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Honda CR-V Towing Capacities (2011 - 2024): Your Comprehensive Guide

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Honda CR-V Towing Capacity Overview

The Honda CR-V towing capacity ranges between 1,000 lbs. and 1,500 lbs as specified in our data below, organized by trim, option package, and model year.

For instance, the 2024 Honda CR-V has a minimum towing capacity of 1,000 lbs, while the 2024 Honda CR-V has a maximum towing capacity of 1,500 lbs.

Factors such as trim level, engine configuration, and drivetrain can impact the towing capacity of a specific model year of Honda CR-V.

Check out the Towing Capacity specifications for other makes and models.

Honda CR-V Towing Capacity

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All towing capacities are braked capacities. This means that the trailer being towed has a braking system installed to assist with the vehicle's own braking. The towing capacities for trailers without brakes will be much less.

Confirm all towing capacities with the owner's manual.

2024 Honda CR-V Towing Capacity Data

The 2024 Honda CR-V towing capacity is between 1,000 lbs. and 1,500 lbs as shown in the table below.

2024 Honda CR-V Towing Capacities
Trim Engine | Transmission | Drivetrain | Horsepower | Torque Towing Capacity
Sport-L Hybrid 2.0L | Hybrid | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 204 HP | 247 ft/lbs 1,000 lbs
Sport-L Hybrid 2.0L | Hybrid | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 204 HP | 247 ft/lbs 1,000 lbs
Sport Touring Hybrid 2.0L | Hybrid | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 204 HP | 247 ft/lbs 1,000 lbs
Sport Hybrid 2.0L | Hybrid | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 204 HP | 247 ft/lbs 1,000 lbs
Sport Hybrid 2.0L | Hybrid | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 204 HP | 247 ft/lbs 1,000 lbs
LX SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
2024 Honda CR-V Towing Capacities Continued
Trim Engine | Transmission | Drivetrain | Horsepower | Torque Towing Capacity
LX SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX-L SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX-L SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs

2023 Honda CR-V Towing Capacity Data

The 2023 Honda CR-V towing capacity is between 1,000 lbs. and 1,500 lbs as shown in the table below.

2023 Honda CR-V Towing Capacities
Trim Engine | Transmission | Drivetrain | Horsepower | Torque Towing Capacity
Sport w/ o BSI Hybrid 2.0L | Hybrid | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 204 HP | 247 ft/lbs 1,000 lbs
Sport w/ o BSI Hybrid 2.0L | Hybrid | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 204 HP | 247 ft/lbs 1,000 lbs
LX SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
LX SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX-L w/ o BSI SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX-L w/ o BSI SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
2023 Honda CR-V Towing Capacities Continued
Trim Engine | Transmission | Drivetrain | Horsepower | Torque Towing Capacity
EX w/ o BSI SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX w/ o BSI SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
Sport Touring Hybrid 2.0L | Hybrid | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 204 HP | 247 ft/lbs 1,000 lbs
Sport Hybrid 2.0L | Hybrid | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 204 HP | 247 ft/lbs 1,000 lbs
Sport Hybrid 2.0L | Hybrid | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 204 HP | 247 ft/lbs 1,000 lbs
EXL SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
2023 Honda CR-V Towing Capacities Continued
Trim Engine | Transmission | Drivetrain | Horsepower | Torque Towing Capacity
EXL SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs

2022 Honda CR-V Towing Capacity Data

The 2022 Honda CR-V towing capacity is 1,500 lbs. regardless of its trim level or drivetrain.

2022 Honda CR-V Towing Capacities
Trim Engine | Transmission | Drivetrain | Horsepower | Torque Towing Capacity
Touring SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
Special Edition SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
Special Edition SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
LX SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
LX SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EXL SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
2022 Honda CR-V Towing Capacities Continued
Trim Engine | Transmission | Drivetrain | Horsepower | Torque Towing Capacity
EXL SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
2021 Honda CR V
2021 Honda CR V

2021 Honda CR-V Towing Capacity Data

The 2021 Honda CR-V towing capacity is 1,500 lbs. regardless of its trim level or drivetrain.

2021 Honda CR-V Towing Capacities
Trim Engine | Transmission | Drivetrain | Horsepower | Torque Towing Capacity
Touring SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
Touring SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
SE SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
SE SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
LX SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
LX SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
2021 Honda CR-V Towing Capacities Continued
Trim Engine | Transmission | Drivetrain | Horsepower | Torque Towing Capacity
EXL SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EXL SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
2020 Honda CR V
2020 Honda CR V

2020 Honda CR-V Towing Capacity Data

The 2020 Honda CR-V towing capacity is 1,500 lbs. regardless of its trim level or drivetrain.

2020 Honda CR-V Towing Capacities
Trim Engine | Transmission | Drivetrain | Horsepower | Torque Towing Capacity
Touring SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
Touring SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
LX SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
LX SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EXL SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EXL SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
2020 Honda CR-V Towing Capacities Continued
Trim Engine | Transmission | Drivetrain | Horsepower | Torque Towing Capacity
EX SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX SUV 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
Touring 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
Touring 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
LX 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
LX 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
2020 Honda CR-V Towing Capacities Continued
Trim Engine | Transmission | Drivetrain | Horsepower | Torque Towing Capacity
EXL 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EXL 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX 1.5L | Intercooled Turbo | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 190 HP | 179 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs

2016 Honda CR-V Towing Capacity Data

The 2016 Honda CR-V towing capacity is 1,500 lbs. regardless of its trim level or drivetrain.

