2016 Honda CR-V 2WD EX vs 2016 Chevrolet Equinox

2016 Honda

CR-V 2WD EX
 

2016 Chevrolet

EQUINOX
 
PERFORMANCE
Yes185 HP No182
Yes181 Torque No172

2/2 Winner

  • Horse Power 100%
  • Torque 100%

Though the horsepower from the 2016 Chevy Equinox and the 2016 Honda CR-V are comparable, the CR-V really shows what it’s made of when it comes to torque. The Honda CR-V also comes with the impressive Continuously Variable Transmission that enhances opportunities for efficiency and a more enjoyable ride.

EFFICIENCY
Yes27 City MPG No22
Yes34 Highway MPG No32
Yes29 Combined Fuel Economy No26

3/3 Winner

  • City MPG 100%
  • Highway MPG 100%
  • Combined Fuel Economy 100%

Chevrolet has proved that a lack of power doesn’t always translate into fuel savings with their 2016 Equinox. Whether you are in the city or out on the highway, the 2016 Honda CR-V outperforms the Chevy Equinox quite easily. The CR-V will save you money with every mile.

USABILITY
YesStandard Rearwiew Camera YesStandard
YesStandard Overhead Console Storage NoNot Available
Yes70.9 Cargo Capacity No63.7
Yes104.1 Passenger Volume No99.7
 

3/4 Winner

  • Rearwiew Camera 50%
  • Overhead Console Storage 100%
  • Cargo Capacity 100%
  • Passenger Volume 100%

Chevrolet has proved that a lack of power doesn’t always translate into fuel savings with their 2016 Equinox. Whether you are in the city or out on the highway, the 2016 Honda CR-V outperforms the Chevy Equinox quite easily. The CR-V will save you money with every mile.

8/9 Winner

  • Over all 90%

KBB.com 16 Best Family Cars   KBB.com Best Buy Award   U.S. News Best Cars for Families   2016 IIHS Top Safety Pick+   NHTSA 5-Star Safety Ratings   

2016 Honda CR-V is the winner!

Chevrolet isn’t exactly a lightweight in the crossover segment. And that fact makes the CR-V’s win over the Equinox so much more impressive. From performance, to fuel mileage to ease of use, the Honda CR-V has the advantage over the Chevy entry on all fronts. The CR-V has been in the crossover segment for years. All of that experience teaches you more than a few things. Learning every step of the way, Honda has developed the most well-rounded crossover on the market today.

Fuel economy estimates and driving range based on EPA test data. Your actual driving distance will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle. Based on 2014-2016 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. Complete comparison details can be found at https://automobiles.honda.com/tools/compare/models.aspx. Awards and accolade information can be found at https://automobiles.honda.com/awards/

The 2016 CR-V has been named to the list of 16 Best Family Cars of 2016 in the 2-Row SUV class by Kelley Blue Book’s KBB.com[1]. Each vehicle was praised for impressive comfort, driving dynamics and family practicality. [1] For more information, visit www.kbb.com. Kelley Blue Book is a registered trademark of Kelley Blue Book Co., Inc. We’re proud to announce that the 2016 Honda CR-V has been named Kelley Blue Book’s KBB.com Best Buy of the Year in its respective class of Small SUV/Crossover. [1] For more information, visit Kelley Blue Book’s KBB.com. Kelley Blue Book is a registered trademark of Kelley Blue Book Co., Inc. U.S. News has recognized the 2016 CR-V as the Best Car for Families in its class of Compact SUV. This vehicle was recognized for its expansive standard features, spacious interior, and safety and reliability ratings. [1] View U.S. News Best Cars at www.usnews.com/cars. The 2016 CR-V Touring has been awarded the coveted 2016 TOP SAFETY PICK+ rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) in recognition of its superior crash safety performance. Safety matters most, and the 2016 CR-V earned top marks with a 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)1. [1] Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s New Car Assessment Program (www.safercar.gov). Model tested with standard side airbags (SAB).