The 2018 Honda CR-V Trim Levels

The 2018 Honda CR-V is a dynamic crossover SUV that offers Metro Milwaukee drivers versatility on the road and comfort and technology inside. And with four trim levels for drivers to choose from, there is a model that is right for everyone’s driving needs, preferences, and budget. But no matter which model you go with, every CR-V model has:

  • A dynamic and versatile performance with a choice of 2WD or AWD
  • Impressive fuel economy that is good for your wallet and the environment
  • A long list of features that make the cabin comfortable, convenient, and safe


The performance of the CR-V is dynamic and versatile with an energetic engine under the hood. The entry-level LX model comes with a 2.4L Inline 4-cylinder engine that will achieve up to 184 hp and 180 lb-ft of torque. For drivers who choose one of the upper trim levels, you will get a 1.5L turbocharged engine that will boost the performance and get up to 190 hp and 179 lb-ft of torque.

2018 Honda CR-V driving around a curve

2018 Honda CR-V Fuel Economy

Fuel Economy

Car and Driver calls the 2018 Honda CR-V “a triple threat” thanks in part to its impressive fuel economy. With great engine dynamics, the CR-V is one of the most fuel-efficient vehicles on the road. The engine works in tandem with a continuously variable transmission with Sport Mode, and is as thrilling to drive as it is proficient. Depending on driver’s choice, the CR-V can come in a 2WD version or in an AWD configuration.

With 2WD:

  • LX: EPA-estimated 26 city / 32 highway / 28 combined mpg*
  • EX, EX-L, Touring: EPA-estimated 28 city / 34 highway / 30 combined mpg*

With AWD:

  • LX: EPA-estimated 25 city / 31 highway / 27 combined mpg*
  • EX, EX-L, Touring: EPA-estimated 27 city / 33 highway / 29 combined mpg*

Standard Comfort and Convenience Features

The entry-level LX sets a high bar for the entire model lineup and features a long list of equipment that bolsters comfort and convenience inside. And with so much equipment included as mainstays, the LX is unbelievably affordable, priced at just $24,150 MSRP for 2WD models.** It includes:

  • Automatic Climate Control
  • Cruise Control
  • Sliding Sunvisors
  • Beverage Holders (Front and Rear)
  • Rear Window Defroster
  • Illuminated Steering Wheel–Mounted Controls
  • Push-Button Start
2018 Honda CR-V Steering Wheel
2018 Honda CR-V Speed Sensitive Volume Control

Standard Technology and Connectivity

The LX also ensures that everyone inside the CR-V stays entertained and happy—even when you’re stuck in the evening rush hour. And with great connectivity features that make it easier than ever to safely access your devices, drivers can stay connected without having to take their hands off the wheel.

  • 160-Watt Audio System with 4 Speakers
  • 5-Inch Color LCD Screen
  • Bluetooth HandsFreeLink
  • Bluetooth Streaming Audio
  • Pandora Compatibility
  • Speed-Sensitive Volume Control
  • 12-Volt Power Outlets

Standard Safety

Every CR-V has a deep commitment to safety, making it a reliable crossover that families can feel good about. Some of the standard safety features you’ll find inside every model include:

  • Vehicle Stability Assist with Traction Control
  • Anti-Lock Braking System
  • Electronic Brake Distribution
  • Brake Assist
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
  • LED Daytime Running Lights
  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera
2018 Honda CR-V Rearview Camera

Honda Sensing and Other Driver-Assist Technology

For drivers who want even more safety and driver-assistance technology to help them see more, do more, and ultimately drive more safely on the road, the upper trim levels feature the Honda Sensing suite of technology. It includes systems and warning devices that can alert drivers to an impending impact, or lane or road departure, and can engage the steering and braking of the CR-V to mitigate any collisions. The EX, EX-L, and Touring models all feature technology that includes:

  • Lane Keeping Assist System
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Forward Collision Warning
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Collision Mitigation Braking System
  • Road Departure Mitigation System
  • Auto High-Beam Headlights
  • Blind Spot Monitoring System with Cross Traffic Monitor

The EX

The EX takes up where the LX leaves off in terms of comfort and convenience and adds even more additions and upgrades to the entertainment and connectivity offerings. It’s a great choice for drivers who want more than the entry-level equipment, but still want a mid-level model. It is priced at $26,950 MSRP for 2WD models** and includes features such as:

  • Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control
  • Push-Button Start
  • Driver’s Seat with 12-way Power Adjustment, Including 4-Way Power Lumbar Support
  • 180-Watt Audio System with 6 Speakers
  • 7-Inch Display Audio Touchscreen with Customizable Features Settings
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto Integration
  • SMS Text Message Function
  • One-Touch Power Moonroof
  • Fog Lights
2018 Honda CR-V Apple Carplay
2018 Honda CR-V Leather Interior

The EX-L

The EX-L model adds more sophistication, style, and luxury inside the cabin of the CR-V. It also features an upgraded audio system and an available navigation system. Priced at $29,450 MSRP for 2WD models,** the EX-L includes everything found on the EX model and adds:

  • Available Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System with Voice Recognition
  • 180-Watt Audio System with 8 Speakers
  • Leather-Trimmed Seats
  • Front Passenger’s Seat with 4-Way Power Adjustment
  • Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel and Shift Knob
  • Automatic-Dimming Rearview Mirror
  • Power Tailgate with Programmable Height

The Touring

The Touring is the top-of-the-line model and offers Milwaukee drivers the most in terms of comfort, convenience, and technology. It is priced at $32,650 MSRP for 2WD models** and adds equipment to the CR-V that include:

  • Rain-Sensing Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers
  • Roof Rails
  • LED Headlights with Auto-On/Off (low and high beam)
  • Standard Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System
  • 330-Watt Premium Audio System with 9 Speakers, Including Subwoofer
2018 Honda CR-V Navigation

Test Drive Today

Find out more information on the trim levels of the 2018 Honda CR-V by contacting us or visiting your nearest Metro Milwaukee Honda Dealer. Explore current offers and financing options, and get behind the wheel for a test drive today.

*Based on 2018 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.
**MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $975.00 destination charge, and options. Dealers set own prices.

Greater Milwaukee Honda Dealers

6141 S 27th St Greenfield, WI

Phone: ​866-798-2756
42.932103 -87.950903
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Greater Milwaukee Honda Dealers
Greater Milwaukee Honda Dealers
6141 S 27th St
Greenfield, WI, 53221 United States
Greater Milwaukee Honda Dealers 42.932103, -87.950903.