When we compare the Jeep Liberty's and the Honda CR-V's specifications and ratings, the Jeep Liberty has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars and base engine power. The Honda CR-V has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency and interior volume. Based on this comparison of the Jeep Liberty's and the Honda CR-V's specifications and ratings, the two cars are fairly comparable.
Jeep Liberty vs. Honda CR-V Pricing
A used 2012 Jeep Liberty ranges from $5,994 to $14,993 while a used 2012 Honda CR-V is priced between $9,495 to $18,108.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Jeep Liberty’s base engine makes 210 horsepower, and the Honda CR-V base engine makes 185 horsepower. The Liberty is rated to deliver an average of 18 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 429 miles. The CR-V is rated to deliver an average of 26 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 474 miles. This gives the Honda CR-V the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Jeep Liberty. Both models use gasoline.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Honda CR-V has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front shoulder room, front leg room, and cargo space. The Jeep Liberty has the advantage in the areas of front head room, rear head room, rear shoulder room and rear leg room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Honda CR-V has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.