2012 Honda CR-V is on its way. Japanese automaker will introduce its new five-seat crossover this fall.
The upgraded CR-V will receive minor interior changes, bland exterior styling, and some engine modifications. The crossover is expected to have four-cylinder engine producing between 180 and 200 horsepower. The previous model is equipped with 2.4-liter power unit. The upgraded CR-V will be lighter than the current model and has an improved fuel efficiency that will push the vehicle to 30 mpg. The fuel consumption of the previous model is rated at 21 mpg/city, 28 mpg/highway. The next generation 2012 Honda CR-V is expected to be equipped with a new i-MID telematics system.
It looks like Honda competes with the Mitsubishi Outlander, BMW X1, Hyundai Santa Fe, and Toyota Fortuner. The 2012 Honda CR-V is expected to debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show.