Toyota RAV4

Toyota RAV4

Honda CR-V

Honda CR-V

Toyota RAV4 vs Honda CR-V

Are you ready to hit the roads in Gastonia, and around Charlotte and Lincolnton, in your new powerful and stylish SUV? Before you visit Toyota of Gastonia to take a test drive, read on to learn more about two SUVs that are both great options.

While reading this detailed comparison between the Toyota RAV4 and the Honda CR-V, you’ll be able to better decide which vehicle fits your lifestyle. Although the SUVs are very similar, the Toyota RAV4 offers plenty of amazing features you’ll be sure to enjoy.

Once you’ve read through the comparison, be sure to check out some of our Toyota RAV4 reviews.

Toyota RAV4 vs Honda CR-V: Power and Performance

If you’re looking for impeccable power and performance in your next vehicle, you’ll quickly learn that one of these SUVs takes the gold in this category. The Toyota RAV4 comes standard with a 2.5L 4-cylinder engine and an 8-speed automatic transmission, which produces an impressive 203 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque.

The Honda CR-V comes equipped with an In-Line 4-Cylinder Engine with Turbocharger and a Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT), which produces 190 horsepower and 179 lb-ft of torque, making the Toyota RAV4 the more powerful option of the two.

Toyota RAV4 Engine Specs

CR-V vs RAV4 Excellent Efficiency

Nobody wants to constantly make stops to fill up their tank or charge their electric car. With this being said, a vehicle with great gas mileage is important for everyone. The Toyota RAV4 Hybrid trim levels offer amazing fuel economy with its EPA-estimated 41 city/38 highway MPG.1

While the Honda CR-V offers great fuel economy as well, it still falls short of the Toyota RAV4 Hybrid efficiency. The Honda CR-V receives an EPA-estimated 27 city/32 highway MPG on all of the CR-V All-Wheel Drive (AWD) trim levels.2 Unlike the Toyota RAV4, The Honda CR-V does not offer a hybrid trim level option.

Toyota RAV4 MPG

Toyota RAV4 vs Honda CR-V: Impressive Interior Amenities

With amazing power, performance, and efficiency, an impressive interior is the icing on the cake as far as great vehicles go! Both the Toyota RAV4 and the Honda CR-V offer some amazing interior amenities that make each SUV unique.

If you’re looking for your next car to come jam-packed with advanced technology features, you’ll love the Toyota RAV4 model’s standard 7-inch touchscreen that comes with AM/FM radio, six speakers, and a USB port. Stay connected with the RAV4 model’s Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ compatibility.

The Honda CR-V also offers plenty of advanced technology features in its base model, but some of the amenities don’t quite compare to the Toyota RAV4 standard options. The CR-V only offers a 5-inch color LCD screen, and Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ unfortunately do not come standard.

Read more of our RAV4 reviews

Toyota RAV4 Interior

Test Drive the Best Option Today!

The Honda CR-V brings some amazing features to the table, but many of them don’t compare to the Toyota RAV4 model’s impressive performance and amenities. If you’re in Gastonia, or around Charlotte and Lincolnton, contact our amazing team at Toyota of Gastonia to schedule a test drive in a Toyota RAV4 today!


12020 RAV4 EPA-estimated 41 city/38 highway/40 combined mpg for LE Hybrid, XLE Hybrid, XSE Hybrid, and Limited Hybrid. Actual mileage will vary.

227 city/32 highway/29 combined mpg rating for AWD trims. Based on 2020 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.

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