What is the 2021 Honda CR-V Towing Capacity?

June 29th, 2021 by

2021 Honda CR-V Touring in Aegean Blue Metallic

The 2021 Honda CR-V towing capacity tops out at 1,500 pounds, and you’ll also be able to carry a payload of up to 850 pounds in your cargo bay! Of course, all this barely scratches the surface of what makes the CR-V so compelling. Explore its performance capabilities with our team before you get behind the wheel.



What Can a Honda CR-V Tow?

The Honda CR-V towing capacity is more than sufficient to meet the needs of most weekend warriors and casual vacationers. When you head out on your next road trip, your Honda CR-V will be able to tow any of the following:

  • Lightweight teardrop campers
  • ATVs and jet skis
  • Small fishing boats
  • Canoes and kayaks
  • Small open utility trailers

Other Honda CR-V Towing Features

You know that this SUV’s maximum capacity reaches up to 1,500 pounds, but how much can the Honda CR-V tow confidently? The following safety and performance features empower you make full use of your compact SUV’s towing capabilities:

  • Real-Time AWD with Intelligent Control System™: When power is directed to each wheel, you’ll be much less vulnerable to a loss of traction or control.
  • Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control: This feature monitors your traction and makes adjustments to help you corner more effectively and tackle curves without concern.
  • Hill Start Assist: Hill Start Assist reduces the risks associated with parking on steep inclines. It holds the brake as you move your foot to the gas pedal and start to accelerate.
  • Brake Assist: This technology activates the full power of your braking system in the event of an emergency–even if you don’t manage to push the pedal all the way to the floor.

Although the Honda CR-V Hybrid is not equipped for towing, you can still use its massive cargo bay to transport all kinds of cargo through Cedar Park and Georgetown.

How Can You Access the Honda CR-V Tow Hitch?

The Honda CR-V tow hitch is just one of its many standard features. Although there isn’t a specific Honda CR-V towing package, you’ll receive each of the following in any model:

  • Drawbar
  • Retaining pin & clip
  • Trailer hitch ball (2-inch or 1⅞-inch)
  • Trailer hitch harness

Your Honda CR-V Towing Adventure Starts at Round Rock Honda!

We want you to feel empowered when you’re ready to start towing with your new Honda CR-V! Contact us or give us a call at Call sales Phone Number512-572-5828 with any questions. Also explore scheduling a test drive in one of our new models! We’re easy to reach from anywhere near Round Rock or Leander.


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