Honda CR-V: What does its name mean?

The Honda CR-V is one of the most popular small SUVs going around, but have you ever wondered what its name means? Wonder now more, your answer is here.


According to Honda, CR-V stands for Comfortable Runabout Vehicle.

We always thought it stood for “compact recreational vehicle”, given that its main domestic competitor was the Toyota RAV4 and because RAV4 is short for Recreational Activity Vehicle with 4-Wheel Drive.



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Joshua Thompson

Joshua Thompson

News editor — Joshua deals with numbers for a living, but cars are his lifelong passion. He loves all, from his dream Stingray through to his first car, a Mercury Tracer.


Honda CR-V: What does its name mean?