Honda CR-V is a vehicle that defined a category by itself, “the B-SUV”. The car has been very popular since it has arrived in the market and has turned many heads with its technological advancement. The CR-V has taken things to the next level with its performance and features.
Other than that, the car is very well designed with its trendy and sporty look along with some attractive features which make you want it. Here are 10 reasons to buy the Honda CR-V in Saudi Arabia
1-The new generation looks: The Honda CR-V is no stranger to the new Honda redesigned exteriors. Honda has given all of its cars the new sportier look with a longer wheelbase and a wider body structure. This means it has a more muscular look, more spacious and providing even better all-around interior comfort for the passengers
Along with this, the car has LED taillights and full LED headlights in the top grade with auto on and off function. The chrome grill and the overall sleek design of the car make it stand out in the current market.
2-Advanced Safety Features: The CR-V is equipped with a number of safety features such as Honda's next-generation Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™-body structure, Electronic Brake Booster (EBB), Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA-with Traction Control Systems (TCS), Anti-Lock Brake Systems (ABS), Electronic Brake Distributor (EBD), Agile Handling Assist, Tire Pressure Monitor System(TPMS), Brake Over-Ride System and Hill Start Assist (HSA). Rear Parking Sensors are present in LX, EX, and Touring grades.
3-Performance: Equipped with the 2.4L 4-cylinder engine, the CR-V generates 184 hp at 6400 rpm which is more than sufficient for the small SUV. The engine provides a fuel mileage 15.5 km/L which is pretty impressive for a 2.4L engine.
The CR-V is equipped with Continuous Variable Transmission (CVT-which provides quick, responsive acceleration and smooth low-rpm cruising. The optional All-Wheel Drive (AWD-enhances the car’s performance and improves the experience on rough surfaces, this makes the small SUV compete with the higher level expensive SUVs.
4-Advanced Chassis: The new chassis has been designed so that the car has greater ground clearance than before and gives the driver the ultimate driving experience with improved responsive handling and a smooth comfortable drive.
The MacPherson strut and rear multi-link suspension with low-friction dampers and tabular front and solid rear stabilizer bars account for responsive turn-in and flatter cornering.
5-Brakes system: The Honda CR-V replaces the tradition Vacuum Servo Brakes with the Electronic Brake Booster which makes the braking experience spectacular. The Electronic Brake Booster provides consistent braking with greater stopping power.
6-Display Audio with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto: The EX and Touring grades have a 7-inch touchscreen Display Audio interface with an Android operating system that now features a physical volume knob as well as an available Navigation system.
The 7-inch touchscreen Display Audio is compatible with Apple CarPlayTM and AndroidAutoTM platforms, giving customers seamless integration of key smartphone features and functions, including smartphone powered GPS navigation and voice-controlled search capabilities.
7-Great Visibility: Some cars may be great to look at and even comfortable to sit in, but as soon as you start driving them and turn around some corners you will experience poor visibility problem.
The Honda CR-V does not disappoint you in terms of visibility. The front “A” pillars have been made thinner and provide excellent side visibility. The multi-angle rearview camera with dynamic guidelines offers good assistance in reversing or parking into tight spots.
8-Advanced features: The car is equipped with many advanced features such as the Driver Attention Monitor which detects the driver attention at all times and encourages the driver to take a break with a series of visual and audio alerts if it senses the driving pattern becomes erratic
The Hill Start Assist (HSA-is another exciting feature, the HSA holds the brake pressure on a slope for a small time period while you shift from the brake pedal to the accelerator and back making the car stay stationary and easier to go up-hill.
The power tailgate with selectable height adjustment, in the upper grade, is also a handy feature which opens and closes with the push of a button, and the opening height can be adjusted to the customers’ needs. The ECON mode helps achieve maximum fuel efficiency by adjusting the parameters of various systems
9-Body Structure: The Advanced Compatibility Engineering (ACE-body structure of the car is designed in such a way that it distributes the energy evenly in case of a collision.
This protects the driver and passengers in case of a collision and also protects the area of the car from being crumpled. It is, without doubt, a very good safety feature.
10-High-Quality Interior: The interior of the CR-V is highly innovative with its high-class features and utilities. The interior is crafted from a high-class material which adds to the luxurious look of the car. The seats are comfortable and big with good quality stitching.
There is USB connectivity at the front and rear of the car for smartphone users. The knobs and buttons are well placed and easy to use. The one motion folding seats make it easy to lower the rear seats of the car to increase the luggage space.
Source: Honda Middle East