Can a Honda CR-V tow a trailer? That, and other CR-V FAQ answered.

Can a 2016 Honda CR-V tow a trailer? Does it have a navigation system? Are the seats leather? You’ve got CR-V questions. We’ve got CR-V answers.

There are many reasons to get into a Honda CR-V, and if you’re considering it, you probably have just as many questions. Allow us to help you with a few of those.

Here are the answers to a few commonly asked questions about to the CR-V. If you have any other Honda-related queries, shoot us a note on social media and we’ll do our best to answer them.

As for your burning questions about the 2017 CR-V. Well, those’ll just have to wait…


Can a Honda CR-V tow a trailer?

Yes, with the available towing package, the CR-V has a towing capacity of 1,500lb, making it suitable for many lightweight trailers. Remember, always observe the load limits, use the proper equipment and follow towing guidelines. The total trailer weight is definied by the trailer itself, the cargo, and everything in or on it. Beware that exceeding the load limits can seriously affect your vehicle’s handling, performance and can even damage the engine and drivetrain.

Does the CR-V have push start and proximity key?

The CR-V offers the push start and proximity key in the EX, EX-L and Touring packages. So, when you approach the door and can’t find your keys on your person, but just know they’re there somewhere in your bag, or in a pocket, or in your other bag, just place your hand on the door handle and the CR-V senses the key and opens up for you.

Are the CR-V’s seats heated?

We may not appreciate it in the summer, but come October (Ok, probably September…sight) you’ll be wanting to know if your CR-V has heated seats. Luckily for us Canucks, all trim levels of the CR-V come with heated front seats

Does the CR-V have back-up cameras?

Short answer: yes. Long answer: still yes, but actually, it has three angles. The Honda CR-V comes with a a multi-angle rearview camera with three different angles—wide, normal and birdseye—making reversing easier (and safer) than ever.

Does the Honda CR-V have a sunroof or moonroof? 

In the 2016 CR-V, the EX and above come equipped with a one-touch power moonroof. Go on, gaze skyward.

Does the Honda CR-V have leather seats? 

Not everything is better in leather. A toothbrush, for example, would probably not be so great fashioned from leather. But automotive interiors on the other hand, are almost always better in leather. And yes, both the 2016 EX-L and Touring trims come with leather-trimmed interiors.

Does the Honda CR-V have navigation? 

The Honda CR-V Touring is outfitted with the Honda Satellite Navigation System, which makes trying to get lost so much more fun.

The CR-V starts at $26,290. If you’re interested in exploring the 2016 Honda CR-V further, please contact one of our sales representatives. We’d be happy to answer any questions.