If you are considering the 2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid as your next vehicle, you aren’t alone. In recent years, hybrids have captured the eco-friendly hearts of consumers in a big way. Honda is known for producing some of the most reliable cars and SUVs in today’s market. 2020 is the first time Honda will introduce the CR-V in a hybrid form to consumers. Sometimes it’s little things, like trim level, that can make a big difference.
Here is everything you need to know about the features offered on each trim level of the new 2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid.
What trims are available on the CR-V Hybrid?
The new CR-V Hybrid is available in the same four trims as its gasoline-only counterpart: LX, EX, EX-L, and Touring. You’ll see all the standard equipment across all trim levels, including Real-Time AWD with Intelligent Control System and Honda Sensing providing a high level of confidence when driving in inclement weather conditions and off-road driving. All trim levels deliver approximately the same mpg.
CR-V Hybrid LX $27,750
The LX trim is the standard, most affordable trim available on the CR-V Hybrid. It comes with all the standard features so that you won’t be missing out. However, if you are used to more amenities than the average driver, you’ll want to consider an upgrade.
Two-motor hybrid powertrain, Real-Time AWD, LED high/low beam headlights, Smart Entry and Push Button Start, Cargo cover, Body-color door handles, Tire Repair Kit. Honda Sensing, Auto high beam headlights, 4-speaker audio system, Manual seats, Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with guidelines, Automatic climate control, 17-inch alloy wheels, Black exterior mirrors, USB input, 12V power outlet.
CR-V Hybrid EX $30,260
The EX trim has more features than the basic LX trim. The difference between the LX and EX is where you’ll likely see the most significant difference in a single level trim upgrade.
The EX will offer all features of the LX and include One-Touch Power Moonroof with tilt feature, blind spot information, rear cross-traffic monitor, 18-inch wheels, 8-way power driver’s seat with 4-way power lumbar support, 7-inch Display Audio system with eight-speakers, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, remote engine start, a rearview camera, heated front seats, 2 rear USB charging ports, dual-zone automatic climate control, mirror turn signals, SiriusXM radio, variable intermittent windshield wipers.
Other trim level features include LED Fog lights, driver position memory system, and four additional (2 front, 2 rear) for a total of 8.
CR-V Hybrid EX-L $32,750
The EX-L trim is a step up from the EX trim without going all out to the touring trim. In addition to the features offered with the LX and EX, the EX-L will provide ambient lighting, heated steering wheel, leather seating surfaces, power tailgate, auto-dimming rearview mirror, leather-wrapped steering wheel, and 4-way power passenger seat.
CR-V Hybrid Touring $35,950
The Touring trim is the most expensive and most luxurious trim level offered on the 2020 CR-V Hybrid. You’ll be getting every bell and whistle available delivered at this trim level. This includes all features from previous trim levels and adds front and rear parking sensors, 19-inch alloy wheels, wireless charging, updated LED high and low-beam headlights, Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System, roof rails, rain-sensing wipers, hands-free access power tailgate, and 9-speaker premium audio.
What else should you know about the CR-V hybrid?
Other customizations that might impact your driving behavior include selections of multiple drive modes to choose from in the CR-V hybrid: sport, econ, EV (up to a mile). Edmunds got a first look at the 2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid Touring and gave some additional insight and driving impressions beyond the trim level.