Honda CRV Review

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A phenomenal success on debut in the 90s is quite enough introduction for the present day Honda CR-V. The 2009 Honda CR-V is available in 8 interesting trims namely the LX 2WD 5-Speed AT, LX 4WD 5-Speed AT, EX 2WD 5-Speed AT, EX 4WD 5-Speed AT, the EX-L 2WD 5-Speed AT, the EX-L 4WD 5-Speed AT, EX-L 2WD 5-Speed AT with Navigation System, and finally, the EX-L 4WD 5-Speed AT with Navigation System. All trims have 2.4 liter 4-cylinder engines that deliver 177 hp, making the car a good choice for normal commuting needs. A carryover from the 2008 model, the 2009 Honda CR-V is mated to a neat five-speed automatic transmission (with overdrive).

The very affordable 2009 Honda CR-V could be yours for an MSRP of about Rs. 17.15 to Rs. 19.72 Lakhs, based on the trim you choose. This compact family SUV has a reasonably satisfying maximum towing capacity of about 1500 lb. the car-style chassis won’t help much for off-road driving, but the Honda CR-V doesn’t disappoint in terms of pricing or fuel economy. This 4-door, 5-passenger SUV is more than a car. It is designed practically enough to satisfy the requirements of customers desiring something bigger than just a car.

Dual-zone automatic climate control, power driver seat and many other impressive features adorn the 2009 Honda CR-V. This is a safe family vehicle with an array of facilities like traction control, ABS, side airbags, curtain-side airbags, and anti skid system. Moon roof, key less entry and many other features as well as options are available for the 2009 Honda CR-V.

You won’t have any room for complaint because this model is good in most aspects. Of course, it is not a mean monster on the roads, but you can’t deny that the CR-V has what it takes to sell well in the demanding market.

Its great looks, sturdy exterior, safety features and smooth drive make it a favorite with men as well as women. It is spacious and has great legroom and that make it very popular among the customers.

If you are looking for a family car that oozes luxury, comfort and sportiness then Honda CR-V is the car for you. It will sure turn a few heads wherever you go.

Honda CRV Prices

Model Mumbai Delhi Chennai
Honda CR-V 2.0 17.15 17.67 17.2
Honda CR-V 2.4 18.4 18.98 18.45
Honda CR-V 2.4 AT 19.1 19.72 19.15

Honda CRV Mileage, Fuel Economy

Model City Highway Overall
Honda CR-V 2.0 8.9 15.9 10.67
Honda CR-V 2.4 8.3 15.7 10.1
Honda CR-V 2.4 AT NA NA NA

Honda CRV Specifications, Honda CRV Specs

DIMENSIONS & WEIGHTS
Dimensions: 4530 (L) x 1820 (W) x 1680 (H) (mm)
Wheelbase: 2620
Treads front / rear: 1565 (F) / 1565 (R) (mm)
Mini. Ground Clearance: 185 mm
Turning Radius: 5.54m
Fuel Tank Capacity: 58ltrs

ENGINE
Engine Type: i-VTEC, 2.0L (2.0L 2WD), i-VTEC, 2.4L (2.4L Realtime 4WD )
Engine Configuration: 4 Stroke, Spark Ignition, Gasoline, 4 Cylinder
Fuel System: PGM-FI (Programmed Fuel Injection)
Displacement(cc): 1997 (2.0L 2WD), 2354 (2.4L Realtime 4WD )

TRANSMISSION
Manual (MT): 6 Forward,1 Reverse (6 MT)
Automatic (AT): 5-Speed (5 AT)

DRIVE
Drive System: 2WD, RealTime 4WD

SUSPENSION
Front Suspension: MacPherson Strut, Coil Spring, Torsion Anti-Roll Bar
Rear Suspension: Double Wishbone, Coil Spring, Torsion Anti-Roll Bar

BRAKES
Front Brake: Ventilated Discs Type
Rear Brake: Discs Type

TYRES & WHEELS
Tyre Size: 225/65 R 17 102 T (Radial, Tubeless)
Wheel Size: 17 x 6.5 J


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  1. I have a Honda CR-V 2.4 (2007 make)which gives me an Overall mileage of 6.5 km/ltr.
    How can I get more from my vehicle. Please advice.

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