New 2020 Honda CR-V vs Toyota Rav4

New 2020 Honda CR-V vs Toyota Rav4

When it comes to a high-performance crossover, the Honda CR-V is a cut above the others in its class, such as the Toyota Rav4. The 2020 Honda CR-V delivers a stronger performance as well as superior safety features, technology and space within the vehicle itself. Both the interior and the exterior of the CR-V outshines the competition, just like Castle Honda near Morton Grove, IL, the best place to find and purchase your new 2020 Honda CR-V.

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New 2020 Honda CR-V vs Toyota Rav4

  • Performance
    New 2020 Honda CR-V vs Toyota Rav4 Performance

    The 2020 Honda CR-V utilizes a highly efficient 1.5 liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine. The 2020 Toyota RAV4 on the other hand offers a bulker 2.5-liter non-turbocharged engine. Slightly more horsepower is offered by the 2020 Toyota RAV4s much larger engine, but not much. Both vehicles also have nearly identical fuel economies in both front wheel drive at Up to 28 city / 34 highway miles per gallon and All-wheel drive at Up to 27 city / 32 highway miles per gallons for most trims of the 2020 Honda CR-V and 2020 Toyota RAV4. One major distinction is that the Honda CR-V uses a trend setting CVT transmission whereas the Toyota RAV4 still uses a more traditional 8 speed automatic transmission.

    • Honda CR-V 1.5L 4cylinder Turbo
    • Toyota RAV4 2.5L
    • Both achieve Up to 28 city / 34 highway mpg
    • CVT transmission
    • RAV4 8-Speed automatic

    MPG based on 2020 EPA mileage estimates. Used for comparison purposes only. Actual mileage will vary.

  • Technology
    New 2020 Honda CR-V vs Toyota Rav4 Technology

    The infotainment technologies on both vehicles are quite similar. Both offer Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ compatibility. Each has large touchscreens with the CR-V offering up to 7 inches and up to 8 from the RAV4. They also each offer massive audio systems with 9 speaker system available from Honda and 11 speaker system offered in the RAV4.

    • CR-V – 9 Speaker system available
    • CR-V – Up to 7-inch touchscreen
    • Apple CarPlay®
    • Android Auto™
  • Safety
    New 2020 Honda CR-V vs Toyota Rav4 Safety Features

    Each vehicle has its own set of safety systems. For the 2020 Honda CR-V this is Honda Sensing® Driver and Safety Technologies. The 2020 Toyota RAV4 utilizes Toyota Safety Sense 2.0®, Toyota’s latest version of their safety suite. One major safety feature the 2020 Honda CR-V offers over the 2020 Toyota RAV4 is the Road Departure Mitigation System. Many other safety features are shared by both vehicles. For example, both have systems to assist in slowing the car prior to imminent collisions, the 2020 RAV4 with its Pre-Collision system with Pedestrian detection and the 2020 Honda CR-V with its Collision Mitigation Braking System™. While they both have other great safety features, the 2020 Toyota RAV4 compromises in areas where the 2020 Honda CR-V does not.

    • Honda Sensing®
    • Toyota Safety Sense 2.0®
    • CR-V offers Road Departure Mitigation System
    • Collision reduction features in both makes
  • Interior
    New 2020 Honda CR-V vs Toyota Rav4 Interior

    The interiors of the vehicles are another set of areas where the 2020 Honda CR-V outshines the Toyota RAV4. One of the main functions of a sport utility vehicle is plentiful room for passengers and cargo. The max cargo volume of the 2020 Honda CR-V is 4 cubic feet greater than the 2020 Toyota RAV4. The exception is the most spacious LX trim of the Honda CR-V which offers 7 more cubic feet of interior space than the Toyota RAV4. The Honda CR-V also offers more comfort across the trim levels with heated front seats with the exception of the CR-V LE trim. This feature only comes standard on the Toyota RAV4 Limited (optional on a few other trims). The RAV4 is also much more selective about offering heated front seats on only a few trims whereas this is a standard feature on every 2020 Honda CR-V except the base LX trim.

    • 2020 Honda CR-V – 102.9 cubic feet
    • 2020 Toyota RAV4 – 98.9 cubic feet
    • CR-V heated front seats standard on most trims
  • Exterior
    New 2020 Honda CR-V vs Toyota Rav4 Exterior

    Both vehicles have sport styled exteriors giving a bold look. Both the 2020 Honda CR-V as well as the 2020 Toyota RAV4 offer up to 19-inch alloy wheels. The RAV4 and CR-V both offer power heated outside mirrors on many of their trims. Dual-chrome exhaust tips are also available on both the 2020 Honda CR-V and 2020 Toyota RAV4. One feature that is unique to the 2020 Honda CR-V is Smart Entry with Walk Away Auto Lock® that makes sure you never forget to lock your vehicle.

    • 19-inch rims available on both
    • Heated outside mirrors
    • Dual chrome exhaust available on both
    • Honda CR-V Smart Entry with Walk Away Auto Lock®
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    Why Buy from Castle Honda in Morton Grove, IL?

    Castle Honda is a dealership that prioritizes your time and needs first. At Castle Honda, we are committed to giving you premium customer service and serving your Honda interests, whether that be in leasing a Honda, servicing a vehicle, or buying a new vehicle. The new or used Honda that you are searching for is waiting for you at our dealership, and we promise to strive to get you behind the wheel of your favorite vehicle.

    Buying, leasing, or servicing a Honda vehicle is no small matter. We do not take your service lightly, and we endeavor to return your investment in any way we can. Our salesforce members are here for you throughout the entire car-buying journey. Castle Honda is the Morton Grove dealership committed to catering to you.

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