The 2023 Honda CR-V is proving that the CR-V isn’t going anywhere

The market for compact SUVs is fiercely competitive. Nameplates like the Mazda CX-5 and Hyundai Tucson have gained a lot of popularity.

 To stay ahead of the competition, Toyota and Honda must continue to innovate.

 For the 2023 model year, a full redesign of the Honda CR-V has taken place. Starting price is $31,110. 

A 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine powers the CR-V, producing 190 horsepower and 179 lb-ft of torque. It has a city fuel economy of 28 mpg and a highway fuel economy of 34 mpg. 

 In comparison to previous model years, the 2023 Honda CR-V has more standard equipment. 

Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility are included as standard. A bigger 7.0-inch infotainment system is also included on the tiny SUV. 

The 2023 CR-V has a rear seat, standard blind-spot detection,