Skip to main content

2015 Honda CR-V

Predicting the future direction of Honda's compact CR-V would have been difficult based on the Civic-derived model that first arrived on our shores for the 1997 model year. The newcomer, selling alongside the body-on-frame Passport (a hastily rebadged Isuzu Rodeo), was a cute compact crossover with four doors and an awkward curb-side hinged tailgate thanks to its Japanese home-market design. The five-passenger CUV offered generous interior room, but its wheezy 2.0-liter four-cylinder, with an output of just 126 horsepower and 133 pound-feet of torque, required 11.7 seconds to bring the 3,1... Read More

Vital Stats

Engine:
2.4L I4
Power:
185 HP / 181 LB-FT
Transmission:
CVT
Base Price:
$32,770
As-Tested Price:
$33,560
  • 0
    Honda CR-V
    Spy Shots: 2012 Honda CR-V almost ready for production
    1316797260

    We've already gotten a fairly clear look at the next-generation Honda CR-V thanks to a few leaked patent drawings and the unveiling of the CR-V Concept, but our friendly neighborhood spy photographer managed to snap a few photos of the real deal out and about in the South of France for a little testing. We can clearly see the more stylized nose, complete ...

  • 0
    Honda CR-V
    Official: Honda CR-V Concept debuts in the O.C. [w/video]
    1316714460

    Proving it's more than just a haven for flat-billed tattoo enthusiasts and Disney-branded tourists, Orange County is hosting the global debut of the 2012 Honda CR-V concept. The slick-looking crossover gets a serious style upgrade, and judging by recent Honda concepts, it's all but certain to be a very thinly disguised version of the production ...

  • 0
    Honda CR-V
    Report: 2012 Honda CR-V final design leaks out
    1316642340

    You diehard Honda CR-V fans out there can finally get a glimpse of what the Japanese automaker has planned for its CUV. A rash of patent drawings has cropped up showing the new face of the next-generation vehicle ahead of its debut at the 2011 Orange County Auto Show. As expected, the basic shape of the 2012 CR-V has stuck fairly close to the lines of the ...

  • 0
    Honda CR-V
    Rumormill: Next Honda CR-V to spawn compact pickup?
    1313514000

    The Honda Ridgeline is dead! Long live the Honda Ridgeline! Despite a coming refresh for the 2012 model year, Honda has been widely reported as planning to send its unibody Ridgeline down the same road as its Element and S2000 after 2013. Even if that's true, that doesn't necessarily mean the curtain will have completely closed on the automaker's pickup ...

  • 0
    Honda CR-V
    Recalls: Honda recalling 2.26M vehicles in U.S., China over gearbox fears
    1312554360

    Honda has announced a voluntary recall on 2.26 million vehicles around the world, 1.5 million of which reside in the United States. This recall concerns the automatic transmission software of the 2005-2010 Accord (four-cylinder), 2007-2010 CR-V and 2005-2008 Element, where the transmission's secondary shaft can be damaged if quick shifts are made between ...

  • 0
    Honda CR-V
    2012 Honda CR-V prototype in crackup on PCH
    1311775200

    It's an unfortunate reality of automotive transportation, but accidents are all too common. This one, however, appears to be anything but. While merging onto California's legendary Pacific Coast Highway, one motorist/blogger was hit by another car. What makes the incident a little more out-of-the-ordinary is the vehicle that hit the blogger: the motorist ...

  • 0
    Honda CR-V
    Podcast: Autoblog Podcast #240
    1311711300

    2012 Honda CR-V, Chevrolet Cruze diesel, bending Ford SVT Raptor frames Episode #240 of the Autoblog Podcast is ready, and this week Chris, Dan and Executive Editor Chris Paukert hold down the fort. We start with the 2012 Honda CR-V Concept and spend a while talking about its sharp new styling before moving on to ponder what the now-confirmed Chevrolet ...

  • 0
    Honda CR-V
    Report: 2012 Honda CR-V previewed with new concept? [UPDATE]
    1311602280

    With spy shots popping up on our radar at least twice in the past few months, we've been anticipating the arrival of a new Honda CR-V. And now the solitary image above has been circulating around these interwebs, reportedly giving us an advance look at the show car that will preview the new production model. In typical Honda fashion, the purported ...

  • 0
    Honda CR-V
    Spy Shots: 2012 Honda CR-V caught testing again
    1311002820

    A couple of months ago, we brought you a solitary spy shot of a virtually undisguised prototype of the next-generation Honda CR-V undergoing testing right here in the U.S. of A. And now, in a solid indication that development is proceeding despite setbacks in Japan, another pair of test mules has popped up. What we can tell from the full batch of spy ...

