Honda CR-V vs Honda Element Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Honda CR-V
EX AWD
MSRP
$28,750
Invoice
$26,988
Average Price Paid
$26,278
16,032 listings nationwide

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2011 Honda Element
EX
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EX AWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Honda CR-V
EX AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$29,223
129 listings nationwide
3 GREAT deals
17 GOOD deals

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2011 Honda Element
EX
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$10,757
11 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 Honda CR-V
EX AWD
Christian Wardlaw Test Drive Review:

Refined, roomy, and historically reliable, the Honda CR-V has earned its status as one of the best selling vehicles in America. This is a safe SUV, too, and it returns good fuel econom...

2011 Honda Element
EX
Michael Perkins Preview:

The party is officially over for the Honda Element. The quirky crossover showed up in 2003 and apart from a slight refresh in 2009, remained unchanged throughout its model life. Rumors...

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  • Look and Feel 9
  • Performance 7
  • Form & Function 9
  • Technology 7
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 8
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2019 Honda CR-V
EX AWD
50
writes:
Has all the bells and whistles we need and safety
writes:
Felt like I was in a go cart and didn’t have the options and feel I wanted
Power Ranked 2019 Jeep Cherokee Limited 4WD better.
"6 cylinder and more sporty"
Front Seats Ranked 2019 Jeep Cherokee Limited 4WD better.
"More comfortable and bigger"
10
writes:
Good ride but couldn’t see past the dashboard
Back Seats Ranked 2019 Nissan Kicks SR FWD better.
"Sat in both and Nissan more comfortable "
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2019 Nissan Kicks SR FWD better.
"Both seem the same and I don’t load my car so not important to me"
2011 Honda Element
EX
20
writes:
Like the hauling space
35
writes:
lots of room. great power.
Looks/Style Ranked 2011 Toyota RAV4 Base worse.
"better design"
Family Car Ranked 2011 Toyota RAV4 Base worse.
"more spacious"
10
writes:
Last year made, bought one with least amount of miles I could find. Identical to my previous 2007 model.
Looks/Style Ranked 2010 Honda Element EX AWD worse.
"Same"
Would Buy Ranked 2010 Honda Element EX AWD worse.
"1 year newer for exact same car"

Specs

2019 Honda CR-V
EX AWD
2011 Honda Element
EX
Powertrain Continuously Variable Transmission 5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
27 MPG
20 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
33 MPG
25 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 14 gal 15.9 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
190 hp @ 5,600 RPM
166 hp @ 5,800 RPM
Torque
179 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
161 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.3:1
9.7:1
Displacement
1,500 cc
2,400 cc
Bore x Stroke
2.87 in x 3.52 in
3.43 in x 3.9 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Driver 5 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
CD Changer -- Optional
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 41.3 in 41 in
Back Legroom 40.4 in 39.1 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 39.2 cu ft 25.1 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,091 lbs --
Standard Towing Capacity -- 1,500 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 1,500 lbs 1,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 180.6 in 169.9 in
Width 73 in 71.6 in
Height 66.5 in 70.4 in
Wheelbase 104.7 in 101.4 in

Available Options

2019 Honda CR-V
EX AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Basque Red Pearl II
  • Crystal Black Pearl
  • Dark Olive Metallic
  • Gunmetal Metallic
  • Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Modern Steel Metallic
  • Molten Lava Pearl
  • Obsidian Blue Pearl
  • Platinum White Pearl
  • Sandstorm Metallic
2011 Honda Element
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