2024 Honda CR-V: Honda Adds New Sport-L Trim to its Best-Selling SUV

June 15th, 2023 by
2024 Honda CR-V: Honda Adds New Sport-L Trim
  • Honda adds a third hybrid-electric trim level to the 2024 CR-V lineup
  • Well-equipped new CR-V Sport-L features leather seats, power tailgate, wireless Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ compatibility, and wireless smartphone charging
  • Sport-L’s bold gloss black exterior accents, rectangular exhaust finishers and Berlina Black 18-inch wheels add style and presence
  • Pricing of 2024 Honda CR-V starts at  $29,500 MSRP for the LX 2WD

The 2024 Honda CR-V will begin arriving in Honda dealerships on June 14 with an expanded lineup featuring a new hybrid-electric powered Sport-L trim to amp up its appeal to young and active buyers. Consistently the best-selling Honda SUV, the Honda CR-V includes three turbocharged trims: LX, EX and EX-L, plus three hybrid-powered trims: Sport, the new Sport-L and Sport Touring. The hybrid-electric models are positioned at the top of the lineup and now represent more than 50% of CR-V sales.

Complelely redesigned for the 2023 model year, the award-winning 6th generation CR-V features a rugged and sophisticated exterior, a sporty and modern interior and an emotional, adventurous and fun-to-drive experience. The 2024 Honda CR-V LX 2WD has a starting Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP)1 of $29,500 (excluding $1,295 destination charge). Hybrid-electric powered models start with the 2024 CR-V Sport 2WD at $33,350 MSRP.

2024 Honda CR-V Pricing & EPA Fuel Economy Ratings




MSRP Plus $1,295 Destination Charge2

EPA Mileage Rating

LX (2WD)




28 / 34 / 30





27 / 32 / 29

EX (2WD)




28 / 34 / 30





27 / 32 / 29

Sport (2WD)




43 / 36 / 40

Sport (AWD)




40 / 34 / 37

EX-L (2WD)




28 / 34 / 30





27 / 32 / 29

Sport-L (2WD)




43 / 36 / 40

Sport-L (AWD)




40 / 34 / 37

Sport Touring (AWD)




40 / 34 / 37

Exceptionally Well-Equipped 
The new hybrid-electric powered 2024 CR-V Sport-L 2WD ($36,350 MSRP) joins the lineup between the turbocharged CR-V EX-L and range-topping Sport Touring hybrid model. The well-equipped CR-V Sport-L features leather seats, a power passenger seat, front and rear parking sensors and a power tailgate. A 9-inch touchscreen with a physical volume knob, wireless Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ compatibility, Qi-compatible 15W wireless smartphone charging, an 8-speaker audio system and Low Speed Braking Control are also standard.

Bold gloss black exterior accents, rectangular exhaust finishers and Berlina Black 18-inch wheels add style and presence. For better traction management in all driving conditions, Honda’s award-winning Real Time All-Wheel Drive with Intelligent Control™ is available.

CR-V hybrid models represent a key step in the Honda electrification strategy. More than 50% of CR-V sales are hybrid-electric models featuring Honda’s advanced 4th-generation two-motor hybrid system. Combined system output is 2044 hp and 247 lb.-ft. of torque for a fuel-efficient, sporty and capable driving experience.

Moreover, the hybrid powertrain brings a major fuel economy rating increase compared to the 1.5L Turbo powertrain, with an EPA city rating of 43 mpg in the city for Sport and Sport-L versus 28 mpg for EX/EX-L, and a combined rating of 40 mpg for Sport and Sport-L versus 30 mpg for EX/EX-L (all with 2WD).

CR-V is America’s best-selling SUV of the past quarter century and the best-selling Honda vehicle in every year since 2017.

For more information on the Honda CR-V click here.

CR-V Manufacturing
Speaking to the importance of CR-V in the Honda lineup, the 6th-generation CR-V is built in three plants in North America*, including the East Liberty Auto Plant in Ohio, the Indiana Auto Plant, and Honda of Canada Mfg., continuing the 40-year legacy of Honda’s commitment to build products close to the customer. Since 2006, Honda has produced more than 5 million CR-Vs in North America, with roughly half of those built in the U.S.

* usng domestic and globially sourced parts.

About Honda
Honda offers a full line of clean, safe, fun and connected vehicles sold through more than 1,000 independent U.S. Honda dealers. The award-winning Honda lineup includes the Civic and Accord, along with the HR-V, CR-V, Passport and Pilot sport utility vehicles, the Ridgeline pickup and the Odyssey minivan. Honda’s electrified vehicle lineup includes the Accord hybrid, CR-V hybrid, and, in the future, Civic hybrid. The Honda Prologue SUV, Honda’s first volume battery-electric vehicle, will join the lineup in 2024.

Honda has been producing automobiles in America for over 40 years and currently operates 18 major manufacturing facilities in North America. In 2022, more than 99% of all Honda vehicles sold in the U.S. were made in North America, with more than two-thirds made in America, using domestic and globally sourced parts.

More information about Honda is available in the Digital FactBook.

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  1. Manufacturers Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) excluding tax, license, registration, $1,295 destination charge and options, including premium paint colors. Dealer prices may vary.
  2. MSRP plus $1,295 destination charge, excluding tax, license, registration and options, including premium paint colors. Dealer prices may vary.
  3. Based on 2024 EPA mileage ratings; Use for comparison purposes only; your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid trims only), and other factors.
  4. Total system horsepower (ISO net) of the peak, concurrent output of the two electric motors and gasoline engine.
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