2005 Ford Expedition vs. 2011 Honda CR-V

To start off, 2011 Honda CR-V is newer by 6 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2005 Ford Expedition. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2005 Ford Expedition would be higher. At 5,408 cc (8 cylinders), 2005 Ford Expedition is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2005 Ford Expedition (300 HP @ 6000 RPM) has 120 more horse power than 2011 Honda CR-V. (180 HP @ 6800 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2005 Ford Expedition should accelerate faster than 2011 Honda CR-V. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2011 Honda CR-V weights approximately 258 kg more than 2005 Ford Expedition.

Because 2005 Ford Expedition is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2011 Honda CR-V. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2005 Ford Expedition will offer significantly more control. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control. Let's talk about torque, 2005 Ford Expedition (495 Nm) has 277 more torque (in Nm) than 2011 Honda CR-V. (218 Nm). This means 2005 Ford Expedition will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2011 Honda CR-V.

Compare all specifications:

2005 Ford Expedition 2011 Honda CR-V
Make Ford Honda
Model Expedition CR-V
Year Released 2005 2011
Body Type SUV SUV
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 5408 cc 2400 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Valves per Cylinder 3 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 300 HP 180 HP
Engine RPM 6000 RPM 6800 RPM
Torque 495 Nm 218 Nm
Drive Type 4WD Front
Transmission Type Automatic Automatic
Number of Seats 8 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1298 kg 1556 kg
Vehicle Length 5230 mm 4554 mm
Vehicle Width 2010 mm 1819 mm
Vehicle Height 1950 mm 1679 mm
Wheelbase Size 3030 mm 2619 mm
Fuel Consumption Highway 13.2 L/100km 8.4 L/100km
Fuel Consumption City 17 L/100km 11.2 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 106 L 58 L


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