The Impressive Honda CR-V Technology Is All Any Car Owner Needs

The 2017 Honda CR-V is a dependable, affordable, and high-tech vehicle that’s ready for action at all times. Out of all of the vehicle’s great features, Illinois drivers have been falling in love with the CR-V technology. CR-V technology is incredibly versatile and works to provide drivers with all the comfort, convenience, and entertainment technology they crave. Of course, there are many other impressive and innovative aspects of this great vehicle, but focusing on Honda CR-V technology is a great introduction. Continue reading to learn more about the available features and a few tips and tricks for using them.

Safety Technology

The 2017 Honda CR-V has received the IIHS Top Safety Pick+ title,* a 5-star rating from the NHTSA,** and was named the safest compact SUV by U.S. News and World Report. All of these awards and accolades wouldn’t have been awarded without the help of the CR-V’s state-of-the-art safety technology features. Thanks to these features, the CR-V is able to provide drivers with peace of mind and a more enjoyable ride. A few of these safety technologies include:

  • Honda Sensing – Honda Sensing is a suite of safety technology features consisting of systems like Adaptive Cruise Control with Low-Speed Follow, a Road Departure Mitigation System, a Collision Mitigation Braking System, and a Lane Keeping Assist System.
  • Rain-Sensing Windshield Wipers – These wipers detect rainfall speed and adjust their speed as necessary, so that you can focus on maintaining control of the vehicle in inclement weather.
  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera – With this amazing feature, you can see what’s behind your vehicle from top-down, wide, or normal views. Parallel parking and crowded parking lots are no longer a challenge.
2017 Honda CR-V AWD Exterior Side Profile

2017 Honda CR-V AWD Exterior Rear Angle

Comfort and Convenience Technology

2017 Honda CR-V Rearview Camera

2017 Honda CR-V AWD Dashboard

With the amount of time that drivers spend inside their vehicles, CR-V technology has made it a priority to make sure passengers are as comfortable as can be. To make this possible, CR-V technology implements some of the best available comfort- and convenience-enhancing features around. Just a few of these features are as follows:

  • 7-inch Display Audio Touchscreen –This perfectly sized, easy to use, high-resolution touchscreen display is a great way to access your favorite apps through Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
  • Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control System – Never settle for less than the perfect temperature with the help of a dual climate control system for front passengers.
  • Power-Adjustable Seating – 12-way driver’s-side power seating and four-way passenger-side power seating are just the start of the CR-V’s impressive comfort-enhancing technology.

Connectivity and Audio Technology

CR-V technology makes it so that drivers can safely and easily stay connected when on the road. This way, you can always stay in the loop even when you’re away from it. Many of these safety features are extremely accessible, so there’s no fiddling with buttons or knobs in order to get to the app you need. Some of the features making this all possible include:

  • SMS Text Message Function – Texting while driving isn’t safe, which is why this voice-recognition system can convert speech to text to safely compose and send texts without you having to take your eyes off the road for even a second.
  • Satellite-Linked Navigation System – Features like HD Digital Traffic, 3D display, predictive local search, lane guidance with split screen for road signs and exits, and voice recognition make this Garmin-based navigation system the best at getting you where you need to go.
  • Bluetooth HandsFreeLink – Similar to the SMS text messaging function, this feature allows drivers to easily make and receive calls without putting themselves or their passengers in danger.
2017 Honda CR-V Power Tailgate

2017 Honda CR-V Interior Seating

There’s Still So Much More to See

The 2017 Honda CR-V has much more to provide than just amazing technology features. It also has wonderful performance potential, plenty of great customization options, and so much more. We couldn’t possibly fit everything we find amazing about the CR-V in one article, which is why we urge you to come visit your nearest Central Illinois Honda Dealers location to learn more. Get the scoop on all of the CR-V’s great components, learn more about our financing process, and explore our current offers all with one quick visit or phone call today!

*To qualify for 2017 TOP SAFETY PICK+, a vehicle must earn good ratings in the five crashworthiness tests, an advanced or superior rating for front crash prevention and an acceptable or good headlight rating.

**Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s New Car Assessment Program ( Model tested with standard side airbags (SAB).

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