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2015 GMC Terrain vs. 2015 Honda CR-V Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the GMC Terrain than in the Honda CR-V. The GMC Terrain will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Honda CR-V.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the GMC Terrain as you will with the Honda CR-V, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The GMC Terrain is somewhat more expensive than the Honda CR-V. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The GMC Terrain will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the Honda CR-V.

Dimensions
The GMC Terrain is a little wider than the Honda CR-V, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the GMC Terrain, which is slightly longer than the Honda CR-V.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque engine, the GMC Terrain doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Honda CR-V.

Handling
The GMC Terrain has a larger turning radius than the Honda CR-V, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
If you've got something you need to pull, the GMC Terrain will do just as well as the Honda CR-V, since they have about the same towing capacity. When it comes to horsepower, the GMC Terrain greatly out-muscles the Honda CR-V.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the GMC Terrain and the Honda CR-V. The GMC Terrain has less cargo space than the Honda CR-V, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

Warranty
The GMC Terrain comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Honda CR-V.

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2015 GMC
Terrain

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MSRP*: $26,560 - $37,240

2015 Honda
CR-V

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MSRP*: $23,320 - $32,770
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Low APR Loan: As low as 2.90% --
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 20 - 22 26 - 27
Top 10 Fuel Efficient
Highway MPG: 29 - 32 33 - 34
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $25,232 - $35,378 $21,905 - $30,751

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