2016 Honda CR-V vs Toyota RAV4

See Which Small Crossover is Right for You!

One of the most popular vehicle segments right now is that of the compact crossover. Every vehicle manufacturer offers at least one option, so it can be hard to narrow down which one is the right fit for you. You could easily spend all weekend researching, but instead, take advantage of our comparison of the 2016 Honda CR-V vs Toyota RAV4 in Lethbridge, AB, at McFadden Honda.

When you’re driving down Crowsnest Highway, you want to feel some serious power under your gas pedal, and one of these compact crossovers has more to offer. While both are powered by a 4-cylinder engine, the 2016 Honda CR-V produces 185 horsepower and 176 lbs.-ft. of torque, but the 2016 Toyota RAV4 only has an output of 176 horsepower and 172 lbs.-ft. of torque. Not only is the engine in the CR-V more powerful, it’s also more efficient with an output of 9.4L/100 km city and 7.5L/100 km hwy1. The RAV4 will only produce 10L/100 km city and 8.1L/100 km hwy1.
Our comparison of the 2016 Honda CR-V vs Toyota RAV4 in Lethbridge, AB, will also show you how the two compare in terms of comfort and convenience. The exterior of the CR-V boasts standard heated side mirrors and fog lights, helping to accentuate visibility during inclement weather, which are only avialable on top trims of the RAV4. During the harsh Canadian winters, take advantage of the heated seats in the 2016 CR-V, which are only available in higher trim levels of the 2016 RAV4. For the warm summer days, open the one-touch power moonroof in the CR-V, which is also only available in top trims of the RAV4. For the ultimate in luxury, take hold of the leather-wrapped steering-wheel in the CR-V and be on your way, another feature only in top trims of the RAV4.

The Honda CR-V also has exciting technology for you to enjoy. For starters, the CR-V comes standard with a 177.8 mm full-colour touchscreen, while the standard size in the RAV4 is only 154.9 mm. This will make it easier for you to access your music, podcasts, and more. The Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System goes above and beyond the navigation in the RAV4, as it bundles turn-by-turn directions, voice recognition, HD Radio™2, and so much more.
When it comes to power and exciting features, it’s clear which compact crossover is best suited for you. We hope our comparison of the 2016 Honda CR-V vs Toyota RAV4 in Lethbridge, AB, helped make your decision making process a little easier. To see in person all of what the 2016 CR-V has to offer, visit our new-vehicle showroom today! McFadden Honda is located at 3405 – 2nd Avenue South in Lethbridge, AB, just down the street from Tim Hortons.