At the Auto Show Los Angeles held the world premiere of the fourth-generation 2018-2019 Honda CR-V, which is December 15, enters the auto market of North America, and beginning in will be sold in the rest of the world. The company showed the first picture of the evolution of design 2018-2019 Honda CR-V Concept last summer and, judging by the photos, the concept differs from the serial version negligible.
New 2018-2019 Honda CR-V model year has a more elegant design than its predecessor, although the size, the popular car from Japan has a modest differences. The length of the model 4530 mm, width 1820 mm, height 1655 mm and wheelbase of 2620 millimeters, which tells us about the 20-millimeter reduction wheelbase and reduced by 25 mm height for all-wheel drive AWD model and 35 for the version with front wheel drive – FWD.
Inside the 5-seater car the automaker has added storage space for the driver and passengers, and also equipped the CR-V the latest developments of comfort and safety systems, and infotainment system of new generation of the 2018-2019 Honda , which in addition to the navigator is equipped with many useful features, including the ability to play SMS text messages and the availability of high-quality satellite radio.
As an audio system in the new 2018-2019 Honda CR-V LX uses a 160-watt AM / FM / CD with four speakers and the ability to play CD-R discs and MP3 and WMA files. The unit features audio level adjustment, which at the time of acceleration and increase in background noise increases the volume of the music, and during braking and short stops, reduces, allowing the driver and passengers enjoy the comfort of high quality, surround sound, regardless of the speed and driving conditions.
For version CR-V EX, 2018-2019 Honda offers an updated audio system with six speakers and a model CR-V EX-L and the CR-V EX-L Navi equipped with seven speakers including a subwoofer, and XM Radio, with the amplifier develops an impressive 328 watts of power.
Under the hood of the new 2018-2019 Honda CR-V model year is an efficient 2.4-liter engine with four-cylinder engine that develops 185 horsepower hipness at 7000 rev / min and 220 Nm of torque, available at 4,400 r / min. The engine combines the technologies, such as an independent for the intake and exhaust valves, variable valve timing, which fully controls not only the opening of the valves, and the height of their lifting.
Productivity growth compared to its predecessor is 5 horsepower, and reduction of fuel consumption for a four-wheel drive and front-wheel drive model for the 2018-2019 Honda CR-V is 10 percent when driving on the highway. At the wheel, all either front, the torque is transmitted through a standard set automatic gearbox with five gears.
In all versions of the new 2018-2019 Honda CR-V in the left side of the dashboard for the driver available for the button with the name of Econ, clicking on which enables fuel consumption monitoring system. Econ not only intervenes in engine power control, throttle valve which is also controlled electronically, but also controls the operation of the air conditioning and cruise control.
CR-V from 2018-2019 Honda generator receives a multi-management system, which allows up to 30 percent increase the battery life. The system allows not send any excess energy in the already-charged battery, as do conventional systems. Savings, which affects the fuel consumption is obvious, and in addition, all on-board car systems receive reliable and uninterrupted source of energy.
2018-2019 Honda CR-V – some of the available systems
- Electronic fuel injection system;
- Throttle power;
- Adaptive electric power steering;
- Multi-stage adjustment of the generator;
- Intelligent system for the distribution of torque;
- Automatic limited-slip differential;
- The system of emergency braking;
- Electronic Stability Control system.
Regarding the intelligent system independent torque distribution between the wheels of all 2018-2019 Honda CR-V, a manufacturer reports that manages electronics redistribute torque to wheels ensure adhesion to the road surface even before the wheel slip occurs located on a slippery road surface.
Brakes 2018-2019 Honda CR-V with ventilated discs, except the usual anti-lock braking system has an independent electronics distribution of braking forces for each wheel, which also responds to the degree of loading of the car, changing the braking ratio for the front and rear axle.
The seats of the driver and passenger are also updated, and each head restraint is capable of individual adjustment, allowing all passengers 2018-2019 Honda CR-V to choose the most comfortable position while riding. The rear seats are still fitted with lock for easy regardless sinking two backs 60/40, to be able to transport bulky cargo.
Another useful system of the new 2018-2019 Honda CR-V – warning the driver of low tire pressure. Sensors located on each wheel, with a pressure drop below the permissible value, the signal is transmitted electronic brain of the car, which informs the driver on the dashboard, the car is in urgent need of swapping wheels.