The 2012 Honda CR-V is entering its fourth generation with a sleek and sophisticated body styling. It will be a car that offers multiple technology firsts for Honda and it increases fuel economy on all models. Major enhancements for the 2012 CR-V include improved interior comfort , a smoother and quieter ride, and more innovative features. Powering by a 2.4-liter i-VTEC 4-cylinder engine, which produces 185 horsepower and 164 lb-ft of torque, the 2012 CR-V has an estimated city/highway fuel economy rated at 23/31 mpg for FWD, 22/30 mpg for AWD. The 2012 Honda CR-V has 5 horsepower more than the previous generation CR-V and at the same time has 1 mpg (city), 3 mpg (highway) better than previous generation; that is an improvement of 10% in highway driving. The 2012 Honda CR-V EX and EX-L models ride on 17-inch aluminum alloy wheels with 225/65R17 all-season tires. The CR-V LX runs on 16-inch stamped steel wheels with 215/70R16 all-season tires.