2017 Honda CR-V EX vs 2017 Toyota RAV4 XLE 

There are plenty of exciting SUV options out there for shoppers to choose from, but two that have been more popular than most over the year are the Honda CR-V and the Toyota RAV4. Both of these vehicles have seen some significant changes for 2017, with upgraded technologies and features being added. So which one is right for you? We help you find out with this 2017 Honda CR-V EX vs 2017 Toyota RAV4 XLE comparison.

While this comparison may have been closer in the past, the 2017 Honda CR-V EX vs 2017 Toyota RAV4 XLE comparison shows that the CR-V has really began to separate itself from the pack. The vehicle offers more power and better fuel economy at a lower price, as you can see in the table below. What is there not to love about that combination?

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2017 Honda CR-V EX vs 2017 Toyota RAV4 XLE
*$26,695 Starting MSRP $26,830
190 hp, 1.5-liter I4 Turbo Engine 176 hp, 2.5-liter I4
**34 mpg hwy, 28 mpg city Fuel Economy 30 mpg hwy, 23 mpg city
HondaLink Infotainment Entune Audio

Advanced Safety Comes Standard on the 2017 Honda CR-V EX

Another great addition to the 2017 Honda CR-V EX is the Honda Sensing suite of driver assist technologies. Every 2017 Honda CR-V trim from the EX on up will come standard with Honda Sensing. These technologies include:

  • Collision Mitigation Braking
  • Road Departure Mitigation
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Lane Keeping Assist

There are a number of other great features equipped in the 2017 Honda CR-V including a 12-way power-adjustable driver’s seat, heated front seats, the HondaLink infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, and a 180-watt 6-speaker audio system.

If you would like to learn more about the 2017 Honda CR-V EX vs 2017 Toyota RAV4 XLE comparison, please contact one of our Planet Honda sales team members.

*Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) excluding tax, license, registration, $900 destination charge and options. Dealer prices may vary.

**Based on 2017 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.

2017 Honda CR-V EX Dynamic Exterior
2017 Honda CR-V EX Premium interior features
2017 Honda CR-V EX redesigned exterior features
2017 Honda CR-V EX redesigned rear end