America's Best-Selling CUV for More Than 20 Years, the 2019 Honda CR-V Arrives at Dealerships Today
•CR-V is the best-selling CÚV in America for the past 21+ years
•New Platinum White Pearl exterior color
•Honda Sensing® continues as standard on EX and higher trimsTORRANCE, Calif. –
The 2019 Honda CR-V begins arriving at Honda dealerships today as CR-V continues its 21-year lead as the top-selling CÚV in America. Featuring a new Platinum White Pearl exterior color, the 2019 CR-V carries forward all the elements that have made it a perennial favorite of American car buyers with the ideal blend of performance, versatility, efficiency and refinement.
2019 CR-V pricing starts at a Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP1) of $24,350 for the LX with two-wheel drive and $25,750 for the LX with all-wheel-drive (excluding $995 destination and handling). Recognizing its all around excellence, the CR-V is a recipient of Car and Driver's 'Editor's Choice Awards,' Edmunds' '2018 Buyers Most Wanted Award,' and Autoweb's '2018 Buyer's Choice Awards' for the best utility vehicle and small SÚV of the year categories.
In EX and above trims, the 2019 CR-V is powered by a 190-horsepower (SAE net) 1.5-liter DOHC direct-injected and turbocharged in-line 4-cylinder engine with Variable Valve Timing Control, paired with a continuously variable transmission (CVT) with Honda G-Shift control logic. CR-V LX trims are powered by a 2.4-liter DOHC, direct-injected in-line 4-cylinder i-VTEC® engine also paired with a CVT, rated at 184 horsepower (SAE net).
This year's model offers Platinum White Pearl as a replacement for White Diamond Pearl, one of 10 color choices for the family-friendly, fun-to-drive CR-V. The other exterior colors include: Gunmetal Metallic, Sandstorm Metallic, Molten Lava Pearl, Dark Olive Metallic, Basque Red Pearl, Obsidian Blue Pearl, Crystal Black Pearl, Modern Steel Metallic and Lunar Silver Metallic.
Similar to other Honda models, the 2019 CR-V offers available premium features including Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ integration, SiriusXM®, HD Radio™ and Pandora® capabilities for a more convenient in-vehicle experience. CR-V continues to lead the compact CÚV segment with not only advanced features but also a comfortable environment with its spacious cabin, flexible cargo area and best-in-class rear seat legroom.
The 2019 CR-V offers Honda Sensing® as standard equipment on EX and higher trims, which includes Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™) with Forward Collision Warning (FCW) and pedestrian sensing capability, Road Departure Mitigation (RDM) with Lane Departure Warning (LDW), Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with low-speed follow and Lane Keeping Assist (LKAS). Additional driver-assistive technologies include the available Blind Spot Information, Rear Cross Traffic Monitor and Auto High-Beam headlights.
The 2019 Honda CR-V is manufactured by five Honda plants using domestic and globally-sourced parts, including East Liberty and Marysville, Ohio; Greenburg, Indiana; Alliston, Ontario, Canada; and the Yorii Plant in Saitama, Japan.Source - Honda