2011 Honda CR-V vs. 2007 Honda CR-V

To start off, 2011 Honda CR-V is newer by 4 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2007 Honda CR-V. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2007 Honda CR-V would be higher. At 2,400 cc (4 cylinders), 2011 Honda CR-V is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2011 Honda CR-V (180 HP @ 6800 RPM) has 32 more horse power than 2007 Honda CR-V. (148 HP @ 6200 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2011 Honda CR-V should accelerate faster than 2007 Honda CR-V. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2007 Honda CR-V weights approximately 48 kg more than 2011 Honda CR-V.

Because 2007 Honda CR-V 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, 2007 Honda CR-V 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, 2011 Honda CR-V (218 Nm @ 4400 RPM) has 26 more torque (in Nm) than 2007 Honda CR-V. (192 Nm @ 4200 RPM). This means 2011 Honda CR-V will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2007 Honda CR-V.

Compare all specifications:

2011 Honda CR-V 2007 Honda CR-V
Make Honda Honda
Model CR-V CR-V
Year Released 2011 2007
Body Type SUV SUV
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2400 cc 1998 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 180 HP 148 HP
Engine RPM 6800 RPM 6200 RPM
Torque 218 Nm 192 Nm
Torque RPM 4400 RPM 4200 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline - Premium
Drive Type Front 4WD
Transmission Type Automatic Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1556 kg 1604 kg
Vehicle Length 4554 mm 4570 mm
Vehicle Width 1819 mm 1830 mm
Vehicle Height 1679 mm 1680 mm
Wheelbase Size 2619 mm 2640 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 58 L 58 L


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