The most prestigious US market, but during the 2017, will have the opportunity to offer customers a new generation of Honda CR-V models. In the UK market, the new CR-V will be available in 2018. 2018 Honda CR-V will be a representative of the fifth generation of the model. This crossover SUV going through a complete redesign. The last time was only beautified in 2015. Compared to its competitors, the CR-V SUV is mildly began to lag behind. Ford has significantly improved the Escape model. The new Toyota RAV4 have with what to be proud of. For this reason, Honda wants to improve next-generation CR-V, with elements of the new Civic model.
2018 Honda CR-V Changes
2018 Honda CR-V will be built on the new platform. The vehicle will have larger dimensions than the current. It is expected increase the length of the vehicle by 50 mm. Wheelbase will also be enlarged to 80 mm. Masked test specimens were seen, but they are not much more discover. More specifically, more information about the new generation have made themselves spokesmen Honda company. 2018 CR-V will adopt a new, more sporty look. The biggest changes are expected to the front of the vehicle. Aggressive look grille, and an altered form of lighting groups.
The biggest change is in fact the announcement of 2018 Honda CR-V with three rows of seats and space dedicated to transport seven passengers. This major change has enabled new modular chassis taken from the tenth generation Honda Civic model. Honda will offer a new SUV in the base version with front-wheel drive. All wheel drive system will be available only as an option. Great improvement is expected, and in the interior. Quality materials, sound insulation and modern infotainment system.
Specs and Price of New CR-V 2018
Except the platform, new Honda CR-V will take over and drive units of Civic sedan. The basic offer of drive units will constitute 1.5 L turbo petrol engine with four cylinders and 174 hp. The second engine offered could be a 2.4 L engine with 185 hp and 181 lb-ft of torque. 2018 Honda CR-V Plug-in Hybrid is also a way to do this SUV more efficient and economical model. This version will run 2.0 L four cylinder gas engine with two electric motors. Models with front wheels will have six speed manual gearbox. Honda CR-V 4×4 will be equipped with nine speed automatic transmission.
It is assumed that the price of the new CR-V model will be increased from the current model. Press releases has not been, but are expected in the near future. As well as information when and where will be released 2018 Honda CR-V SUV.