The Honda CR-V has been refined and revised for 2017 to deliver a new, attractive style and the latest in safety features. However, that is not all that the 2017 Honda CR-V has to recommend itself. The powertrain options in this crossover also have of benefits. Keep reading to learn more about base and available 2017 Honda CR-V powertrain options.
Compare the 2017 and 2016 Honda CR-V
While here at Battison Honda we have long been fans of the high-quality materials and engaging driving offered by the Honda CR-V, we are even more excited now for the 2017 Honda CR-V which is scheduled to be released sometime this winter. If you are wondering what is different between the new CR-V and the previous year, just hold onto your hats for our 2017 Honda CR-V vs 2016 Honda CR-V comparison.
2017 Honda CR-V Powertrain Options
The 2017 Honda CR-V will come with two engine options. A 2.4-liter engine option will come in the base LX trim level. Rated for 184 horsepower and 180 pound-feet of torque, this engine also appeared in the 2016 model of this crossover SUV. Like in previous years, this engine will be mated to a continuously variable transmission (CVT).
New for 2017 is a turbocharged 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine that will be standard in all other trims of the 2017 Honda CR-V. Also mated to a CVT, this engine promises to deliver 190 horsepower and 179 pound-feet of torque. The new turbocharged engine of the 2017 CR-V will come with several efficiency features, like computer-controlled Direct Injection, to help it deliver excellent gas mileage.
Other Key Advantages of the 2017 CR-V
In addition to the new turbocharged engine option, the 2017 Honda CR-V will be available advantages like Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, a Hands Free Access Power Tailgate, and a host of high-value accessories. To learn more, contact a member of the Battison Honda sales team today.