2019 CR-V LX VS Competition
The 2019 Honda CR-V Vs The Competitors
The 2019 CR-V is a stylish and versatile small sports utility vehicle made for adventure and exploration. In fact, it is the perfect vehicle that can be taken for long road trips due to its amazing performance that keeps improving with every new Honda CR-V model.
Here we will compare the Honda CR-V with 2019 Mazda CX-5 GS, 2019 Toyota RAV-4 LE, 2019 Nissan Rogue S and 2019 Hyundai Tucson. All these small utility vehicles are CR-V competitors and it often becomes difficult to select the best amongst them.
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2019 Honda CR-V The Competition: Performance Features & Specifications
Performance wise these five SUVs are highly competitive with more or less similar standard features. But the Honda CR-V has been the largest selling SUV for the last two decades due to its amazing fuel economy. It has a standard turbocharged 1.5 L -16 Valve 4 cylinder engine giving 190 HP and delivering 179 lb-ft of torque which surpasses all CR-V competition.
*Based on PAI Auto Data cumulative sales data for all SUV and CUV models in the industry from 1997 – 2016 CYTD November.
2019 Honda CR-V The Competition: Technology Features
The US market is a very competitive market when it comes to SUVs. The Honda CR-V competition is against a redesigned 2019 Mazda CX-5, Toyota RAV4, Hyundai Tuscan, and Nissan Rogue. The CR-V matches up it its rivals and in fact it is considerably ahead of the other four.
The base model has a 5 inch touchscreen while the EX Trim level and above have a 7 inch touchscreen with standard display Audio multimedia system.
- Apple CarPlay & Android Auto
- Google Maps and Waze
- Bluetooth connectivity
- SiriusXM Radio
- Remote engine start
- Heated seats
2019 Honda CR-V The Competition: Interior Features
The 2019 Honda CR-V has a roomy and comfortable interior just like the previous models with a big cargo area of 39.2 cubic feet behind the second row to 75.8 cubic feet if the rear seat is folded.
Family friendly interiors with ample storage space and wide opening rear doors along with a low cargo lift height makes the CR-V win over the Honda CR-V competition against the Mazda, Tuscan, RAV4 and Rogue S.
- Ample storage space
- Wide opening rear doors
- Low cargo lift height
2019 Honda CR-V The Competition: Exterior Features
The Honda CR-V comes with ten exterior paint colors to choose from. You can select the interior color paint depending on the exterior paint color.
2019 Honda CR-V The Competition: Safety Features
As vehicle safety is of utmost concern the Honda CR-V has impressive safety features that allow it to win the CR-V competition over Mazda, Tuscan, Nissan Rogue & Toyota RAV4.
Honda Sensing is Honda’s premier safety system that includes both active and passive safety technologies like:
- Collision Mitigating Braking System
- Adaptive Cruise Control
- Road Departure Mitigation
- Lane Keep Assistance