2016 Honda CR-V Towing Capacities
Trim Engine | Transmission | Drivetrain | Horsepower | Torque Towing Capacity
Touring SUV 2.4L | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 185 HP | 181 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
Touring SUV 2.4L | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 185 HP | 181 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
SE SUV 2.4L | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 185 HP | 181 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
SE SUV 2.4L | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 185 HP | 181 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
LX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 185 HP | 181 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
LX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 185 HP | 181 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
2016 Honda CR-V Towing Capacities Continued
Trim Engine | Transmission | Drivetrain | Horsepower | Torque Towing Capacity
EXL SUV 2.4L | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 185 HP | 181 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EXL SUV 2.4L | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 185 HP | 181 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 185 HP | 181 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 185 HP | 181 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs

2015 Honda CR-V Towing Capacity Data

The 2015 Honda CR-V towing capacity is 1,500 lbs. regardless of its trim level or drivetrain.

2015 Honda CR-V Towing Capacities
Trim Engine | Transmission | Drivetrain | Horsepower | Torque Towing Capacity
Touring SUV 2.4L | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 185 HP | 181 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
Touring SUV 2.4L | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 185 HP | 181 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
LX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 185 HP | 181 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
LX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 185 HP | 181 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EXL SUV 2.4L | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 185 HP | 181 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EXL SUV 2.4L | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 185 HP | 181 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
2015 Honda CR-V Towing Capacities Continued
Trim Engine | Transmission | Drivetrain | Horsepower | Torque Towing Capacity
EX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | AWD | 185 HP | 181 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 1 Spd CVT w/OD | FWD | 185 HP | 181 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
2014 Honda CR V
2014 Honda CR V

2014 Honda CR-V Towing Capacity Data

The 2014 Honda CR-V towing capacity is 1,500 lbs. regardless of its trim level or drivetrain.

2014 Honda CR-V Towing Capacities
Trim Engine | Transmission | Drivetrain | Horsepower | Torque Towing Capacity
LX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto w/OD | AWD | 185 HP | 163 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
LX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto w/OD | FWD | 185 HP | 163 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EXL SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto w/OD | AWD | 185 HP | 163 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EXL SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto w/OD | FWD | 185 HP | 163 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto w/OD | AWD | 185 HP | 163 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto w/OD | FWD | 185 HP | 163 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs

2013 Honda CR-V Towing Capacity Data

The 2013 Honda CR-V towing capacity is 1,500 lbs. regardless of its trim level or drivetrain.

2013 Honda CR-V Towing Capacities
Trim Engine | Transmission | Drivetrain | Horsepower | Torque Towing Capacity
LX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto | AWD | 185 HP | 163 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
LX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto | FWD | 185 HP | 163 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EXL SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto | AWD | 185 HP | 163 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EXL SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto | FWD | 185 HP | 163 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto | AWD | 185 HP | 163 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto | FWD | 185 HP | 163 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs

2012 Honda CR-V Towing Capacity Data

The 2012 Honda CR-V towing capacity is 1,500 lbs. regardless of its trim level or drivetrain.

2012 Honda CR-V Towing Capacities
Trim Engine | Transmission | Drivetrain | Horsepower | Torque Towing Capacity
LX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto | 4WD | 185 HP | 163 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
LX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto | FWD | 185 HP | 163 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EXL SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto | 4WD | 185 HP | 163 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EXL SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto | FWD | 185 HP | 163 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto | 4WD | 185 HP | 163 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto | FWD | 185 HP | 163 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs

2011 Honda CR-V Towing Capacity Data

The 2011 Honda CR-V towing capacity is 1,500 lbs. regardless of its trim level or drivetrain.

2011 Honda CR-V Towing Capacities
Trim Engine | Transmission | Drivetrain | Horsepower | Torque Towing Capacity
SE SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto | 4WD | 180 HP | 161 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
SE SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto | FWD | 180 HP | 161 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
LX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto | 4WD | 180 HP | 161 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
LX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto | FWD | 180 HP | 161 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EXL SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto | 4WD | 180 HP | 161 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EXL SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto | FWD | 180 HP | 161 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
2011 Honda CR-V Towing Capacities Continued
Trim Engine | Transmission | Drivetrain | Horsepower | Torque Towing Capacity
EX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto | 4WD | 180 HP | 161 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
EX SUV 2.4L | I4 | 5 Spd Auto | FWD | 180 HP | 161 ft/lbs 1,500 lbs
  • a fishing boat and trailer usually weighs between 900 lbs. to 6,000 lbs.
  • a tent trailer typically weighs between 1,000 lbs. to 1,500 lbs.
  • a fifth-wheel travel trailer averages between 12,000 lbs. to 15,000 lbs.
Honda CR V
Honda CR V

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