2016 Honda CR-VOne of the assets that attracts consumers to the SUV segment of the automotive marketplace is the impressive roominess offered by SUVs.

Among the most popular SUVs currently available, the 2016 Honda CR-V’s interior space outdoes the inner roominess of many of its competitors. Keep reading to see just how deftly the CR-V defeats the competition!

Cargo Crusher

One of the areas in which the CR-V surpasses its top rivals is cargo capacity.

The CR-V delivers an impressive 70.9 cubic feet of cargo room when the rear seat is lowered, also including a standard Easy Fold-Down 60/40-split rear seat and an available power tailgate to give drivers easy access to all that space.

In contrast, here is how some of the CR-V’s top competitors measure up in terms of cargo volume:

  • 2016 Jeep Patriot: 53.5 cubic feet of cargo room
  • 2016 Jeep Cherokee: 54.9 cubic feet of cargo capacity
  • 2017 Chevy Equinox: 63.7 cubic feet of cargo volume
  • 2016 Nissan Rogue: 70.0 cubic feet of cargo space

Passenger Comfort

The CR-V also outshines the competition in terms of passenger space, offering up to 104.1 cubic feet of passenger volume for occupants to spread out in.

Rivals shape up this way when it comes to passenger room:

  • Chevy Equinox: 99.7 cubic feet of passenger space
  • Nissan Rogue: 100.4 cubic feet of passenger room when equipped with a sunroof
  • Jeep Cherokee: 103.4 cubic feet of passenger volume

In terms of individual space within the CR-V, this impressive SUV delivers up to 39.9 inches of front headroom and 38.6 inches of rear headroom.

In contrast, when equipped with a sunroof, the Nissan Rogue offers only 39.5 inches of front headroom and 36.6 inches of rear headroom. The Jeep Cherokee offers just 39.4 inches of front headroom and 38.5 inches of rear headroom.

In terms of legroom, the Honda CR-V serves up 41.3 inches in front and 38.3 inches in back.

In comparison, the Jeep Patriot offers just 40.6 inches of front legroom; the Nissan Rogue delivers only 37.9 inches of rear legroom; the Chevy Equinox provides just 41.2 inches of front legroom; and the Jeep Cherokee offers only 41.1 inches of front legroom.

When it comes to shoulder space, the CR-V provides 58.6 inches of shoulder room up front and 56.4 inches of shoulder room in the second row.

By comparison, the Jeep Patriot provides only 54.5 inches of front shoulder room and 54.0 inches of rear shoulder room. The Nissan Rogue offers just 56.6 inches of front shoulder room and 55.9 inches of rear shoulder room, while the Chevy Equinox has only 55.8 inches of front shoulder room and 55.3 inches of rear shoulder room. The Jeep Cherokee delivers just 57.6 inches of front shoulder room and 55.1 inches of rear shoulder room.

Check Out the CR-V and See for Yourself!

Drivers can further explore the impressive offerings of the 2016 Honda CR-V at any Capital Region Honda Dealers location. Stop by any of our associated dealerships or contact us today to learn more about this competition-defeating SUV and to take it for a test drive!