2018 Honda CR-V near Iowa CityView Inventory
When the CR-V was originally offered for sale to SUV shoppers in 1995, it was an SUV that was placed on a Civic's platform. This provided drivers with an exceptional car-like driving experience while also giving them the room of a spacious SUV. The new 2018 Honda CR-V has been dramatically improved in comparison to the 2017 model. Some of the more notable changes include an enhanced engine for improved power behind the wheel and a redesigned dashboard. At Brad Deery Honda serving West Burlington Cedar Rapids Iowa City, you can get to know more about these changes during your test drive.
2018 Honda CR-V's Exterior
When you view the new 2018 model, you will notice that the exterior design has not been dramatically altered. The primary changes are that the wheelbase is longer and that the vehicle has more clearance underneath it. With ten exterior colors to choose from, you can easily make this SUV your own with customization. The automaker also has given this vehicle 18-inch alloy wheels with all-season tires. LED headlights, a fin-like antenna, sculpted panels and an eye-catching grille also accentuate the exterior. Brad Deery Honda serving West Burlington Cedar Rapids Iowa City is the place to go when you are ready to test drive this SUV and to admire its gorgeous exterior design in person.
2018 Honda CR-V's Interior
This 2018 SUV has a roomy, stylish interior that gives you ample seating space for five passengers, and it also boasts an exceptional amount of cargo space that rivals that of larger SUVs. The revamped dashboard in the new model provides you with a modern look with an updated touchscreen that is made more functional with a turn knob. The instrumentation cluster is also digitally enhanced. Some of the trim levels include heated front seats with 12-way power adjustments and rear USB charging ports. All trim levels are well-appointed with an extensive range of features that you can see in person when you test drive this SUV near Iowa City. You can choose between three interior colors, and cloth is the standard material in lower trims. The 2018 Honda CR-V comes with standard interior features such as six to nine speakers for the satellite radio, speed-sensitive volume control, heated mirrors with turn signals in them, power windows and door locks, a backup camera, audio and cruise control features on the steering wheel, adaptive cruise control and several other features. When you visit the dealership near Iowa City, you will be able to check out the standard features available in all trim levels as well as the optional features that you can add to your new SUV.
2018 Honda CR-V's Mechanical
The CR-V is a vehicle that was designed to perform impressively well on the road, which may be one of the reasons why it is named one of Motor Trend's 2018 SUVs of the year. It includes real-time all-wheel drive operation and a new suspension system to ensure that you have a powerful yet smooth ride. Some of the other notable mechanical features loaded into this newly-redesigned SUV include traction control, front and rear stabilizer bars, a center limited slip differential and a continuously variable automatic transmission. Front-wheel drive is available as standard equipment in some trim levels.
2018 Honda CR-V's Powertrain
These excellent mechanical features are combined with a superior powertrain to impressive drivers and passengers as you cruise near Iowa City and surrounding areas. For all trim levels except for the LX, a turbocharged engine is available as an upgraded option. This powerful engine is designed to improve your driving experience while still maintaining impressive fuel economy. The standard engine for all trim levels is a 1.5-liter gas engine with direct fuel injection. This inline four-cylinder engine gives you 190 horsepower as well as 179 torque. Test driving the different engine options available is a great way to make an accurate comparison and to decide which engine type is right for you.
2018 Honda CR-V's Safety
Honda takes the safety of its drivers and passengers seriously, and it has loaded the new CR-V with a full range of exceptional features, including high-tech safety features for superior results. In fact, the Honda Sensing technology gives your new SUV a collision mitigation braking system, a lane keeping assist system, adaptive cruise control with low-speed follow and a road departure mitigation system. Some of the other safety features available in all trim levels this year include solid rear disc brakes, front ventilated disc brakes, adjustable head rests, emergency braking assistance, four-wheel ABS, a three-point rear center seatbelt, rear door child safety locks, rear row child safety seat latches, a pre-collision and post-collision safety system, daytime LED running lights, fog lights, a remote anti-theft alarm system and more. The NHTSA has given this new Honda SUV a five-star overall safety rating. The vehicle also received the highest possible scores for the five safety tests conducted by the IIHS.
You understandably have high expectations when you are shopping for a new SUV. The 2018 Honda CR-V boasts excellent updates in comparison to last year’s model that makes it an SUV to take a closer look at today. Your salesperson at Brad Deery Honda serving West Burlington Cedar Rapids Iowa City can tell you more about all of the updates in the new model as well as the various options available upon request. Once you experience all that this new SUV offers, you may be able to easily make a great buying decision.