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The 2021 Honda CR-V: Everything You Want in an SUV

2021 CRV

The 2021 Honda CR-V is a versatile, capable and fuel-efficient mid-size SUV with plenty of room for people and their things. If you are looking for a new vehicle, you can’t go wrong with a Honda CR-V. While not much changes from 2020 to 2021, that means you’ll still get all the great features that made the 2020 Honda CR-V a Kelley Blue Book KBB.com Best Buy and the 2021 Honda CR-V a ConsumerGuide Best Buy.

For the 2021 model year, the Honda CR-V still comes with either a gas or hybrid powertrain, with the hybrid version boasting 38 combined mpg*. Opt for the gas-powered CR-V, and you’ll still enjoy 30 combined mpg**! For such a fuel-sipper, you still get some pep in your drive with a turbocharged 1.5-liter 4-cylinder gas engine that produces 191 horsepower. The hybrid CR-V bumps it up to a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder/electric hybrid powertrain with 212 horsepower. A big benefit of hybrid powertrains – other than great gas mileage and less emission – is improved traction and more powerful dual engines.

Many people love the Honda CR-V for its practicality as well as spacious cargo room. For 2021, the Honda CR-V cargo area is unchanged and still has best-in-class luggage space when you fold down the 60/40 split rear seat. Extra smart storage spaces can be found throughout the cabin, including a large center console and a multitude of cup holders and pockets. The Honda CR-V EX-L offers a power tailgate, or the CR-V Touring has a hands-free access power tailgate. Something to note, the CR-V Hybrid does lose about six cubic feet of cargo space in the trunk since the battery is housed underneath.

Other than plenty of room, you’ll find upscale faux-wood accents with brushed satin and chromed finished trim. Upgrade to the Honda CR-V EX-L or Touring and get heated front seats, leather-trimmed interior, an automatic dimming rearview mirror and power-adjustable seating.

The Honda CR-V LX is your standard trim, but go up one level to the Honda CR-V EX and get a host of premium features, including:

  • Heated front seats
  • Power moonroof
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
  • Smart Entry with Walk Away Auto Lock® 
  • 6-speaker audio system
  • Remote start
  • LED fog lights
  • Retractable Cargo Area Cover
  • Plus more!

All 2021 Hondas come with Honda Sensing® standard, a suite of advanced safety features that includes:

  • Collision Mitigation Braking System
  • Road Departure Mitigation System
  • Lane Keeping Assist
  • Adaptive Cruise Control with Low-Speed Follow
  • Traffic Sign Recognition
  • Blind Spot Information System
  • Cross Traffic Monitor

Speak with the Honda pros at Dublin Honda to learn more about the new 2021 Honda CR-V and Honda CR-V Hybrid. We’ll be happy to go over all the features and options available on the versatile Honda CR-V crossover SUV. Shop online or visit Dublin Honda in Dublin, California, to see our large selection of new Honda models!


*40 city/35 highway/38 combined mpg rating. Based on 2021 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery-pack age/condition and other factors.

**28 city/34 highway/30 combined mpg rating for 2WD trims. 27 city/32 highway/29 combined mpg rating for AWD trims. Based on 2021 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will very depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.