There are two popular vehicle models that come to mind when we talk about compact crossovers in the market today: the Honda CR-V and the Toyota RAV 4. They’re a big hit in the Philippines, because they’re wholesome, versatile, and quite fuel-efficient as well.
So yes, they’re basically perfect for small Filipino families today.
Still, this leaves us to wonder: which is better? CR-V or RAV4? Let’s compare them side-by-side:
|Specs||Honda CR-V SX Diesel 9AT AWD||Toyota RAV 4 LE AT|
|LWH (mm)||4571 x 1855 x 1667||4600 x 1855 x 1685|
|Engine||Earth Dreams Technology DOHC i-DTEC Turbo 4-cylinder, 16-valve||A25A-FKS Dual VVT-I, 4-Cylinder, In-Line, 16-Valve DOHC|
|Curb Weight (kg)||1732||NA|
|Max Output (hp/rpm)||118/4000||202/6600|
|Max Torque (Nm/rpm)||300/2000||243/4000-5000|
|Transmission||9-Speed Automatic with Electronic Gear Selector||8-Speed Direct Shift|
|Suspension||MacPherson Strut / Multi-link||MacPherson Strut / Double Wishbone|
|Brakes Front/Rear||Ventilated Disc / Disc||Ventilated Disc|
|Ground Clearance (mm)||208||176|
|Cargo Capacity (L)||150||NA|
|Fuel Tank Capacity (L)||57||60|
|Airbags||Driver and Front Passenger, Side, Side Curtain||Driver, Passenger, Driver Knee, Curtain Shield|
|Reverse Camera||Yes, with Dynamic Guidelines||No|
|Headlights||Full LED||Parabola and LED Type|
|Price||PHP 2,125,000||PHP 1,638,000|
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