The fifth generation of Honda’s highly popular SUV model CR-V will soon be on the market in the new iteration. 2018 Honda CR-V is a completely redesigned model in relation to the current. A certain amount of change has been through almost every vehicle segment. The new platform, dimensions, exterior and interior, as well as new power units have the same unified goal. New Honda CR-V should be closer to the brand’s largest model in the range, which is Honda Pilot.
On the European market 2018 CR-V will be available in early 2018. In the US market, the presentation of the new generation and its release will take place during 2017. Knowingly and willingly, fans of CR-V SUV expect the new price. Redesign and changes will affect the publication of the previous price range. Especially when it comes to the 2018 Honda CR-V Hybrid, and model with a third row of seats.
2018 Honda CR-V Changes
On the new platform, the new Honda CR-V 2018 will have a longer wheelbase. It will now amount to 106.3 inches. Vehicle length is 2 inches larger in comparison to the current model. New modular chassis is taken from the tenth generation Honda Civic model. It is intended for vehicles with AWD. In addition to the increased dimensions, the platform has enabled the redesign of the exterior.
Honda’s designers have decided that the new generation MPV features fail to appear. They are ubiquitous in earlier generations. Now on the first target, is sporty design. Aggressive front of the vehicle, and a redesigned grille new 2018 CR-V SUV give a special character. The vehicle has a longer hood and light clusters modeled on that of the Acura models.
Neither the interior of this SUV is not neglected. For the first time since this model has on offer Honda has decided to offer it in a version with a third row of seats. Now this “luxury” is possible thanks to the new platform. 2018 Honda CR-V with third row seats will be only an option and not as a standalone model. Quality materials for making the interior is better. Upgraded the systems and technology is better equipped vehicle. The new infotainment system is part of the standard package. Honda is even said that the 2018 CR-V much better insulated from noise and outside influences than current models.
Six-speed manual transmission and FWD, is what will offer the base model 2018 Honda CR-V. Propulsion units that constitute the offer of two gasoline engines and one diesel. The new engine offered is a four-cylinder 1.5 L turbo gasoline engine with 174 horsepower. Offer should be refreshed and revised 2.0 L petrol engine and the diesel engine of 1.6-liter. 2018 CR-V Hybrid will find something later on offer. The hybrid system will likely make up 2.0 L engine combined with two electric motors. Complete specifications will be available nearer the day of presentation.