2017 Honda CRV – Changes, Engine, Hybrid

Another great model from Honda is coming in 2017. New 2017 Honda CRV will soon be ready to take the compact crossover market and face its competition.

EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR

Although the new CRV will not feature any groundbreaking changes, we will definitely see some nice improvements that will make this model more attractive and more comfortable. Both 16-inch and 18-inch wheels are expected to be offered. We can also expect to see some drop in weight, which should improve the fuel efficiency and the overall performance of the new model. Some of the improved features that will be seen from the outside include a redesigned grille, chrome bumper and new headlights. More changes will be seen inside the cabin of the new 2017 Honda CRV. It will now be able to accommodate up to seven passengers. The design of the interior, including the dashboard and infotainment system, will be borrowed from HR-V model. We can also expect to see many great high-tech features that will further improve the safety level of the new model.

2017 Honda CRV front view

2017 HONDA CRV ENGINE

Nothing has been confirmed yet about the engine of the new 2017 Honda CRV and all we can do at this point is speculate. Honda will probably offer a few engines to choose from. One of the options will most likely be a 1.6-liter diesel engine that will be capable of delivering around 118 horsepower and will come with a front-wheel drive system as a standard. The second option might be a 1.8-liter 4-cylinder unit that will be able to produce 141 horsepower and 127 lb-ft of torque. Other possible options include a 2.2-liter diesel and a 1.5-liter VTEC turbo engine that will deliver up to 200 horsepower. Honda might also offer a hybrid version of their new model which will be a great option for anyone prioritizing great fuel economy.

2017 Honda CRV interior

RELEASE DATE AND EXPECTED PRICE

There is still not any official information about the release date and price of the new 2017 Honda CRV. However, new model will probably hit the market sometimes in 2017. We can also expect to see a slight increase in price. It should be anywhere between $25,000 and $34,000, depending on the trim level.

2017 Honda CRV back view

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