2020 Honda CRV LX vs EX comparison

2020 Honda CR-V LX vs 2020 Honda CR-V EX



1.5L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine

Base Engine

1.5L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine
5 inch LCD

Infotainment Display

7 inch touchscreen



With its sporty style, outstanding performance, and high-tech features, the 2020 Honda CR-V is the ideal crossover for any driver who leads an active lifestyle. There are four CR-V trims to choose from, and two of Lexington favorites are the CR-V LX and CR-V EX. So, which one is best for you? Find out in this CR-V LX vs. EX comparison from Honda of Columbia.

2020 Honda CR-V LX vs. EX: Price

Regardless of your choice, both the CR-V LX and EX are affordable vehicles. Compare the CR-V LX vs. CR-V EX MSRP below to see which works best with your family budget:

  • 2020 Honda CR-V LX Price – MSRP starting at $25,150*
  • 2020 Honda CR-V EX Price – MSRP starting at $27,560*

2020 Honda CR-V LX vs. EX: Safety Features

While the LX and EX are some of the most affordably priced models in their class, that doesn’t mean they skimps on comfort, convenience, or safety features. The 2020 CR-V has earned impressive safety ratings due in part to the fact that all CR-V trims come standard with the Honda Sensing® Safety Suite. Among the Honda Sensing® driver assist systems, you’ll find the following safety features:

  • Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS)
  • Road Departure Mitigation System (RDM)
  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™)

CR-V LX vs. EX: Interior Features

Columbia drivers like to be comfortable and stay connected, and the CR-V LX and EX make it easy. Check out these interior features:

2020 Honda CR-V LX:

  • 160-Watt Audio System with 4 Speakers
  • Pandora® Compatibility
  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera
  • Automatic Climate Control
  • Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink® and Streaming Audio
  • 5-Inch LCD Screen

2020 Honda CR-V EX – Includes the features of the LX and adds:

  • 180-Watt Audio System with 6 Speakers
  • Sirius XM® Radio
  • HD Radio™
  • HondaLink®
  • Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™
  • Blind Spot Information System (BSI) with Cross Traffic Monitor
  • Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control
  • Heated Front Seats
  • One-Touch Power Moonroof with Tilt Feature
  • 7-inch Display Audio with High-Resolution Electrostatic Touchscreen, Customizable Feature Settings, and Compass

2020 Honda CR-V vs. EX: Fuel Economy

With both the CR-V LX and EX, you get a turbocharged inline-4 engine with 190 hp and 179 lb-ft of torque. Paired with a Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) with Sport Mode, the mpg ratings for the 2WD LX and EX are an EPA-estimated 28 mpg city/34 mpg highway/30 mpg combined**. Irmo drivers will appreciate the winning combination of power and efficiency that you get in the CR-V.

Test Drive a Honda CR-V at Honda of Columbia Today

Now that you know more about the Honda CR-V LX vs. EX comparison, when you’re ready to get behind the wheel of a CR-V, head into Honda of Columbia for a test drive. We are just a short drive from West Columbia. Be sure to explore our current CR-V lease specials, and then use our payment calculator to estimate your monthly payment. What are you waiting for? Contact us today!

*MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $1120 destination charge and accessories. Dealer prices may vary.
**28 city/34 highway/30 combined mpg rating for 2WD trims. 27 city/32 highway/29 combined mpg rating for AWD trims. Based on 2020 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.

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