2018 Honda CR-V Redesign and Release

All have already been know, in relation to the new, fifth-generation Honda’s fantastic SUV model CR-V. With plenty of changes and improvements, 2018 Honda CR-V will be available in late 2017. Then it will be available to customers in the US market. On the market of Europe, the new Honda CR-V will arrive in early 2018, and the first in the UK market.

According to published information, the 2018 CR-V will be considerably closer to larger Honda SUV model that will be very similar size as the Honda Pilot. Last time, this model has undergone a facelift in 2015, but redesign, which expects 2018 model, will be an attempt to put the model ahead of the competition.

2018 Honda CR-V Changes

The changes introduced by the new model, will affect the entire vehicle. 2018 Honda CR-V gets a new platform, larger size, changed the exterior and interior design, upgraded systems and functions, an improved transmission, and new powertrains.

As for the platform, the next-generation model supposed to share a platform with the tenth generation Civic model. This new modular chassis allows adaptation AWD system, as well as the increase in wheelbase. 2018 Honda CR-V will have a wheelbase of 106.3 inches. In addition, the length of the vehicle will be higher by about 2 inches. All this will lead to more space inside the vehicle.

2018 Honda CR-V redesign

With larger dimensions, the new generation gets a revised exterior design. 2018 Honda CR-V adopted sportier look, with larger, more aggressive front grille. Also, the hood will be longer and differently designed. The new model will have MPV elements, as is the case with the current model. According to all indications, 2018 model will get a new form of lighting groups, which are from the Acura models.

The interior of the vehicle will be enhanced and modernized, too. Quality materials, improved production and greater comfort, will characterized interior of the new Honda CR-V SUV. With quality materials, there is a better insulation from noise and outside influences, as well as new infotainment system. Also, the 2018 CR-V will offer a version with three rows of seats, which will attract a larger number of customers, who are oriented toward this concept vehicles.

2018 CR-V Engine Specs

The redesigned exterior, upgraded interior, new platform and offer three-row version, not all, as Honda has prepared for a new generation CR-V. List of improvements and changes to be added, and the expansion range of powertrains.

2018 Honda CR-V should receive the four-cylinder 1.5-liter turbo gasoline engine with 174 horsepower. With this engine, the offer should be refreshed and the revised 2.0-liter petrol engine and the diesel engine of 1.6-liter. In addition to the version with various gasoline and diesel engines, the offer should be found and the 2018 Honda CR-V Hybrid model. Unfortunately, there is still no official information about the hybrid system, which will run this model. However, there are some speculations about a possible hybrid powertrain specification. It could consist of 2.0-liter 4-cylinder gasoline engine with two electric motors.

According to information available, the next-generation Honda CR-V SUV will use a manual six-speed transmission and FWD. This combination is reserved for the base version of the model, while for versions with higher trim levels will be available AWD and nine-speed automatic transmission.

2018 Honda CR-V Price

Redesign and changes will not affect the increase in the price of a new generation of models. However, the version with three rows of seats, as well as a hybrid version of the new 2018 Honda CR-V SUV, could to jump from the price range of the current model.

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