2021 Honda CR-V engine options and performance

By Product Expert | Posted in CR-V on Friday, April 23rd, 2021 at 1:48 pm
2021 Honda CR-V gray back view

How much power and efficiency does the 2021 Honda CR-V have?

When you buy an SUV you want something with a modest amount of power. This will give you the get-up and go that you need when you are pulling away from a stop or accelerating on the highway, especially when you have a bunch of cargo in the back and your whole family in the seats. The 2021 CR-V provides a spacious interior and also gives you the power you are looking for. How much power and efficiency does the 2021 Honda CR-V have? Just like with our Honda Pilot performance features blog, we have answers. You can also click the link below to see our new Honda CR-V inventory in Rome, GA at Heritage Rome Honda.

2021 Honda CR-V turbo engine option

What is the standard engine on the 2021 Honda CR-V?

Standard, the 2021 Honda CR-V comes with an impressive 1.5-liter turbocharged engine that can deliver up to 190 horsepower and 179 pound-feet of torque. This versatile engine comes standard on every Honda CR-V and trim level.

When it comes to fuel efficiency, the front-wheel drive versions of the 2021 CR-V equipped with this engine get up to 28-city mpg and 34-highway mpg as rated by the EPA.* If you opt for an all-wheel-drive configuration, then you can get up to 27-city mpg and 32-highway mpg as rated by the EPA.*


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Does the 2021 Honda CR-V offer a hybrid option?

If you are looking for a hybrid SUV, then the 2021 CR-V Hybrid may be the right fit for you. Let us tell you about the hybrid drivetrain of this machine. The 2021 CR-V Hybrid utilizes a 2.0-liter engine to generate up to 143 horsepower and 129 pound-feet of torque. The electric motor can provide up to 181 horsepower and 232 pound-feet of torque.

Read More: What is the 2021 Honda Insight hybrid?

The 2021 CR-V Hybrid comes with all-wheel drive standard. Even with standard all-wheel drive, this hybrid powertrain is still able to provide an EPA-estimated efficiency of up to 40-city and 35-highway mpg.**

*28 city/34 highway/30 combined mpg rating for 2WD trims. 27 city/32 highway/29 combined mpg rating for AWD trims. 40 city/35 highway/38 combined mpg rating for hybrid trims. 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 (hybrid trims) and other factors.

**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 factor.

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