A 2018 CRV will come soon with new diesel engine options. It comes with new outlook exterior and even better interior. With all these features, it competes with several vehicles such as Toyota RaV4, Subaru Forster, Ford Escape, Nissan Rouge, Mazda CX-5, Chevrolet Equinox, and Hyundai Tucson. This following paragraph will give you information about the 2018 model.
The Engine Spec for 2018 Model
We can say that the new diesel engine for 2018 CRV is the significant changes from Honda. As the fifth generation, the 2018 model will introduce some new diesel engine options. Actually, there are four version of diesel engine you can choose such as 2.0 S CVT, V Diesel, S Diesel, and SX Diesel AWD. Moreover, the engine option will give you enough power with next generation engine option such as 1.6-liter turbo-diesel which can produce power until 158 horsepower and 350Nm of torque. There is not only diesel engine, if you like to choose a petrol-powered engine then it is also available for you. It comes with nice 2.4-liter naturally aspirated inline four. This gives you nice power with 190 horsepower. All those engines will complete with an automatic gearbox. The petrol engine comes with special 10 speed automatic transmission while the diesel option will come with nine-speed automatic provided.
2018 Model Redesign Overview
We cannot say that it is a significant change, yet the 2018 model will come with nice and special outlook. It comes with more sophisticated appearance including angle headlights, a special hexagonal grille and chrome inserts all around the car. You will find nice full-LED headlight including LED daytime running lights. Impressive feature such as High Beam Support System, panoramic sunroof, power tailgate and rain-sensing wipers are all available in the SX AWD trim. Both exterior and interior are having nice and new look, even the interior is much better than the previous model. All of us know that the CRV comes with 7 seats as the standard model, but it also has a 7-inch infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto Support, a Surround Audio System, and soft-touch material.
The Price and Release Date
We hope to see the CRV in the end of 2017 year or at least early 2018. We do not know exactly when the official release dates yet because the manufacturer does not tell it. With those kind of feature, the 2018 CRV price is about $25,000 and $35,000 for the higher version.