With the new CR-V ‘live many lives in one’..Catchy quote though, checkout the features only to prove it right! It is exquisitely designed to suit the versatile characters in you, may it be the adventurer, sailor, celebrity or a businessman! CR-V is a car which will always keep you up.
The dimensions of the car are 4545 mm x 1820 mm x 1685mm with a wheelbase of 2620mm. The ground clearance is 170mm to give smooth drive even on humps. The new CR-V is packed with very many intelligent features like the Audio Video Navigation (AVN) system which is 6.1 inch touch screen with 6 options on display namely General, Bluetooth, Phone, A/V, Sound and Navigation. While reversing you can see the rear view on the screen and while driving forward you can see the map of the road/place. Another is the ECO button which encourages driving fuel efficiently, the colour scheme used for the button is: Green when driving fuel efficiently, light Green when moderate acceleration/deceleration and White for aggressive acceleration/deceleration. With the ECON feature efforts are made to conserve energy by adjusting the engine’s performance, air conditioning system, cruise control and transmission.
The exteriors might flirt with you with its all new 17” alloy wheels, shark fish antenna, HID projector headlamp with washer, fog and tail lamps and the automatic retractable ORVM’s with turn indicator. And not to forget the electric Sunroof, which lets you enjoy the sunny weather in winters.
Under the hood you would find the 2.4l and 2.0l i-VTEC engines that are as trustworthy like in all Honda cars, while the former comes with the real time 4WD with fuel efficiency of 12km/l, torque 226 Nm/4400 rpm and power 190ps/7000 rpm, the latter comes with 2WD with 13.7km/l, 190Nm/4300 rpm, 156ps/6500 rpm respectively. With a huge 58 litres of fuel tank capacity, it keeps in store the fuel for a long time. It offers 6-speed manual transmission and 5-speed automatic transmission; also the gear shifts are slick and quick. Though with the paddle shift feature u can manually control the automatic transmission. The brakes are both Disc at the front and rear and with the cruise control option you can relax on long drives.
Every nitty-gritty on the interiors will add to your convenience; starting with the audio controls and handsfree telephonic control on the steering, tilt and telescopic power steering, 8 ways adjustable driver seat with lumbar support, rear a/c vents and rear foldable seats. The armrest in the front and middle of the rear seat are specially designed to ensure comfort throughout the journey. With huge space for your everyday articles starting with the suitcases, music instruments to cycles you can carry anything you want. The upholstery is made of leather and sienna beige colour just to give you a royal feel once you are inside.
Coming to the safety section, GCON feature reduces the impact of a crash coupled with the Ace- body structure which distributes the frontal crash energy on the front of the car, Hill start assist helps prevent rolling back on a uphill, whiplash mitigation to prevent neck injuries in the event of rear impact, VSA and ABS with EBD to handle the car during understeer and oversteer, 6 airbags are there with some on the sides of the car to protect the passenger in every possible way. It also consists of the first time ever foot light to help you locate things at bottom.
The car is available in 5 ravishing colors and the price of the car starts from Rs. 20 lac onwards. It’s a full package of sophistication and luxury, and a benchmark in compact SUVs and don’t think much and just buy it be a happy customer forever.
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