Compare 2015 Honda CR-V vs 2016 Jeep Cherokee vs 2016 Toyota RAV4

2015 Honda CR-V
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2016 Jeep Cherokee
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2016 Toyota RAV4
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2WD 5-Door EX
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
CR-V 2WD 5-Door EX 27 34 $23,987 $25,545
CR-V 2WD 5-Door EX-L 27 34 $26,421 $28,145
CR-V 2WD 5-Door EX-L w/Navi 27 34 $27,825 $29,645
CR-V 2WD 5-Door LX 27 34 $22,021 $23,445
CR-V 2WD 5-Door Touring 27 34 $29,697 $31,645
CR-V AWD 5-Door EX 26 33 $25,157 $26,795
CR-V AWD 5-Door EX-L 26 33 $27,591 $29,395
CR-V AWD 5-Door EX-L w/Navi 26 33 $28,995 $30,895
CR-V AWD 5-Door LX 26 33 $23,191 $24,695
CR-V AWD 5-Door Touring 26 33 $30,868 $32,895
Select style
4WD 4-Door 75th Anniversary
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Cherokee 4WD 4-Door 75th Anniversary 21 28 $26,773 $27,295
Cherokee 4WD 4-Door Altitude 21 28 $25,335 $25,495
Cherokee 4WD 4-Door High Altitude 21 28 $30,439 $31,195
Cherokee 4WD 4-Door Latitude 21 28 $26,773 $27,295
Cherokee 4WD 4-Door Limited 21 28 $30,439 $31,195
Cherokee 4WD 4-Door Overland 19 26 $37,207 $38,395
Cherokee 4WD 4-Door Sport 21 28 $25,335 $25,495
Cherokee 4WD 4-Door Trailhawk 19 25 $30,251 $30,995
Cherokee FWD 4-Door 75th Anniversary 22 31 $24,818 $25,295
Cherokee FWD 4-Door Altitude 22 31 $23,360 $23,495
Cherokee FWD 4-Door High Altitude 22 31 $28,484 $29,195
Cherokee FWD 4-Door Latitude 22 31 $24,818 $25,295
Cherokee FWD 4-Door Limited 22 31 $28,484 $29,195
Cherokee FWD 4-Door Overland 22 31 $33,654 $34,695
Cherokee FWD 4-Door Sport 22 31 $23,360 $23,495
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AWD 4-Door LE
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
RAV4 AWD 4-Door LE 22 29 $24,077 $25,750
RAV4 AWD 4-Door Limited 22 29 $30,770 $32,910
RAV4 AWD 4-Door SE 22 29 $28,672 $30,665
RAV4 AWD 4-Door XLE 22 29 $25,871 $27,670
RAV4 FWD 4-Door LE 23 30 $22,768 $24,350
RAV4 FWD 4-Door Limited 23 30 $29,461 $31,510
RAV4 FWD 4-Door SE 23 30 $27,363 $29,265
RAV4 FWD 4-Door XLE 23 30 $24,562 $26,270
RAV4 Hybrid AWD 4-Door Limited 34 31 $31,593 $33,610
RAV4 Hybrid AWD 4-Door XLE 34 31 $26,667 $28,370

Pricing

Invoice Price

$23,987
$26,773
$24,077

Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price

$25,545
$27,295
$25,750

Monthly Payment Estimate

$426 / month
$455 / month
$429 / month

The Car Connection's Take

TCC Rating

7.8
7.8
7.6

TCC’s Bottom Line

The 2015 Honda CR-V is neither sporty nor particularly quick, but fuel efficiency is excellent and it prioritizes interior space, earnest practicality, and cleverly chosen features in a way that buyers appear to crave. The 2016 Jeep Cherokee offers everything that the brand and nameplate promise—although there are some disconnects in the styling and packaging. The 2016 Toyota RAV4 is a competent crossover utility with a new Hybrid model this year, updated safety systems, and lots of interior space.

