2017 Honda CR-V vs Toyota RAV4

2017 Honda CRV vs. 2017 Toyota RAV4

Are you in search of a compact SUV? If so, you have probably come across the 2017 Honda CRV and 2017 Toyota Rav4. Although both vehicles are impressive, the 2017 Honda CRV is the smarter choice for a variety of reasons that are listed below.

Power and Efficiency

When you compare the power and fuel efficiency details on the 2017 Honda CRV and 2017 Toyota Rav4, you will find that the CRV is the more powerful and gas-friendly option. Powered by a 2.4L four-cylinder engine, the CRV can produce 184 horsepower and 180 Ib-ft of torque. With the standard front-wheel drive and continuously variable transmission, the EPA estimated fuel economy numbers for the CRV are 26 mpg in the city and 32 mpg on the highway.

The 2017 Toyota Rav4 is equipped with a 2.5L four-cylinder engine that can generate 176 hp and 172 Ib-ft of torque and has a fuel efficiency of only 23 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway when paired with the standard front-wheel drive and six-speed automatic transmission.

Cabin and Cargo Space

If cabin and cargo space are important to you then the CRV will exceed your expectations. It offers 105.9 cubic feet of passenger space and 39.2 cubic feet of cargo space behind the rear seats. The Rav4 trails behind the CRV when it comes to cabin and cargo space as it only offers 102 cubic feet of passenger space and 38.4 cubic feet of cargo space.

Visit Lejeune Honda Cars Today

We could go on and on about why the 2017 Honda CRV is superior to the 2017 Toyota Rav4 but we'd rather you find out for yourself by stopping into Lejeune Honda Cars for a test-drive.

Contact Us