2023 Honda CR-V: The Perfect Family SUV
The 2023 Honda CR-V is a popular choice for families looking for a reliable and spacious vehicle with capacity and power for every life adventure. With a spacious interior and a variety of convenient features, the Honda CR-V is a great option for families with kids of all ages. As a brand-new iteration of this popular model, The 2023 Honda CR-V boasts a fully redesigned exterior, improved interiors, more powerful and fuel-efficient engines, and enhanced safety features. Learn more about the CR-V below, and order yours at Cambridge Centre Honda today!
The 2023 Honda CR-V has undergone a significant exterior redesign and boasts improved interiors, using higher quality materials and offering enhanced practicality for Cambridge drivers. This compact SUV is now 2.7-in. longer than the previous version, with a 1.6-in. longer wheelbase and an additional 0.4-in. in width, resulting in a more spacious cabin for all occupants.
Seating has also been enhanced in the 2023 CR-V, with body-stabilizing front seats and power adjustment for both front seats. Rear seating offers 8 angles of revline and a 60/40 split for improved cargo capacity. Speaking of cargo capacity, the 2023 CR-V has a capacity of 36.3 cu-ft., which expands to 76.5 cubic feet with the rear seats completely folded down.
The 2023 CR-V offers enhanced connectivity that make this SUV exceed modern expectations.7-inch digital instrument cluster and a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system come standard, while an available 9-inch touchscreen upgrade is on the higher-tier trims. For device charging, the center console has a designated spot where you can keep two phones next to a USB-A and a USB-C charging port, both of which are illuminated. Additionally, the Sport and Touring trims feature two illuminated USB-C charging ports for rear seat passengers.
In the latest CR-V, Honda has made significant changes to the engine lineup. The Sport and Sport Touring trims now come standard with a new 2.0-liter, 4-cylinder Atkinson cycle hybrid engine paired with two electric motors, producing 204 horsepower and 247 lb-ft of torque. Honda claims that this system has been refined to provide a smoother driving experience compared to the previous generation CR-V hybrid. This engine also enables the CR-V to have a towing capacity of up to 1,000 pounds for the first time. The EX and EX-L trims have an updated 1.5-liter turbocharged gasoline engine that produces 190 horsepower and 179 lb-ft of torque and is paired with a CVT automatic transmission.
Honda has improved the engine and transmission combination to reduce noise and vibration. All grades of the new CR-V are available with a revised all-wheel-drive system, with the Sport Touring having it as standard. This system is enhanced further by the ability to direct up to 50% of the engine’s torque to the rear wheels, as well as the new Hill Descent Control feature. Furthermore, the CR-V has four driving modes (Normal/Sport/Snow/ECON) that adjust the vehicle’s dynamics based on the driving conditions.
Test Drive the New CR-V in Cambridge
Find the 2023 CR-V available to test drive today at Cambridge Centre Honda. Give us a call to schedule your visit at our Cambridge-area dealership location. Serving Cambridge, Kitchener, and Guelph, we offer all you need when it comes to Honda sales, service & vehicle repair, automotive financing, and more. Visit our Cambridge location today, and test drive the CR-V model.