In comparing the Toyota Prius v's and the Honda CR-V's specifications and ratings, the Toyota Prius v has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency. The Honda CR-V has the advantage in the areas of interior volume and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Toyota Prius v's and the Honda CR-V's specifications and ratings, the two cars are fairly comparable.
Toyota Prius v vs. Honda CR-V Pricing
A used 2017 Toyota Prius v ranges from $13,994 to $26,996 while a used 2017 Honda CR-V is priced between $17,989 to $27,995.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Toyota Prius v’s base engine makes 134 horsepower, and the Honda CR-V base engine makes 184 horsepower. The Prius v is rated to deliver an average of 41 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 464 miles. The CR-V is rated to deliver an average of 28 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 448 miles. This gives the Toyota Prius v the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Honda CR-V. Both models use regular unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Honda CR-V has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, front shoulder room, rear head room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The Toyota Prius v and Honda CR-V are comparable in regards to front 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.