[home][rumors and news][model release matrix][dealer network][desktop calendar][exhaust notes][tov forums][links][search][sponsors][garage][login]

Tire Rack Upgrade Garage
 Search for a Dealer:
 Canadian Flag US Flag
 Honda Acura
 ZIP  
Acura
There are currently no active Acura promotions
Honda
There are currently no active Honda promotions
First Serial Production 2017 Acura NSX Rolls off the Line at Performance Manufacturing Center in Ohi
More.......................
The final stop of the Civic #NextMilestone Tour takes place this weekend in NYC
More.......................
2017 Honda Ridgeline starts at $29,475
More.......................
American Honda Sets New April Sales Record: Honda Division Posts Best Ever April Sales
More.......................
Spring Cleaning: What's in store for model year 2017? Part I - Honda
More.......................
New Accord Sport SE trim level coming in model year 2017
More.......................
Civic 5-door to hit showrooms in late summer
More.......................
All-New Acura CDX Compact SUV makes global debut at the 14th Beijing International Auto Show
More.......................
Today's Reading Links --> Updated Honda Accord Hybrid comes with Sport Mode & Shift paddles
Join Discussion......
Professional Motorsports --> Re: Alexander Rossi wins it for Honda!
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Is HondaSense a scam?
Join Discussion......
TLX --> Re: My wife's TLX is knocking down 37-38 mpgs
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: The phone interface in my wagon is out of control
Join Discussion......
Today's Reading Links --> Re: Takata said to put worst-case recall costs at $24 billion
Join Discussion......
TOV Asia --> Re: 2016 Honda Freed (leak photo?)
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: My NSX video
Join Discussion......
Professional Motorsports --> Re: Honda LMP1
Join Discussion......
Fit (and Jazz) --> Re: 5th gen. JDM Fit rumors
Join Discussion......
TLX --> Re: TLX ELS Rattle
Join Discussion......
Professional Motorsports --> Re: F1 - 2016 Monaco Grand Prix - Race Spoilers
Join Discussion......
TLX --> Re: My TLX V6 Tech
Join Discussion......
RDX --> Re: 2017 RDX Press Release
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: HondaJet milestones
Join Discussion......
Honda CR-V Retains Innovative Standard Features and Adds More for 2004
 Date: October 06, 2003 20:06
 Submitted by:  Tuan
 Source: Honda Press Release
 Credibility Rating: N/A


Torrance, Calif. 10/06/2003 -- The second-generation CR-V remains one of the most popular compact class sport-utility on the road, offering a unique blend of SUV versatility, top level safety performance, car-like handling and Honda quality. For 2004, the CR-V adds a passenger-side power door lock switch to all trim levels and an improved Saddle interior color scheme.

The 2004 Honda CR-V is powered by a 2.4-liter, 16-valve, DOHC 4-cylinder i-VTEC engine producing160-horsepower and 162 lb.-ft. of torque. Fuel economy remains an impressive EPA estimated 22/26 mpg city/hwy, and all models are certified to meet the LEV-II (Low Emission Vehicle) emission standard.

The CR-V utilizes a 4-wheel independent suspension system that employs a Toe Control Link MacPherson strut front suspension for exceptional handling, ride quality and packaging efficiency. In the rear, the CR-V is equipped with a reactive compact double wishbone suspension that helps provide additional cargo space.

Safety features on the CR-V include advance dual-stage driver and front passenger airbags, standard side airbags on EX models (available on LX) and front seatbelts with load limiters and seatbelt pre-tensioners.

For added safety, the lower front side frame and lower bumper beam have been specially engineered to engage the structural elements of cars, trucks and SUVs in the event of a crash. These advanced features helped the CR-V earn the highest rating of five stars from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) for both front and side impacts.

The cargo area of the CR-V measures a generous 72.0 cu. ft. With the fold-and-tumble rear seats stowed, the CR-V can accommodate two full-size mountain bikes with no difficulty. The 60/40 split rear seats offer six inches of fore and aft travel to maximize either cargo or passenger space. The large rear cargo floor also doubles as a portable picnic table with folding legs. In front, the center console mounted storage area is now large enough to accommodate music CDs.

The 2004 CR-V is offered in well-appointed LX, LX 4WD and EX 4WD trim levels. All models include dual mirrors, intermittent front and rear window wipers and washers, air conditioning with Micron Air-Filtration, power windows with auto down and auto up driver's window, power door locks, floormats, engine immobilizer and anti-theft system, cruise control, two-texture seating surfaces, sunglass holder and rear coat hooks.

The LX trim level incorporates an AM/FM/cassette/CD player with four speakers. The EX trim includes an AM/FM/cassette/6-CD changer with six speakers, a power moonroof and rear privacy glass. Honda's Real Time' 4WD is standard on the EX trim and available on the LX. Exterior and interior color combinations for the CR-V remain the same from the 2003 model year.
Click Here to Submit Your Comments
TOV Video: 2017 Honda Ridgeline ride along
Read Article....................
2017 Honda Ridgeline PR Photo Gallery
Read Article....................
First Drive: 2017 Acura NSX(!)
Read Article....................
2017 Acura NSX PR Photo Gallery
Read Article....................
TOV Video: Guy Melville-Brown talks about the 2016 Civic Coupe design
Read Article....................
TOV Video: John Hwang introduces the 2016 Civic Coupe
Read Article....................
Contact TOV | Submit Your Article | Submit Your Link | Advertise | TOV Shop | Events | Our Sponsors | TOV Archives
Copyright © 2015 Velocitech Inc. All information contained herein remains the property of Velocitech Inc.
The Temple of VTEC is not affiliated with American Honda Motor Co., Inc. TOV Policies and Guidelines - Credits - Privacy Policy