  • 0
    Honda CR-V
    Report: Chinese police caught rebadging Mercedes as Honda to avoid taxpayer ire
    1310243940

    Perhaps there was once a time when the Chinese citizenry couldn't tell the difference between a Mercedes-Benz and a Honda. In today's car-crazy China, however, this is clearly no longer the case. That didn't stop police in Fangchenggang (part of Guangxi Province) from performing a low-tech badge swap on a Mercedes-Benz ML350 in a bid to make it look like ...

  • 0
    Honda CR-V
    Spy Shots: Is this 2012 Honda CR-V test mule packing a third row of seats?
    1305741480

    While Honda may have to delay rolling out the successor to the current CR-V crossover, a shortage of parts resulting from the crisis in Japan doesn't mean it isn't still working on the project. And while we hadn't seen any prototypes running before, we've now received our first glimpse. The test mule in this solitary spy shot is wearing a bra over the ...

  • 0
    Honda CR-V
    Official: Honda adding 833,000 vehicles to airbag recall
    1304442000

    Honda has recalled hundreds of thousands of 2001-2003 Honda and Acura models for airbag issues since 2008, and now the Japanese automaker is re-recalling those vehicles. Honda is inspecting 833,000 vehicles for airbags that deploy with too much pressure, which could lead to metal fragments passing through the airbag cushion material. This defect has ...

  • 0
    Honda CR-V
    Report: Honda delaying next CR-V
    1304433060

    According to Bloomberg, Honda has delayed the release of the next-generation CR-V as a result of supplier constriction brought on by the earthquake, tsunami and nuclear tragedies in Japan. The report says that the 2012 Honda CR-V will debut a month later than originally anticipated, though that model won't be the only vehicle in the Japanese automaker's ...

  • 0
    Honda CR-V
    Report: Honda CR-V being investigated for headlights suddenly shutting off
    1304375520

    Driving at night in your Honda CR-V could turn out to be a dark experience. Some owners of 2002-2004 CR-Vs are complaining about issues with their headlights, citing that both low-beams have up and quit at the same time. The issue reportedly stems from an overheating connection which fries the headlight switch and wiring connection. The National Highway ...

  • 0
    Honda CR-V
    Rumormill: All-new Honda CR-V coming this fall?
    1304004600

    The 2012 Honda CR-V is coming, and you can expect the successful compact crossover to continue in its current mold despite being an all-new generation. There's virtually no official information on the next iteration of the popular CUV, but since the current formula outsells even the Toyota RAV-4 and is still among the top finishers in comparison tests, ...

  • 0
    Honda CR-V
    Report: More quake-related production delays for Toyota, Honda
    1300802280

    Japan's 9.0-magnitude earthquake and resulting tsunami continue to impact the nation's auto industry, as Automotive News is reporting that Toyota and Honda have again extended factory shutdown timelines. Toyota will apparently idle its 18 domestic plants through March 26, while Honda will keep factory doors closed at least until March 27. With plants ...

  • 0
    Honda CR-V
    Report: All-new Honda CR-V coming next Fall
    1297107120

    Honda looks to be hanging its recovery hopes on the U.S. light truck market. According to Automotive News, North America was the only market to see sales growth for the company during the last quarter. The six-percent jump was fostered largely by the Odyssey and the CR-V, and Honda hopes to be able to keep up that momentum with a new version of the ...

  • 0
    Honda CR-V
    KBB reveals 20 most researched cars of 2010
    1293401220

    Kelly Blue Book has compiled a list of the most researched new vehicles for 2010, as well as brands that hold the greatest market share of interest. The Honda Accord, Civic and Toyota Camry claim the top three spots -- not a surprise if you've been reading this list the last few years. Since 2004, the same three vehicles have garnered the most attention ...

  • 0
    Honda CR-V
    Report: Honda to inspect 2011 Accord and CR-V models for possible oil leaks
    1292422860

    Concerned about possible oil leaks in one of its popular K series engines, Honda is notifying 1,200 owners to visit their local dealer for an inspection. The affected engine is the 2.4-liter four-cylinder found under the hood of the 2011 Honda Accord (non-V6 models) and 2011 Honda CR-V (all models). According to a service bulletin the automaker sent to ...

  • 0
    Honda CR-V
    IIHS Obvious Conclusion of the Day: Mismatched bumpers cost thousands in repairs
    1291301940

    As you're likely aware, all cars must pass strict federal guidelines in order to be sold in America, and those regulations include specific bumper heights. What you may not know, however, is that trucks and SUVs aren't required to meet the same guidelines as passenger cars. Factor in the huge numbers of SUVs and crossovers that are sold each year and you ...

Autoblog iPhone App
Shop for a vehicle