHC, Direct-Injected and turbocharged in-line 4-cylinder engine with twin Valve Timing Control (VTC), delivering particularly polished and manageable opening opposite a engine’s full doing range. Combined with a CR-V’s some-more aerodynamic body, models versed with a new turbocharged powerplant perceived a top EPA fuel economy ratings in a compress SUV category (non-hybrid). CR-V LX trims are powered by a 2.4-liter DOHC direct-injected i-VTEC engine with Variable Timing Control (VTC). Both engines are corresponding to a well-spoken changeable and sporty invariably non-static smoothness (CVT) with Honda G-Shift control logic.

All-wheel-drive models underline an upgraded Real Time AWD complement with a poignant boost in limit rear-wheel torque smoothness and new electronic control permitting stepless control in bland pushing conditions and serve softened all-weather certainty and control.  The all-new physique and framework pattern in a 2017 CR-V provides some-more flexible and assured handling, larger refinement, additional belligerent clearway and higher altogether versatility. Its front MacPherson strut and new back multi-link cessation implement specifically tuned low-friction dampers, with both FWD and AWD models including tubular front and plain back stabilizer bars that foster manageable turn-in and agree cornering. Dual-pinion, non-static ratio Electric Power Steering (EPS) also contributes to a CR-V’s approach and gratifying steering feel.

More Premium and Technologically Advanced Interior
The 2017 CR-V also raises a bar for interior refinement, application and reward comforts in a compress SUV class. The some-more atmospheric cabin comforts almost upgraded materials throughout, including a new soft-touch instrument row and some-more intricately stitched seats. A new tone TFT motorist information interface (DII) core scale arrangement adds to a large new pattern aesthetic.

The CR-V offers a latest in-vehicle connectivity and audio opening with a new era of modernized technologies. Available comforts embody a 7-inch touchscreen Display Audio interface with Android doing complement that now comforts a earthy volume doorknob as good as an accessible new Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™ grown in team-work with a experts during Garmin®. The CR-V ‘s Display Audio complement is concordant with a Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ platforms, giving business seamless formation of pivotal smartphone comforts and functions, including smartphone-powered GPS navigation and voice-controlled hunt capabilities.

Some of a pivotal new comfort and preference comforts accessible on a 2017 Honda CR-V embody remote engine start, dual-zone meridian controls, exhilarated side mirrors, an Electric Parking Brake (EPB), twin back USB charging ports, front newcomer chair with 4-way energy composition and driver’s chair with 8-way energy composition and 4-way energy lumbar support.

Design, Development and Manufacturing
Combining an American extraneous pattern offer with a Japan-led interior design, a 2017 Honda CR-V was designed and grown by Honda RD Co., Ltd. in Japan.  The new CR-V will be constructed during 3 plants in North America – in East Liberty, Ohio; Alliston, Ontario, Canada; and, for a initial time, in Greensburg Indiana. Engines for a new CR-V will be done in Anna, Ohio and in Alliston, Ontario, while a CVT will be constructed by Honda in Russells Point, Ohio. 

Key Specifications

 

For More Information
Additional media information including, pricing, comforts and high-resolution photography of a 2017 Honda CR-V is accessible during hondanews.com/channels/cr-v.
Consumer information is accessible during automobiles.honda.com/cr-v. To join a CR-V village on Facebook, revisit facebook.com/Honda/.

About Honda
Honda offers a full line of reliable, fuel-efficient and fun-to-drive vehicles with modernized reserve technologies sole by approximately 1,000 eccentric U.S. Honda dealers. The Honda lineup includes a Fit, Civic and Accord newcomer cars, along with a HR-V, CR-V and Pilot sport/utility vehicles, a Ridgeline pickup and a Odyssey minivan.

Honda has been producing automobiles in America for 33 years and now operates 19 vital production comforts in North America. In 2015, some-more than 99 percent of all Honda vehicles sole in a U.S. were done in North America, regulating domestic and globally sourced parts.

1Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) incompatible tax, license, registration, $900 end assign and options. Dealer prices might vary.
22017 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison functions only. Your tangible mileage will change depending on how we expostulate and say your vehicle, pushing conditions and other factors.

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