Both the 2016 Honda CR-V and the 2016 Toyota RAV4 are great models, but several elements have a significant variance. Regarding space, the RAV4 is wide, but it cannot beat the Honda CR-V in performance. The Honda CR-V exceptions are in its continuously variable transmissions that make the model perform significantly better than the RAV4.
Performance of Honda CR-V and Toyota RAV4
The capacity of the RAV4 engine is high but limited with its horsepower ability. For the 2016 CR-V, the horsepower performance is 185@6400 while the RAV4 goes for 176@6000. Smoothness in the CR-V is through its breaking and suspension qualities. In that, the model has the towing pre-wiring accessory set right. The quality is missing with the RAV4.
CR-V versus Toyota RAV4 Economic Qualities
The CR-V will save the driver a lot of money considering its fuel economy ability that is estimated at 33 MPG*. The RAV4 is at 30. Mainly considering the value of the two models the amount of money spent on the Honda CRV is absolutely worth it, specifically when you take in to account how well Honda Models hold there value over the life of the vehicle.
Safety and Security for both 2016 CR-V and the RAV4
Many features of the CR-V have received a 5-star rating after the various tests; that, we cannot say with the RAV4. For example, the CR-V’s Front driver crash test is rated 5 while the RAV4 is 4. The overall crash safety rating for the CR-V is 4. It proves that the model has the driver and the passengers in safe hands. The 2016 Honda CR-V is also entertaining and more comfortable with its MP3 players, CD player and an anti-theft stereo. For safety and entertainment, the CR-V is definitely on the front row. The CR-V is more entertaining, and it is great steps ahead with the stereo system features than the RAV4. It is a model that favors the economic capacity and the comfort of the owner.
It is easy to see how some people may see these two SUV’s as being very similar, but when you get down the the details, the 2016 Honda CR-V wins over the RAV4 in a photo finish!
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*Based on EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.