The Honda CR-V is the best-selling SUV on the global market with more than 9 million sales, and the new model is going to be even better. The brand-new Honda CR-V will come in four different trims called Comfort, Elegance, Executive and Exclusive. Some of the parts such as LED fog lights, running boards, cross bars and door visors will be available, while the new car can be bought in five color options.
The starting price of the entry-level Comfort is R422,900 whereas the top-dog Exclusive reaches R626,900 in Malaysia.
Exterior and Dynamic
The new CR-V will have a distinctive exterior design which makes the car look sleeker and more aggressive, while some of the aerodynamic tweaks will improve the fuel efficiency slightly. The Honda stands out in the crowd thanks to the LED taillight clusters which are linked by a chrome garnish strip and rear skid plate. Thanks to the large windows and particular design, the visibility from the cabin is outstanding.
Updated and Roomy Cabin
The engineers installed some additional features inside the cabin, and all the controls are easily accessible. The digital instrument cluster provides useful information related to your journey, while on the door panels and dashboard the Japanese carmaker used soft touch materials, which contribute to the quality of the car. You can adjust the driver’s seat while the electronic memory can record two programmable settings for support and ultimate driving pleasure. The interior is safe and quiet, and you will enjoy driving the CR-V even to remote destinations.
Honda introduced a full-color TFT driver information interface which is located just ahead of the driver so that you don’t take your eyes off the road. The display is dominated by a graph-type rev counter and a digital speedometer. Furthermore, you can find the 7-inch infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
Functions such as GPS navigation and voice-controlled search are standard, but many other apps will be there for you during your trip. Two USB ports, HDMI port, and a 12V power outlet are integrated into the center console, but there are two extra USB ports fitted at the back. For your convenience, Honda installed a dual-zone climate control, and you can adjust driver and passenger airflow as well as temperatures individually.
You are getting a high level of safety in the new Honda CR-V as each feature works seamlessly with others for constant support the driver needs. The Honda Sensing Suite is incorporated, and it includes lane keeping assist system, adaptive cruise control, rear camera, front and rear parking sensors, collision mitigation braking system, active cornering lights, etc.