Metro Milwaukee drivers are sure to love how they feel behind the wheel of the 2017 Honda CR-V. Although it’s priced affordably at just $24,045 MSRP for 2WD LX models,* this celebrated compact SUV is remarkably spacious, and what’s more, it comes standard with technology and connectivity features that are absent on many of its closest competitors. With so many advantages, it’s no wonder that the writers at Motortrend are asking the question that’s already on everyone’s mind: “Is this Honda’s Next Best Seller?” We think you’ll have your answer once you’ve taken it for a test drive. In the meantime, get a sense of what the CR-V’s interior is offering by reading our breakdown below!
The 2017 Honda CR-V certainly isn’t the largest SUV on the road today, but its interior has been designed to offer tons of passenger volume and cargo space. The CR-V’s baseline LX trim offers 105.9 cubic feet of seating space, and with all five seats upright, 39.2 cubic feet of cargo storage. Moreover, every CR-V comes standard with an easy fold-down 60/40-split rear seat, and that means you’ll be able to access up to 75.8 cubic feet of cargo volume with just a few simple movements! Here, we’ve detailed just a few of the CR-V’s luxurious comfort features, sure to add considerable enjoyment to each of your journeys. When all is said and done, this smartly styled SUV feels much more open and inviting than its competitors.
Leather Appointments: In both EX-L and Touring models, the 2017 Honda CR-V comes standard with a leather-trimmed interior, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, and a leather-wrapped shift knob.
Heated Front Seats: You’re sure to appreciate the CR-V’s heated front seats once the weather starts to cool down again! This feature is offered standard on every trim level except for the baseline LX.
Dual Zone Automatic Climate Control: The LX’s standard automatic climate control is upgraded to dual-zone automatic climate control in the EX trim and above. With this feature, front- and rear-seated passengers will both be able to ride in the environment that best accommodates them.
No modern vehicle is complete without its own suite of advanced technology features, but the 2017 Honda CR-V is in a league of its own! This compact SUV comes loaded with a vast array of technology, convenience, audio, and connectivity features! Once you’ve learned how each of them works, there’s very little that you can’t accomplish while you’re on the move. We’ve highlighted some of this model’s most exciting interior technologies below:
Multi-Angle Rearview Camera: Every 2017 CR-V comes equipped with a multi-angle rearview camera that lets you check normal, wide-angle, and top-down vantage points whenever you shift into reverse. Standard guidelines are replaced with dynamic guidelines in the EX and above.
7-Inch Display Audio System: A 5-inch color display is replaced by a 7-inch high-resolution Display Audio touchscreen in the EX, EX-L, and Touring trim levels. This feature lets you take control of all your favorite features with customizable buttons.
Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System: Honda’s turn-by-turn navigation technology also includes HD Digital Traffic updates, voice-recognition technology, and even Song-by-Voice controls. This feature is available as an optional upgrade on EX-L models, and comes standard on the Touring.
HondaLink Smartphone Connectivity: HondaLink allows drivers to match a compatible smartphone with their CR-V’s computer interface. This feature comes standard on the EX, where it appears alongside Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, an SMS text message function, and much more.
*MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $940.00 destination charge, and options. Dealers set own prices.