Honda launches next generation CR-V

HONDA has lifted the covers off its brand new CR-V, the fifth generation of what it calls its ultimate family SUV, continuing to innovate and deliver more value to the brand’s customers.

Hitting the market at a starting price just over $30,000 for the base VTi model, the new CR-V sits on an all-new platform architecture, which brings with it significantly improved steering precision, ride comfort, body control and cabin quietness.

The 2018 Honda CR-V boasts bold and sophisticated new styling, a more spacious, versatile and premium-quality interior, its first-ever turbocharged petrol engine, and a host of new features and technologies for customers that improve connectivity, comfort and convenience.

- Advertisement -
Suzuki GSX-8R

Honda will provide every customer with a powerful and efficient 140kW VTEC Turbo engine with Earth Dreams Technology and CVT, smart keyless entry, active noise control, dual-zone climate, alloy wheels, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

The new Honda CR-V appears lower and wider on the road, however, the more striking silhouette surrounds an even more spacious and sophisticated interior. And for the first time, Honda CR-V offers a 7-seat version which extends its appeal to growing families.

A long bonnet, longer wheelbase, short rear overhang and new dual exhaust outlets also give the new Honda CR-V a more athletic presence.

The drivetrain underpins new levels of capability on and off-road, with sharper steering, more dynamic handling, stronger braking performance, plus the availability of the latest generation electronically-controlled AWD system.

The 2018 Honda CR-V range will be available in both front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive configurations, with seating for five or seven passengers across a simplified line-up of five grades; VTi (2WD, 5 seat), VTi-S (2WD and AWD, 5 seat), VTi-L (2WD, 7 seat) and VTi-LX (AWD, 5 seat).

Additional new driver-assistive features include adaptive cruise control with low speed follow, lane departure warning, high-beam support, and driver attention monitor.

News Desk
News Desk
The News Desk is the hub of Exhaust Notes Australia. It's from here that our team of writers journalists and photographers bring you the latest happenings from the world of motoring.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Social Media

- Advertisment -
2022 Aprilia Tuono 660

Hottest Reviews

- Advertisment -
2022 Aprilia Tuono 660

Trending Now

- Advertisment -
BMW S 1000 RR Launch


Sign up for our newsletter and get the latest car and motorbike news and reviews, in your inbox, every week.

We don’t spam! Read our privacy policy for more info.

- Advertisment -
Honda CB750 Hornet
- Advertisment -
BMW S 1000 RR Launch