Compare 2023 vs 2022 Honda CR-V

2023 Honda CR-V vs 2022 Honda CR-V
2023 Honda CR-V 2022 Honda CR-V


1.5L Turbo I-4 (EX & EX-L) or 2.0L Hybrid I-4 (Sport & Sport Touring) 1.5L Turbo I-4 (all trims) or 2.0L Hybrid I-4 (Hybrid EX, Hybrid EX-L & Hybrid Touring)


190 hp (204 hp on Sport & Sport Touring) 190 hp (212 hp on Hybrid EX, Hybrid EX-L & Hybrid Touring)

  MPG (City/Highway)

TBD/TBD * 28/34 *

  Max Cargo Space

76.5 cu. ft. ** 75.8 cu. ft. **

  Rear Legroom

41.0 in. 40.4 in.

  Standard Infotainment Display

7-Inch Color Touchscreen with Volume and Tuning Knobs 5-Inch Color LCD Screen

  Apple CarPlay &   Android Auto

Standard on all trims Standard on CR-V Special Edition & above

2023 Honda CR-V vs 2022 Honda CR-V

Serving Groton, CT

Throughout the Honda CR-V’s long history, it has maintained a well-deserved reputation for being a capable, well-equipped model. In Groton and beyond, the CR-V is the compact crossover that many drivers have overwhelmingly preferred, thanks to its all-around appeal and to Honda’s efforts to continuously improve upon the model’s design, features, and abilities. Now that your attention is centered on the CR-V, you may be curious about the latest updates that Honda has made to this model. A closer look at the differences between the 2023 Honda CR-V and the 2022 version will reveal impressive updates.


Your review of the 2022 and 2023 CR-V may begin with these crossovers’ capabilities. Both model years are equipped with a 1.5-liter turbo, four-cylinder gas engine that offers 190 horsepower. An auto continuously variable transmission accompanies this. For 2023, a hybrid powertrain will be introduced as well. This 204-horsepower system balances a 2.0-liter gas engine with two electric motors. This powertrain has all-wheel drive with a new Intelligent Control System, and it gives you 247 pounds-feet of torque. Two other new features for 2023 are a Snow drive mode and hill descent control.


Comparing the 2022 Honda CR-V and the 2023 version shows beautiful differences. The 2023 Honda CR-V is an impressively redesigned next-generation model with a lower beltline and a new look on the front end. The 2023 version is longer and wider than the 2022 Honda CR-V and has a longer nose. The grille and front bumper have been redesigned to show a modern, more aggressive look. The headlights have also been retouched and feature an upper LED light bar for differentiation.


You will find several new features in the 2023 Honda CR-V. These include radar for the wide-view camera, low-speed braking, traffic sign recognition, and traffic jam assist. The airbags have also been updated with revamped front airbags and new side-impact rear and knee airbags. Many cabin features are offered with both of these versions. Some of the shared features between the 2022 and 2023 CR-Vs include USB ports, wireless smartphone charging, a 9-inch central display screen, a 7-inch digital driver’s instrumentation screen, a navigation system, a Bose sound system, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto.

The 2022 and 2023 Honda CR-V are offered with the same trim levels, and you can conveniently compare the differences between the trims during your next visit to Cardinal Honda. Make plans for your visit to the showroom by contacting the Cardinal Honda sales office today.

* 2023 Honda CR-V: EPA estimates not yet available.
* 2022 Honda CR-V: 28 city/34 highway/30 combined mpg rating for 2WD trims. 27 city/32 highway/29 combined mpg rating for AWD trims. 40 city/35 highway/38 combined mpg rating for hybrid trims. Based on 2022 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery-pack age/condition (hybrid trims) and other factors.
** Based on SAE J1100 cargo volume measurement standard plus, where applicable, floor space between seating rows and seats in their forward-most and upright position.