2024 Honda CR-V Towing Capacity

October 12th, 2023 by
2024 Honda CR-V Sport Touring Hybrid shown in Canyon River Blue Metallic


Maybe you’re interested in the new Honda CR-V, but you’re curious if it can handle towing your ATVs. How much can a Honda CR-V tow? The towing capacity for this SUV is a respectable 1,500 pounds when equipped with the Honda CR-V tow hitch, which is enough to meet the needs of most Madison SUV drivers. What can a Honda CR-V tow with that kind of towing capacity? Several things, it turns out. Let’s delve into the details about the towing capacity of this impressive SUV, and talk about whether there is a Honda CR-V towing package.

How Much Can a Honda CR-V Tow?

The CR-V comes with your choice of a conventional gas engine or a hybrid powertrain, both of which are easily capable of meeting the challenge presented by Brandon traffic. But how much can a Honda CR-V tow when equipped with the hybrid powertrain? Here are the towing capacities of these powertrain options, along with some important specs like horsepower:

2024 Honda CR-V Towing Capacity

CR-V LX, EX, and EX-L

  • 1,500 pounds towing capacity
  • 190 hp turbocharged engine
  • 179 lb-ft of torque

CR-V Sport Hybrid, Sport-L Hybrid, and Sport Touring Hybrid

  • 1,000 pounds towing capacity
  • 204 hp hybrid powertrain

What Can the Honda CR-V Towing Capacity Handle?

What can you tow with a 1,500 towing capacity? More than you might think. While you won’t be towing large construction equipment around with this vehicle, it’s well suited for towing recreational items like jet skis, small boats, and ATVs. Here are some of the things you can tow with this vehicle:

  • Teardrop Trailer
  • Motorcycle
  • Jet ski
  • Snowmobile
  • Pair of canoes
  • Rowboat
  • Simple single-axle trailer

Is There a Honda CR-V Towing Package?

Having the right accessories can make all the difference when it comes to towing efficiently and safely. Fortunately, just the right accessories are available for this SUV:

Honda CR-V Tow Hitch and Other Accessories

  • Brake Assist automatically applies full brake pressure to help you avoid a possible collision.
  • Retaining pin
  • Drawbar
  • Clip
  • Trailer hitch ball (available in 2-inch or 1 ⅞-inch)
  • Honda CR-V Tow Hitch (commonly known as the “trailer hitch harness”)
  • Real-Time AWD with Intelligent Control System™ for more control on Jackson streets
  • Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control
  • Hill Start Assist automatically kicks in whenever you move your foot from the brake pedal to the gas pedal, and it keeps you from rolling backward.

Check Out the Honda CR-V at Patty Peck Honda of Ridgeland

What will you hitch to the back of your Honda CR-V? Why not come down and take this remarkable SUV for a test drive? We’d be glad to put you behind the wheel of a CR-V of your own. And, if you’d like to learn more, check out our helpful car buying tips, along with some of our other Honda model research. We’re just a short drive away from Jackson. So drop by or contact us today!


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