Whether you are a commuter, a long distance traveller, or a weekend warrior, the 2018 line-up of Honda SUV’s and crossovers have you covered.
With legendary Honda engineering, quality and design built into every vehicle, Honda SUVs and crossovers lead the pack when it comes to providing and maintaining high quality transportation that is practical and reliable while staying on top of new trends in automotive design.
From sleek and aerodynamic exterior lines to bold design features, Honda SUV’s and crossovers make a statement just travelling down the road.
Inside the cabin, functionality and comfort are enhanced by up-to-date technology and driver assist features that make driving something you look forward to every day.
Visit Orangeville Honda, located on Highway 9, just East of Orangeville ‚Ä®to see the full line-up of 2018 Honda SUV’s and crossovers.
2018 Honda HR-V
Compact, sporty, and stylish, the 2018 Honda HR-V is beautifully designed for people on the go.
Easy to manoeuvre through busy city streets and parking lots, the HR-V is also at home on winding country roads.
Powered by a 1.8 L, 16 valve, SOHC i-VTEC 4-cylinder engine that produces 141 horsepower, the HR-V is fuel efficient while providing a lot of thrust when you need it.
‘The HR-V is a smaller crossover that is between the Honda Fit and the CR-V. Everything Honda makes has a unibody.’ Mr. Cooke explained about the engineering design. ‘They don’t make a car that is built on a frame. The technology developed in these cars over the past few years is really incredible. With Honda’s ‚Äòsensing suite’ it has become almost a semi-autonomous car.’
With sweeping contoured lines and aerodynamic profile, it provides an attractive silhouette on the road while reducing air resistance on the highway.
Under its sporty exterior the HR-V is all sophistication and comfort on the inside. Premium form fitting front seating is available in leather trim. Heated front seats are standard.
Going away for the weekend is no problem ‘the rear 60 / 40 split second row seats fold down when needed and give that extra space to store cargo.
For the read adventurer, available roof rails allow easy transport of skis, kayaks, or what ever toys you like to take to the great outdoors.
A standard 7-inch touchscreen display is located on the main console and allows you to access the available Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation system with voice recognition.
The centre screen also displays what is behind you with the multi-angle rearview camera with dynamic guidelines that is standard on all trim levels. This makes reversing in and out of tights spots the easiest it has ever been.
The 2018 Honda HR-V is compact, versatile, and ready for whatever the open road throws at you.
2018 Honda Pilot
The Honda Pilot is a full size SUV with with full size power, room, and style.
With a sleek body, muscular hood and sculpted lines the Pilot leaves a bold impression on any street or highway.
Built to be tough and reliable, the Pilot can master any city street or adventure pathway when you decide to head out on the open road or to any fun-filled outdoor playground.
With plenty of space in the cargo area, loading up your weekend gear or work materials is easy. With the available remote access power tailgate, having your arms full isn’t a problem when accessing the rear cargo door.
Inside, the Pilot features premium soft-touch materials and a well designed and easily accessed main console with controls.
There is plenty of interior room with enough seating for eight passengers with a second row bench seat and room for seven if you have the second row captain’s chair design.
With such a big seating area comes a tri-zone automatic climate and air filtration system that allows the driver, front passenger, and the second row to to control their own surrounding climate.
To help guide you on your journey, the 8-inch centre touchscreen allows you to access digital features such as the available Honda Satellinte-Linked Navigation System with voice recognition.
There are several driver assist functions including available Honda Lane Watch, Blind Spot Information System, Multi-angle rearview camera, and Rear Cross Traffic Monitor System.
Driving in tight spaces has never been easier.
With a big vehicle comes big power.
The Pilot is powered by a 3.5 L, 24-valve, Direct Injection SOHC i-VTEC V6 engine that turns out 280 horsepower and 262 lb.-ft of torque.
The 2018 Honda Pilot is the answer for when you need a full-size vehicle that offers maximum seating, a lot of cargo space, and a quality engineered and well styled SUV.
2018 Honda CR-V
It has been named SUV of the year by
automotive professionals and has a slew of other
awards for its unique and innovative design and
‘The CR-V was fully redesigned for 2017. This model including the 2018 is all new,’ Mr. Cooke explained. ‘The new CR-V won SUV of the year, it has been very well received and critically acclaimed. The CR-V is North America’s best selling SUV for a reason.’
‘What’s new is incredible fuel efficiency numbers and when you feel that punch when you hit the accelerator! Previous to this generation the CR-V was a 2.4 L, 4-cylinder and naturally aspirated. The new version has a 1.5 L Turbo,’ explained Orangeville Honda’s General Sales Manager James Cooke. ‘This new engine produces 190 horsepower and 179 ft.-lbs of torque. The torque is really up with a smaller engine. It’s also intercooled, which cools the air going into the turbocharger. There’s an automatic shutter system that feeds the intercooler. Once you hit 70 km, there’s an automatic shutter that closes and gives the car a more aerodynamic profile. These are really advanced to give the best fuel economy. The fuel efficiency is incredible. The new CR-Vs beat the competition by over a litre per 100km ‘ they’re that good.’
The powertrain is complete with a standard continuously variable transmission.
With its distinctive Honda front grille and fascia with wrap around projector-beam halogen headlights, the CR-V makes a bold yet elegant statement on the road. The body-coloured exterior mirrors are heated for convenient start on a cold morning and remote engine start is standard.
Black moulding wraps around the wheel-wells and along the running boards to protect against the winter elements.
Rear privacy tinted glass adds a dynamic finish. The entire package is finished off with 17-inch aluminum alloy spoked wheels.
Inside, the CR-V is built for someone who really enjoys driving.
With styled wrap around seats and an easy to reach console, the driver’s cockpit is comfortable and roomy. There is plenty of legroom in the rear passenger seating and the seats have an easy 60 / 40 fold-down split if you need extra room for cargo.
There are a variety of driver assist functions that help guide you in tight spaces or provide an extra pair of eyes when you need it.
Functions include available Adaptive Cruise Control, Auto high-beam, Blind Spot Information, Lane Watch, and Lane Keeping Assist.
You can stay connected to the world when you’re on the go with the centre console 7-inch display screen. There is available Honda Satellite linked navigation system with voice recognition and a hands-free Bluetooth wireless mobile phone interface.
A multi-angle reaview camera with dynamic guidelines is standard on all trim levels.
Controls mounted on the steering wheel including cruise control, telephone and multi-information display means you can access these features without taking your eyes off of the road.
You can access all these features in the comfort of a dual-zone automatic climate control system with an air-filtration system.
Available in four trim levels and several stunning paint colours, the 2018 Honda CR-V defines the future of the crossover vehicle in both engineering and design.
Written by Brian Lockhart