TCC Likes

TCC Dislikes

Fuel Economy

City

27 mpg 21 mpg 22 mpg

Highway

34 mpg 28 mpg 29 mpg

Vehicle

EPA Classification

Small SUV 2WD Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD Small SUV 4WD

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Volume (ft³)

101.5 104.4 101.9

Second Shoulder Room (in)

56.4 55.1 55.4

Front Leg Room (in)

41.3 41.1 42.6

Front Hip Room (in)

54.5 53.8 54.3

Passenger Capacity

5 5 5

Second Leg Room (in)

38.3 40.3 37.2

Front Head Room (in)

38 37.9 39.8

Second Hip Room (in)

53.1 49.9 48.9

Front Shoulder Room (in)

58.6 57.6 57.3

Second Head Room (in)

38.6 38.5 38.9

Exterior Dimensions

Height, Overall (in)

64.7 66.2 65.5

Track Width, Rear (in)

62.3 61.9 61.8

Wheelbase (in)

103.1 106.3 104.7

Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)

71.6 73.2 72.6

Track Width, Front (in)

62.3 62.2 61.8

Length, Overall (in)

179.4 - 181.1

Liftover Height (in)

- 30.9 -

Min Ground Clearance (in)

- 8.2 6.3

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)

35.3 24.6 38.4

Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)

35.3 24.6 38.4

Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)

70.9 58.9 73.4

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)

- 36.1 -

Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)

- 41.4 -

Brakes

Disc - Rear (Yes or )

Yes Yes Yes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)

12 12.6 11.2

Brake Type

4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc

Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)

NA NA NA

Disc - Front (Yes or )

Yes Yes Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)

11.7 13 10.8

Drum - Rear (Yes or )

NA NA NA

Brake ABS System

4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)

15.3 15.8 15.9

Steering

Steering Type

Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)

37.5 37.7 34.8

Tires

Spare Tire Order Code

NA NA NA

Rear Tire Size

P225/65TR17 P225/60TR18 P225/65HR17

Rear Tire Order Code

NA TWS NA

Front Tire Size

P225/65TR17 P225/60TR18 P225/65HR17

Spare Tire Size

Compact Compact Compact

Front Tire Order Code

NA TWS NA

Trailering

Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)

1500 2000 1500

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

150 200 150

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

150 200 150

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

1500 2000 1500

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

1500 2000 1500

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs)

3437 3953 3570

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in)

17 X 6.5 18 X 7 17 X 6.5

Front Wheel Material

Aluminum Aluminum Steel

Spare Wheel Material

Steel Steel Steel

Front Wheel Size (in)

17 X 6.5 18 X 7 17 X 6.5

Spare Wheel Size (in)

Compact Compact Compact

Rear Wheel Material

Aluminum Aluminum Steel

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

410 600 550

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

- 160 -

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM

185 @ 6400 184 @ 6400 176 @ 6000

Engine Type

Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4

Fuel System

Gasoline Direct Injection Sequential MPI Sequential MPI

SAE Net Torque @ RPM

181 @ 3900 171 @ 4600 172 @ 4100

Engine Order Code

NA ED6-D NA

Displacement

2.4 L/144 2.4 L/144 2.5 L/152

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)

34 28 29

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)

27 21 22

Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)

29 24 25

Transmission

Reverse Ratio (:1)

2.65 3.81 4.15

Trans Order Code

NA DFH NA

Drivetrain

Front Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive

Trans Description Cont.

CVT w/OD Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

2.65 - 0.41 4.70 3.30

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

5.05 3.73 4.07

Trans Type

1 9 6

Trans Description Cont. Again

NA NA NA

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

- 0.58 -

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

- 1.91 1.42

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

- 1.00 0.71

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

- 0.70 -

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

- 2.84 1.90

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

- 1.38 1.00

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

- 0.81 0.61

Summary

Vehicle Name

Honda CR-V Jeep Cherokee Toyota RAV4

Body Style

Sport Utility Sport Utility Sport Utility

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear

Multi-Link Multi-Link Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Multi-Link Multi-Link Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Front

Strut Strut Strut

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Strut Strut Strut

Emissions

EPA Greenhouse Gas Score

7.0 (Est) - -

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

6.1 (Est) 7.3 7.1

Crash Test Ratings

Overall Rating

Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating

Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver

Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger

Overall Side Crash Rating

Side Barrier Rating

Side Barrier Rating Driver

Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat

Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat

Combined Side Rating Front Seat

Combined Side Rating Rear Seat

Rollover Rating

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