2020 Honda CR-V vs. 2020 Toyota RAV4

January 27th, 2020 by

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Compare 2020 Honda CR-V vs. 2020 Toyota RAV4 and you’ll quickly begin to understand why the Honda leads the compact SUV segment. If you’re unsure which of these two models to pick, simply read on to match them up on:

  • Starting Prices
  • Power and MPG
  • Space and Features

Starting Prices

Whether you’re looking of a well-equipped entry-level more or a top-tier trim, you’ll find the Toyota RAV4 asking for more than the Honda CR-V.

2020 Honda CR-V AWD Exterior Front Angle Daytime Running LightsEntry-level prices include:

  • 2020 Honda CR-V LX 2WD CVT: Priced at $25,050*
  • 2020 Toyota RAV4 LE FWD: Priced at $25,950

Top-tier prices include:

  • 2020 Honda CR-V Touring AWD CVT: Priced at $34,750*
  • 2020 Toyota RAV4 Limited AWD: $35,880

Power and MPG

2020 Honda CR-V LX 2WD CVT 2020 Toyota RAV4 LE FWD
190 Horsepower 203
179 lb-ft Torque 184 lb-ft
28** EPA-Estimated City MPG 26

The Honda CR-V and Toyota RAV4 run roughly neck and neck when it comes to power output, and each model is available with either FWD or AWD. That said, the Honda CR-V does outpace the Toyota RAV4 when you turn to efficiency scores.

Space and Features

2020 Honda CR-V LX 2WD CVT 2020 Toyota RAV4 LE FWD
105.9 Cubic Feet Passenger Space 98.9 Cubic Feet
39.2 Cubic Feet Cargo Space Behind the 2nd Row 37.6 Cubic Feet
75.8 Cubic Feet Cargo Space Behind the 1st Row 69.8 Cubic Feet

The Honda CR-V is considerably more spacious than the Toyota RAV4. You’ll also find Honda CR-V standard features outperforming Toyota RAV4 standard features with:

  • Automatic Headlights
  • Auto-Off Headlights
  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera

The 2020 Honda CR-V Leaves the 2020 Toyota RAV4 Trailing

After comparing it against the 2020 Toyota RAV4, it’s no surprise to see the 2020 Honda CR-V rated 1st among Compact SUVs by U.S. News & World Report. As they write: “passenger and cargo volumes eclipse those of most rivals, and its well-balanced ride and capable powertrain make it a great daily driver.”

Whether you want to arrange a test drive, talk through financing options, or hear about the latest special offers, the team at your local Mid-Michigan Honda dealer can help. Simply contact us today to find out more.

*MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $1,095.00 destination charge and options. Dealers set own prices.

**Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.