From 1995 when the Japanese automaker Honda introduced the highly-reckoned SUV the Honda CRV, the subject of change and improvement has been the talk of almost each of its fans. In each new generation, Honda makes sure that every tunable area is tuned to ensure that the car can match the present market criteria as well as the desires of its fans. For that reason, as we all look forward for the 2016 Honda CRV, our expectations are that it will be designed to size, shape and style. Its exterior and interior will be redesigned making the car more beautiful and proficient. It will obtain its engine from the 2015 model though coupled with new modifications to make it more efficient and powerful.
2016 Honda CRV Expected Interior and Exterior
Though it’s interior and exterior will be an overhaul from the 2015 model, the new upgrades on the 2016 Honda CRV makes it look better and more convivial than most other newly-designed SUVs out there. Grille design will be all-new making the car look both aggressive and stylish. Alongside the grille, there will be a whole lot of newly designed front bumpers and lights. Inside, a number of changes are also notable. The cabin will be improved, styling advanced while the software functions will be changed.
2016 Honda CRV Engine Options
On the side of engines, 2016 Honda CRV features a list of 3 options one diesel and two petrol-based. The first diesel engine is the 1.6L i-VTEC capable of generating 118 horses and 145 pounds-feet of torque and it is particularly made for the European market. As for the US market, there comes a 2.0L i-VTEC engine that makes 148 horses and 140 pounds-feet of torque. If you prefer going for the petrol-based engines, you can either pick the 2.4 liter 4-cylinder powertrain making 200 horses of power and 220 pounds-feet or the 2.2 petrol engine that makes 155 horses of power and 220 pounds-feet. The fuel economy for the basic model is estimated at 30.2 miles per gallon combined. As for the 2.2L option, its fuel consumption rate is estimated at 23 miles per gallon city and 31 miles per gallon highway. It is designed able to consume 7.6 to 10 liters of petrol in every 100 kilometers. The 2.4L engine is rated at 33.6 miles per gallon combined and consumes 7.1 liters for every 100 kilometers.
Release Date and Estimated Price
The concrete details about the release of price of the 2016 Honda CRV are not yet verified. However, our sources claim that the construction work is likely to end in 2015 after which the SUV will be released in early 2016. We cannot for sure tell the exact price for which this SUV will be offered for but expect that it will either remain at 23,320 dollars or exceed by a small amount.
2016 Honda CRV Changes
The most noticeable changes in the 2016 Honda CRV include but not limited to a restyled grille design, a restyled rear and front design, new headlamps, large stainless steel alloy wheels and a larger body dimensions. The cabin is made larger and equipped with a number of high-tech features including heated seats, cruise control, navigation system and touch screen.