The Honda CR-V and the Toyota RAV4 have long been synonymous with efficiency and reliability with yet rugged and fun-to-drive configurations. However — across several comparisons — the 2019 Honda CR-V emerges as a superior SUV with cost, interior room, and safety and infotainment technology.
The 2019 Honda CR-V is perfect for families on a budget. At $24,350, the CR-V starts more than $1,000 cheaper than the 2019 Toyota RAV4, which starts at $25,500 for tis base model.*
Passenger comfort and cargo flexibility are at the top of the list for the 2019 Honda CR-V, as it beats out the 2019 Toyota RAV4 in several key areas:
The Honda CR-V offers more:
Passenger volume at 105.9 cubic feet compared to 98.9 cubic feet…
Cargo volume at 75.8 cubic feet compared to 69.8 cubic feet…
Front and rear leg room at 41.3 inches and 40.4 inches compared to 41.0 inches and 39.5 inches…
…in the Toyota RAV4.
The IIHS has named the 2019 Honda CR-V a Top Safety Pick. The 2019 Toyota RAV4 did not earn this top safety distinction because of its poor performance in headlight testing.
Safety features on the CR-V include the available Blind Spot Information System with Cross Traffic Monitor, the multi-angle rearview camera, and LED headlights with auto-on/off that outperform the lights on the RAV4. The 2019 CR-V is also available with Honda Sensing® safety technologies, including the Collision Mitigation Braking System™, the Road Departure Mitigation System, Adaptive Cruise Control, and the Lane Keeping Assist System.
While Apple fans will feel at home in either the 2019 CR-V or the 2019 RAV4, Android users only have one real choice. The 2019 Honda CR-V is available with Android Auto™ integration, but this is not available on any trim level for the 2019 Toyota RAV4.
Discover why the CR-V is efficient and fun to drive at the same time. Stop by Bill Page Honda to test-drive the 2019 Honda CR-V in Falls Church, VA.
*MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $1,045.00 destination charge and options. Dealers set own prices.