2018 Honda CR-V Now on Sale With Slight Price Increase
The 2017 model year CR-V introduced a new generation for the crossover, so it’s little surprise the 2018 model carries over unchanged. It does, however, get a small price bump of $105 over last year’s model. The base CR-V 2.4 LX comes with 2WD standard and returns 26 mpg in the city and 32 mpg on the highway for a 28-mpg combined rating thanks to a 2.4-liter i-VTEC engine with 184 horsepower. The AWD model is available for $1,400 additional.
Buyers can also opt for a 1.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine with 190 hp, priced from $27,890. The 2WD version of the 1.5T EX returns 28 mpg in the city and 34 mpg on the highway, netting a 30-mpg combined rating.
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The EX model comes standard with Honda Sensing technology, which includes collision braking mitigation, forward collision warning with pedestrian sensing, lane departure warning, adaptive cruise control with low-speed follow, and lane keep assist.
Pricing for the 2WD EX-L model starts from $30,390 while adding navigation costs $1,000 additional. At the top of the range is the Touring trim, which is priced from $33,590.
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