Compare 2017 Hyundai Tucson vs Honda CR-V

Specs at a Glance

2017 Hyundai Tucson

2017 Hyundai Tucson

Basic Warranty

  5 yr./ 60,000 mi. *

Fuel Capacity

  16.4 gal


2017 Honda CR-V

2017 Honda CR-V

Basic Warranty

  3 yr./ 36,000 mi.

Fuel Capacity

  14.0 gal

2017 Hyundai Tucson vs 2017 Honda CR-V

Serving Greeley, Commerce City, and Highlands Ranch, CO

The 2017 Honda CR-V has always been the core benchmark when it to the compact car crossovers. It has also been the one that beat the Ford Escape, Toyota Rav4, Mazda CX-5 and the Subaru Forester when it comes to comparison. The fact that Honda CR-V beat them is not impressive at all because the 2017 Hyundai Tucson is the favorite among many people. It is the solid competitor when matched against the 2017 Honda CR-V. 2017 Hyundai Tucson is the one benchmarking Honda CR-V, and there is more on what Hyundai can offer.

The Ride

The style is among personal reference among many people, but that does not mean that new Honda CR-V is not attractive. 2017 Hyundai Tucson has a clean line and more of traditional design that makes it stay in the market for a long time. It has a best-planted look, and it translates how it drives. The 2017 Hyundai Tucson has the best suspension setup that lies in the middle of the softer ride by CR-V and other harsh sports rides. It rides more smoothly and much predictable when cruising around rough roads and it does not feel terrible in the sharp corners. It is most buttoned down and much composed that CR-V which is very sloppy most of the times.

Performance

The Tucson has 1.6-liter turbo four-cylinder engine and is the best choice for the original 2. liter base engine. It has 175 horsepower and 195-pound-feet of torque. The CR-V has 1.5-liter turbo engine, 190 horsepower, and 179 torque. This difference makes Hyundai accelerates faster than CR-V when passing through the highway. Hyundai has a seven-speed dual clutch power transmission which makes it very easy to work with during the low-speed acceleration. The right rear of the CR-V is very unresponsive and very many troubles finding it during the low acceleration times.

Features

The infotainment system for the 2017 Tucson is way much better than CR-V. It is very easy to navigate and user-friendly. It is also responsive and fast such that the passengers can enjoy every bit of it. The interior parts design of the 2017 Hyundai Tucson looks modern and visually interesting. The Tucson has ventilated seats, rear parking sensors, adaptive headlights, and better backup camera. It also has a hill descent control as well as the locking differential. The Honda has more fuel economy, but that does not make it better because 2017 Hyundai Tucson is very light and easy to drive both in highway, hills and sharp corners.

The 2017 Hyundai Tucson has a clear win because you get it with few dollars and comes in an all-around package. The quality of the 2017 Hyundai Tucson is unmistakably and very easy to deal with. The traditional design will make stay relevant in the market for a long time. The features are the same as those that are found in the expensive cars. The new Honda CR-V has a modern, stylish interior part which is not natural and this make it to have high chances that will not be the best model in the market in future. If you interested then stop over the test drive and compare the two models. You will enjoy the experience of the 2017 Hyundai Tucson because of its lightweight as compared to Honda CR-V.


* Original owner only.