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The 2016 Honda CR-V vs. the 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport

The 2016 Honda CR-V and the 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport both offer families in the Frankfort and Orland Park, IL area utility, good safety scores, plenty of space, and more. If you’re trying to pick one of these vehicles, you’ve narrowed it down to a couple of leading crossovers. Consider the following comprehensive comparison in order to make the best choice for your needs!

Power and Efficiency

Both of these vehicles get a 2.4L four-cylinder engine. Both produce an almost identical power output. But when it comes to efficiency you’ll find a clear winner.

The 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport gets a 2.4L four-cylinder that makes 190 hp and 181 lb-ft of torque, and earns an EPA estimated 20 mpg city/27 mpg highway/23 mpg combined with front-wheel drive.

The 2016 Honda CR-V also offers a 2.4L four-cylinder that produces 185 hp and 181 lb-ft of torque. The EPA rates the CR-V at an estimated 26 mpg city/33 mpg highway/29 mpg combined* when equipped with front-wheel drive and continuously variable transmission.

While the Santa Fe Sport offers slightly more horsepower, the CR-V offers far and away better fuel economy.

Features and Options

The 2016 Honda CR-V comes with some important features that you’ll find missing from the base 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport. Those include a rearview camera, floor mats, and a stereo anti-theft system.

Safety Scores

Both the 2016 Honda CR-V and the 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport get a 5-star overall crash test rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration**. The CR-V also gets a best possible 5-star rating in all crash tests. The Santa Fe Sport comes up short in the front passenger crash test, with only a 4-star rating.

Space and Capacity

While the 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport is bigger overall than the 2016 Honda CR-V, the CR-V still bests it when it comes to cargo space with all seats in place. The CR-V is rated at 37.2 cubic feet of cargo volume. The Santa Fe Sport has space for 35.4 cubic feet.

Visit Community Honda of Orland Park Today

Drive the latest 2016 Honda CR-V at Community Honda of Orland Park. The CR-V is a top choice for any family that needs a versatile, smartly designed SUV. Contact us with any questions, and come visit us today at 8340 W. 159th Street in Orland Park, IL!

 
*Based on 2016 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.
**Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s New Car Assessment Program (www.safercar.gov). Model tested with standard side airbags (SAB).