|2015 Honda CRV||2015 Subaru Forester|
|8.7 l/100km||City Fuel Economy||9.8 l/100km|
|6.9 l/100km||Highway Fuel Economy||7.4 l/100km|
|185 HP||Horsepower||170 HP|
|35.2 cu. ft.||Cargo Capacity||34.4 cu. ft.|
2015 Honda CRV vs 2015 Subaru Forester
The Honda Civic might be the best-selling car in Canada, but the CRV was definitely one of, if not [i]the[/i], most talked about vehicles of the year. After it was named the 2015 Motor Trend Sport/Utility of the Year, it’s popularity only surged, toppling all competition in its way. But we thought we’d take a closer look at one of those competitors, to showcase exactly why the CRV is as popular as it is, and why it makes a better choice than the competition. So we compared the 2015 Honda CRV vs 2015 Subaru Forester to get a better idea.
Advantages of the 2015 Honda CRV
By taking a gander at the table above you can immediately see exactly why the 2015 Honda CRV is so popular, as in every category we looked at it has at least a slight advantage over the 2015 Subaru Forester. Let’s start at the top with city fuel efficiency, where it utilizes just over a litre less per 100 kilometres. That means you’ll be saving money on gas even when driving around the streets of Edmonton. Then, if you need to hop on the highway, you’ll still be saving money as the CRV used 0.5 l/100km less than the Forester.
Another important specification to look at when shopping for a car, no matter what type of vehicle, is the power ratings. In this case, the Honda wins again as it has 15 horsepower more than the Subaru crossover. 15 HP isn’t a huge difference, but it’s still an advantage. Lastly we took a look at cargo capacity, perhaps the most important part of a crossover, and even here the CRV has a leg up by offering more space. Schedule a test drive right here online today!