Significant improvement and major changes for the 2016 Honda CR-V SUV model should not be expected. The current model, the 2015 Honda CR-V, was restyled and passed through a mid-cycle update. Model for 2016 MY will offer customers a new engine as an option. In addition, the vehicle will offer an expanded list of standard and optional features. Presentation to European audience, is expected at Motor Show in Geneva in early 2015. However, without any fanfare and great spectacle. Specifically, Honda offers an identical model as the model for 2015 MY.
Model for the European market and the model for the US market are mainly differentiated by offering powertrain. In addition, European customers are demanding, so the list of equipment and systems for these customers, is little more specific. Design, 2016 Honda CR-V models, will be the same as the design of the current model. This includes a new design front grille, restyled as parts of of the vehicle, front and rear. A special, sporty look of the vehicle, round out the new wheels and new design mirrors. Such improvement of design, impact on improved aerodynamics of the vehicle. The end result is reduced fuel consumption.
2016 Honda CR-V Engines
As a proof of quality, the current model is awarded as Motor Trend’s Sport/Utility of the Year. The new model will continue where it left off current model. Without much change and large investments, 2016 Honda CR-V, will arrive at the market. Honda company believes in this model. The fact that the company does not change and do not extend the range of engines, with each new model, is proof of quality, efficiency and cost-effectiveness. EarthDreams technology and reliable DOHC engines are a great combination. 2016 CR-V will retain 2.4 L four-cylinder DOHC engine with direct injection. It is promoted, and delivers standard 185 hp, but its torque is increased from 163 to 181 lb.-ft. For the European market, the company is preparing a new engine. It is a 1.5 L engine with turbo compressor. This engine should replace the 2.0 L i-VTEC engine. Recall that, for the same market, the company introduced a version of the 1.6 L diesel engine. That was the big hit, because the model with this engine has an average fuel consumption of 4.3 l/100 km. Also, as a standard for all versions is CVT.
Price of 2016 Honda CR-V
2016 Honda CR-V will be sold on the US market, with four different trim levels. In all trim levels, the customer can choose the variant with 2WD or AWD. In relation to the trim level, are different prices of the vehicle. It is assumed that the price of the model for MY 2016, will be the same price as the current model. To model with LX trim level and 2WD, should be set aside $ 23.320, while with AWD version costs $ 24.570. Model with EX trim level and 2WD costs $ 25.420, while with AWD price is $ 26.670. CR-V EX-L 2WD costs $ 28.020, while the CR-V EX-L AWD costs $ 29.270. The model with the best equipment package is 2016 Honda CR-V Touring. For the version with 2WD, should be set aside $ 31.520, while the 2016 Honda CR-V Touring AWD costs $ 32.770.