Engine/Chassis Features

2.4-Liter, i-VTEC® 4-Cylinder Engine with Direct Injection (LX)

What’s the Benefit?

This powerplant combines satisfying responsiveness with excellent efficiency.

The Feature:

The CR-V LX’s 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine incorporates direct injection (DI).

  • Thanks to DI and numerous other clever elements, this engine produces ample torque—180 lb-ft at 3900 rpm (SAE net).
  • Peak horsepower is rated at 184, occurring at 6400 rpm (SAE net).
  • Included under Honda’s EarthDreams® Technology banner, this powerplant satisfies the triple goals of power output, fuel efficiency36 and environmental responsibility all at the same time.