The restyled 2020 Honda CR-V goes on sale tomorrow, starting at $26,145, which includes the destination fees. The 2020 CR-V has received a refreshed exterior, some new features and now comes standard with the 1.5L turbocharged four-cylinder engine.
On the outside the 2020 CR-V features a redesigned front bumper and grille, new headlights. and redesigned alloy wheels on the EX and above trim levels. The 2020 CR-V also gets three new exterior colors: Radiant Red Metallic, Sonic Gray Pearl, and Aegean Blue Pearl. Inside the center console has been redesigned with relocated USB ports and more flexible storage space. The CR-V Touring also now has a heated steering wheel and wireless smartphone charging.
The base CR-V LX is now powered by the same turbocharged 1.5L engine as the rest of the CR-V lineup, which generates 190 horsepower and 179 lb.-ft. of torque. The four-cylinder engine is mated to a CVT and all-wheel drive is optional. The CR-V with front-wheel drive is rated at 28 mpg in the city and 34 mpg on the highway, while the all-wheel drive version is rated at 27 mpg in the city and 32 mpg on the highway.
Honda is also introducing a CR-V Hybrid for the 2020 model year, but it won’t arrive until early next year.