Honda fans have not been waiting so long to see the new CR-V since the fifth-generation of this model was presented in 2017. So you should not expect some significant changes in 2018 when it comes to this crossover, but it will certainly appear redesigned and offer some new interior features and powertrain options.
According to the information we have got, the 2018 Honda CR-V will be based on a brand-new platform. It will also appear wider and have a longer wheelbase which means more space inside this crossover. This model will be elegant and sophisticated, but at the same time acquire sharper lines and aggressive design. Powerful and stable, the new CR-V simply promises comfortable and safe ride as well as excellent performance. In the front fascia, you will notice a massive bumper and the LED headlights with daytime running lights. Looking at the profile, we have also spotted muscular fenders and new 18-inch alloy wheels that this crossover will be standing on. This SUV has also got a more aerodynamic design. In the back part of the vehicle, there are LED taillights and dual exhaust system while the rear overhangs are shorter.
When it comes to interior of the 2018 Honda CR-V, it seems that it will be available with five and seven seats. Whichever configuration you decide upon, due to a longer wheelbase you should expect a more spacious cabin which will also be quieter. The rear seats will also provide plenty of headroom and legroom. The front seats will be heated and electronically adjustable. Leather and other high-quality materials will be used to furnish the interior of the new CR-V. The Honda Sensing will provide numerous safety features such as adaptive cruise control, lane departure warning, collision mitigation braking system and lane keeping assist as well as blind spot monitoring with rear-cross traffic alert. The driver will get a TFT color information display and another 7.0-inch touch screen with the latest infotainment system and features such as navigation, hands-free, Bluetooth, USB ports, Apple Car Play, Android Auto and others. It will also provide a dual-zone climate control.
We have been informed that there will probably be two options offered under the hood of the 2018 Honda CR-V. The first of them could come with a 2.4-liter inline-4 that will be able to deliver 184 horsepower and 181 pound-feet of torque. The other will be a 1.5-liter inline-4 that produces 190 horsepower and 170 pound-feet of torque. When it comes to transmission, the engine will be mated to a CVT. You will be able to choose between a front-wheel and all-wheel-drive system.
2018 Honda CR-V Prices
The starting price of the base model is $24,150, but price go up to $45,000. You cen order you new Honda: