So, you want a new crossover, but with so many options you aren't sure what to get. Not to worry. It's a popular segment, and we're here to help you navigate your options. Here, we're looking at two of those top options by comparing the 2018 Honda CR-V vs the 2018 Hyundai Tucson.
Ultimately, you want the best vehicle for your driving needs. After all, buying a new car is a major financial decision. So, if interior space is what you're after when choosing a new crossover, you'll find you can't go wrong wih the CR-V. As you can see from the chart below, it has the advantage over the Tucson thanks to its impressive 75.8 cubic feet of cargo space. And, while the two models have the exact same overall passenger space, transporting teenagers or adults in the back seat should be more comfortable for you thanks to the CR-V's superior rear legroom.
2018 Honda CR-V Touring
2018 Hyundai Tucson Limited
|Up to 28 city/34 hwy*||MPG||Up to 25 city/30 hwy|
|190 hp||Horsepower||175 hp|
|Up to 75.8 cubic feet||Cargo Volume||61.9 cubic feet|
|40.4 inches||Rear Legroom||38.2 inches|
Of course, crossovers and SUVs do have their downside. They have been known to use much more fuel than a sedan. But, take not of the fuel economy listed for the CR-V, and you'll find that you should have no trouble saving fuel... even with 190 horsepower*.
As a buyer, it's also important for you to know what features come standard on the CR-V Touring and Tucson Limited. In this case, the CR-V Touring has a number of features that the Tucson Limited doesn't, such as adaptive cruise control, a driver's memory seat, LED high beams and rain-sensing windshield wipers.
After all this, however, nothing really takes the place of a good test drive. Now that you've compared some of the important details between the 2018 Honda CR-V vs the 2018 Hyundai Tucson, contact us at Hilton Head Honda to get behind the wheel.
*Based on 2018 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.