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Honda releases budget-oriented CR-V VTi-E7 in Australia

Honda has released the budget-oriented CR-V VTi-E7 seven-seat SUV in Australia priced from $34,490+ORC.

Honda has released the seven-seat CR-V VTi-E7 in Australia with prices starting at $34,490+ORC. Powered by the same 1.5L turbocharged four-cylinder petrol engine used in other CR-V variants the VTi-E7 offers “leather-appointed seats”, eight-way power adjust driver’s seat, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity with a seven-inch infotainment screen, 18-inch alloys and a clever, three-mode reversing camera with rear USB charging and second/third-row air-conditioning vents.

The VTi-E7 is intended as a budget-friendly seven-seat CR-V with the top-spec VTi-L adding things like a panoramic glass roof and powered tailgate.

Key features of the new CR-V VTi-E7:

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  • 7 seats: Leather-appointed
  • 2nd and 3rd row A/C vents
  • Dual zone climate control
  • Two x rear USB Ports
  • 7-inch advanced display audio
  • Apple Carplay / Android Auto
  • 18-inch alloy wheels
  • Three mode reversing camera
  • 5L Turbo engine
  • 8-way drivers power seat
  • Driver attention monitor system
  • Smart keyless entry with push start
  • Full size spare alloy wheel
  • Front fog lights
  • Tyre pressure monitoring system

“CR-V has been a strong player in the 7-seat Medium SUV segment, consistently ranking first or second in private sales every month since its July 2017 launch”, said Honda Australia Director, Stephen Collins.

“The introduction of the VTi-E7 provides Honda Customers an additional option for those looking for an attainable seven-seat option with family-friendly features such as leather seats, third-row ceiling air vents and two USB ports in the second row for electronic devices,” Mr. Collins said.

Honda CR-V pricing (not including on-road costs

Grade

Seats

Drivetrain

MLP

Vi

5

2WD

$28,290

VTi

5

2WD

$30,690

VTi-E

7

2WD

$34,490

VTi-S

5

2WD

$33,290

AWD

$35,490

VTi-L

7

2WD

$38,990

VTi-LX

5

AWD

$44,290


Isaac Bober

Isaac Bober

Isaac Bober was born in the shadow of Mount Panorama in Bathurst and, so, it was inevitable he’d fall into work as a motoring writer. He began his motoring career in 2000 reviewing commercial vehicles, before becoming editor of Caravan & Motorhome magazine. He then moved to MOTOR Magazine before going freelance and contributing to Overlander 4WD, 4×4 Australia, TopGear Australia, Men’s Health, Men’s Fitness, The Australian, CARSguide, and many more.