The 2017 Honda CR-V has undergone overhaul in terms of design and engineering. The fifth iteration on the bestselling SUV of America just hit the shelves, or showrooms rather, last Wednesday. The suggested base retail price can go as low as $24,000.
The said US favorite SUV is packed with features and performance enhancements, making the Honda CR-V one of Car and Driver Magazine's top 10 Best Trucks and SUVs for 2017. It boasts sophisticated and brand new styling.
2017 Honda CR-V: Interior Features
On top of that, the 2017 Honda CR-V boasts off its being spacious which complements its premium quality interiors. This generation of CR-V is also the first one to be installed with a turbocharged engine. A plethora of new features, tech, connectivity, convenience, and comfort also comes with the package.
The recent platform architecture, which is currently "all-new", focuses on the highest quality levels and driving perfection in its category. This includes premium cabin sound-proofing, precise steering, perfect body control, and ride comfort.
The 2017 CR-V also boosts the standards for interior improvement, utility, and top features in the world of compact SUVs. The spacious cabin features significantly upgraded materials all throughout the interior, featuring a new soft-touch panel. Properly stitched seats are also an eye-candy. It also features a driver information interface installed on the center, adding more plus features for aesthetics.
2017 Honda CR-V: Connectivity, Audio
The 2017 CR-V offers up-to-date in-vehicle connectivity and sound performance by introducing its new generation of innovative technologies. A7-inch touchscreen Display Audio interface powered by Android is now complemented by a physical volume knob which is more preferable to drivers as opposed to using the touch screen for lowering or raising the decibels. The system also features the new Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System built with the experts' help at Garmin.
The Display Audio system is also compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. This would give the 2017 Honda CR-V an edge over the others as users will have seamless integration with their choice of smartphone features and functions.
2017 Honda CR-V: Key Features
Some of the key features for the 2017 Honda CR-V will include remote engine start, heated side mirrors, dual-zone climate controls, Electric Parking Brake, four-way power adjustments in the front seats, and a couple of rear USB charging ports. The driver's seat also has an eight-way power adjustment with a 4-way power lumbar support.
With all the award-winning features of the 2017 Honda CR-V, it would just be a matter of time before it becomes a trend on the compact SUV category. Below is one of its latest video reviews: