[home][rumors and news][model release matrix][tov motorsports][desktop calendar][exhaust notes][tov forums][links][search][sponsors][garage][login]

Tire Rack Upgrade Garage
 Search for a Dealer:
 Canadian Flag US Flag
 Honda Acura
 ZIP  
Acura
There are currently no active Acura promotions
Honda
There are currently no active Honda promotions
2021 Honda Civic Sedan On Sale Now
More.......................
New Flagship: MDX Prototype Previews Most Premium and Performance-Focused SUV in Acura History
More.......................
Honda announces 2021 Accord updates, including wireless CarPlay/Android Auto support
More.......................
Acura follows up on MDX tease with new interior preview photos
More.......................
Honda releases photos and details of 2021 Ridgeline MMC
More.......................
American Honda reports September 2020 sales
More.......................
Honda quitting F1 (again) effective after the 2021 season
More.......................
Next-Generation Acura MDX Prototype Set to Debut Oct. 14
More.......................
Professional Motorsports --> Re: Haas In F1?
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: I don't want a CTR
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Honda Gachapon
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Conventional Minicars are the first Victim of Electrification
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: There is now a Stop Order for Honda e
Join Discussion......
Professional Motorsports --> Re: Honda Racing Co???
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Honda's performance brand is called "Type-R"
Join Discussion......
NSX --> Re: NSX with Advan GT
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Super Cruise on a Honda?
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: THE HUMMER IS BACK! 2022 GMC Hummer
Join Discussion......
Honda e --> Re: Honda e reviews
Join Discussion......
TLX --> Re: 2nd Generation TLX Reviews
Join Discussion......
Honda Motorcycles --> Re: 2021 Honda Fireblade
Join Discussion......
Professional Motorsports --> Re: Honda leaving F1....but staying as Red Bull PU?
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: 2023 Acura Integra
Join Discussion......
2012 Honda CR-V Concept Makes World Debut
 Date: September 22, 2011 13:38
 Submitted by:  JeffX
 Source: American Honda PR
 Credibility Rating: Not Specified


Concept version of upcoming production model reveals dynamic, new look



09/22/2011 - ANAHEIM, Calif.

The 2012 Honda CR-V Concept made its public debut at the Orange County International Auto Show in Anaheim, Calif., today, and introduced the styling direction for the all-new, fourth-generation CR-V. The 2012 CR-V is set to go on sale in the United States by the end of the year and will debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show in November.

"The 2012 CR-V Concept strongly hints at the more dynamic and refined look of the upcoming model," said John Mendel, executive vice president of sales for American Honda. "As the best-selling SUV in each of the past four years, the 2012 CR-V promises to build on its highly successful formula with even more style, innovative features and higher fuel economy."

The CR-V Concept embraces a distinctive and bold styling direction for the top-selling1 SUV in the United States. Compared to the current-generation CR-V, the concept model takes on a more aggressive stance with deeper sculpting of the body lines and a bolder front fascia. The front bumper's smooth-flowing lines are highlighted by a horizontal three-bar grille and deeply set multi-reflector headlights. The lower front bumper wraps smartly upward to convey SUV capability with a generous approach angle, while the lower front bumper design now integrates more smoothly with the fascia for improved aerodynamics.

The CR-V's signature vertical rear taillights remain for 2012 with a more three-dimensional style that wraps further into the design of the vehicle. The CR-V Concept's large 5-spoke machined alloy wheels and bold fender flares emphasize the vehicle's dynamic presence and capability.

The all-new 2012 CR-V will improve upon the current model in a variety of ways, and will feature a more fuel-efficient engine and reduced body weight. In addition to all-new exterior styling, the 2012 CR-V will have an all-new interior with a more accommodating and spacious design.

Currently in the fifth year of its model cycle, the CR-V continues to sell at a record pace. The 2011 CR-V was among the highest-ranked vehicles in its segment for initial quality in J.D. Power & Associates' 2011 Initial Quality Study (IQS), where it finished second to the Honda Element in the compact SUV segment. The CR-V is sold globally in more than 160 countries throughout North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Africa. In the U.S., CR-V is manufactured in Ohio at the East Liberty Auto Plant of Honda of America Manufacturing, Inc., using domestic and globally sourced parts. The East Liberty Auto Plant earned a Silver Award for outstanding quality in the recently released J.D. Power 2011 Initial Quality Study. The 2012 CR-V Concept will be at the Orange County International Auto Show from September 22 to 25 in the Honda display.





Last edited by JeffX on September 22, 2011 17:32

Click Here to Submit Your Comments

Viewing Threshold (What is this?)

[fancy] [flat] [simple]
Subject Thread Originator Replies Last Post
  Now that's a sharp lookin vehicle!
sbrown23 1
  Pics from OC Int'l Motor Show
chinofer 19
  Mid November to see Production model
CarGuyLee 20
  Classier, and a start button!
fatbloke 2
  Like!
6SPDTL 2
  Sport trim
siegen 4
  Flat ass
DCR 0
  Video on Autoblog
Double J 0
Photo Gallery: 2021 Acura TLX A-Spec
Read Article....................
Photo Gallery: 2021 Acura TLX Advance
Read Article....................
Photo Gallery: 2021 Acura TLX - Details and Cutaways
Read Article....................
TOV Photo Gallery: 2020 Chicago Auto Show
Read Article....................
TOV Photo Gallery: Honda and Acura at 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show
Read Article....................
TOV Photo Gallery: Other vehicles of 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show
Read Article....................
Contact TOV | Submit Your Article | Submit Your Link | Advertise | TOV Shop | Events | Our Sponsors | TOV Archives
Copyright © 2020 Velocitech Inc. All information contained herein remains the property of Velocitech Inc.
The Temple of VTEC is not affiliated with American Honda Motor Co., Inc. TOV Policies and Guidelines - Credits - Privacy Policy
31