The CRV is fun to drive and has more than enough get up and go with its four cylinder engine. What was important to me was the ability to enter the vehicle without bending like a pretzel.
All of the standard safety features-- air bags galore, traction control,stability control.
Road noise is evident. It seems to be a Honda trademark. The spare tire should not be on the tailgate. The tailgate should open up, not like a door.The back window is difficult to clean with everything on it. The outside temperature gauge is affected too much by the engine temperature.All minor.