Customary security options of the brand new Honda CR-V embrace a brand new Honda Sensing security and driver-assistive expertise with a wide-view digital camera and radar, next-gen entrance airbags, and rear side-impact and knee airbags.
Honda introduced in an announcement the debut of the 2023 CR-V, providing a extra superior 4th-generation hybrid-electric system. CR-V hybrid models will symbolize about 50% of gross sales for this Sixth technology, a key step within the Honda electrification technique, in accordance with the assertion. The 2023 CR-V is launching this summer time, with the Hybrid mannequin launching later within the yr.
CR-V is out there in 4 trim ranges, together with the hybrid-powered CR-V Sport and Sport Touring, with 247 lb.-ft of torque from the brand new technology two-motor hybrid system.
“As America’s outright best-selling SUV of the previous 25 years the Honda CR-V has performed a vital function in our previous, however what’s important concerning the all-new CR-V is the essential function it can play in our future — with the CR-V hybrid to symbolize about 50% of gross sales,” stated Mike Kistemaker, assistant vice chairman of Honda gross sales at American Honda within the assertion. “Extra fashionable, extra rugged, extra tech, and extra fun-to-drive, this Sixth technology CR-V can be finest in school in a big section the place that actually issues.”
Key CR-V Features4th-generation two-motor hybrid system (Sport, Sport Touring), including 1,000lb. towing functionality.9-inch HD touchscreen with wi-fi Apple CarPlay & Android Auto compatibility (EX-L and Sport Touring).Customary 7-inch touchscreen with Apple CarPlay & Android Auto compatibility (EX and Sport)Up to date 1.5L turbo engine (EX, EX-L).Retuned actual time all-wheel drive with clever management.New hill descent management.New snow driving mode.Customary Honda sensing system with new wide-view digital camera and radar, plus new Visitors Jam Help (TJA), low-speed braking management, and Visitors Signal Recognition system (TSR).Subsequent-gen entrance airbags with commonplace knee and rear passenger side-impact airbags.
The CR-V Sport and Sport Touring function a brand new 4th-generation two-motor hybrid-electric system with refined 2.0L Atkinson cycle 4-cylinder engine that provides direct gas injection and is mated to a pair of electrical motors that at the moment are mounted side-by-side. This new configuration permits for using a bigger propulsion motor with elevated torque output. Mixed system output is 2041 hp (a 3 hp improve, ISO web), whereas the traction-motor peak torque rises to 247 lb.-ft. of torque (up 15 lb.-ft.).
The up to date 1.5-liter turbo engine and 190 horsepower (SAE web at 6,000 rpm). Enhancements embrace a brand new high-efficiency, high-response turbocharger and 4-2 exhaust port cylinder head that assist the 4-cylinder engine keep peak energy over a broader vary of rpm. Its torque peak of 179 lb.-ft. additionally arrives 300-rpm earlier, from 1,700-5,000 rpm, bettering response.
The brand new Sixth-generation CR-V can be inbuilt three crops in North America, together with the East Liberty Auto Plant in Ohio, the Indiana Auto Plant, and Honda of Canada Mfg. Since 2006, Honda has produced about 5 million CR-Vs in North America, with roughly half of these constructed within the U.S.