Land Rover Defender vs Honda CR-V Comparison

    Land Rover Defender

    Honda CR-V

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    2024 Land Rover
    Defender
    vs
    2024 Honda
    CR-V
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    How they stack...

    CarExpert Score
    CarExpert has rated other vehicles in the suv medium category, between scores of 7.2 and 8.8.
    0.0
    8.0
    8.3
    0.0
    Based on the Land Rover Defender 130 P500 V8 (368kW)
    Based on the Honda CR-V e:HEV RS (2WD) 5 SEATS
    Best suitable for...
    Driving the familyDriving the family
    Long distance drivingLong distance driving
    TowingTowing
    Awards
    The Land Rover Defender won the Best 4WD SUV award in 2023. We don’t have any awards for Honda CR-V.
    '23
    Best 4WD SUV
    Towing
    Fuel Efficiency
    89L - 90L
    303 to 1152 km
    57L
    314 to 439 km
    ANCAP Safety Rating
    Warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $92,402 - $217,282
    $35,900 - $59,900
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    CarExpert's Take

    James Wong
    Production Editor
    James Wong drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Eight seats, eight cylinders – ooft.
    • Heaps of space and tech
    • Looks like it will eat other cars
    Misses
    • Nearly double the price of base 130
    • Awkward rear proportions
    • Thirsty, expensive to service
    William Stopford
    News Editor
    William Stopford drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Refinement
    • Fuel economy
    • Practical cabin
    Misses
    • Where are the affordable hybrid options?
    • No AWD or seven-seat options
    • Missing some luxury features

    Standard Features

    Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
    Wireless phone charger
    Powered tailgate
    Rear air vents
    Adaptive cruise control
    Climate control
    Reversing sensors
    Reversing camera
    Autonomous emergency braking

    Optional Features

    • Anti Theft Wheel Nuts (+$80)
    • Intrusion Sensor (+$1,001)
    • Metallic Paint Premium (+$1,040)
    • Secure Tracker (+$910)
    • Smoke Pack (+$65)
    NA

    Specs

    Type
    TURBO DIRECT F/INJ, SUPERCHARGED DIR INJ, TURBO DIESEL DIR INJTURBO DIRECT F/INJ, DIRECT FUEL INJ, MULTI POINT F/INJ
    Size (cc)
    1997 - 50001498 - 1997
    Size (L)
    3.0L, 5.0L, 2.0L1.5L, 2.0L
    Induction
    TURBO 6, SUPERCHARGED V8, DIESEL TURBO 6, TURBO 4TURBO 4, INLINE 4
    Camshaft
    DUAL OVERHEAD CAMVARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    16 - 3216
    Power
    183kW - 386kW113kW - 140kW
    Power RPM
    4000 - 60005000 - 6500
    Torque
    550Nm - 650Nm189Nm - 335Nm
    Torque RPM
    1250 - 25001700 - 4300
    Bore Stroke
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    Compression Ratio
    9.5 - 15.510.3 - 13.9

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