2002 Honda CR-V Fast Facts

9/1/2001 5:57:06 PM

An all-new Honda CR-V emerges for 2002 with a new chassis, body, engine and interior that deliver impressive amounts of functionality, refinement, performance and safety. The new CR-V elevates Honda value to a new level with more standard features, more power, the latest enhanced safety technology and incredible amounts of all-around utility for an entry-level SUV. Those features include:

--All-new 2.4-liter, 16-valve, dual overhead cam 4-cylinder i-VTEC engine

--160-horsepower at 6000 rpm, 162-lb.-ft. of torque at 3600 rpm

--Innovative Real Time(TM) 4WD system that responds to changing traction conditions

--Anti-lock brakes standard on EX models

--Significantly reduced emissions (LEV-II) 2004 standard

--Improved bending and torisional rigidity up 30 percent and 50 percent respectively

--Targeted five-star NCAP rating for frontal impacts

--Improved fuel economy estimated at 22/26 mph city/hwy

--Multi-Functional Interior:

  • Innovative instrument panel gear selector (AT Only)
  • Parking brake integrated into instrument panel for more room between seats
  • 60/40 fold-and-tumble rear seats slide independently and recline
  • Increased shoulder and hip room for both front and rear passengers
  • Larger front and rear seats
  • Driver's and front passenger's airbags available on LX and standard on EX
  • All-new moonroof (EX)
  • 72.0 cu. ft. of rear cargo room can accommodate two fully assembled, full-size mountain bikes
  • Standard Cassette and CD player (EX has in-dash 6-disc CD changer)
  • Total Interior volume of 139.5 cu. ft. is 9 percent larger than 2001 model
  • A larger rear cargo floor that doubles as a picnic table!

--On sale November 15, 2001