Presenting the Honda HR-V, a dynamic, fuel-efficient small SUV with sleek styling as well as next-generation connectivity. This brand new car recently made its world launching at the New York Auto Show. Its clean personality lines are suited by concealed back door deals with, providing the SUV a stylish presence.
The 2015 Honda HR-V is improved a subcompact platform– in this situation, the Honda Fit.
The Fit itself is revamped for 2015: a little shorter, broader and also roomier, especially for those in the rear seats. The HR-V must prolong the Fit’s enhancements with an added 7 inches of overall length, a taller ride elevation and a low tailgate opening up that periods greater than 40 inches. The new crossover will likewise incorporate the Fit’s interior flexibility, with rear seatbacks that fold up level as well as seat cushions that can fold up from the flooring. The passenger seat can likewise lay virtually level, making a freight channel from the tailgate to the dash.
2015 Honda HR-V engine
The HR-V will likely share the new Fit’s 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine, rated at 130 horsepower and also matched to a consistently variable transmission (CVT) driving the front wheels. A sportier, turbocharged variation ought to comply with the launch of the typical design. A hybrid model for the U.S. is possible if initial HR-V sales are solid, as is an all-wheel-drive option.
The HR-V will slot between the new Fit and the bigger CR-V crossover. At 9 inches much shorter, 1 inch lower as well as regarding 700 pounds lighter than the CR-V, the HR-V should supply an one-of-a-kind option for those who need room for guests and gear without the family-sized CR-V footprint. The HR-V’s dimension as well as possible all-wheel-drive option make it a prime competitor versus other sporty tiny crossovers like the Nissan Juke, Subaru XV Crosstrek as well as the Mazda CX-5.
2015 Honda HR-V specs
2015 Honda HR-V release date
The 2015 Honda HR-V ought to arrive late this autumn or in very early 2015.
2015 Honda HR-V price
Base Price: $19,500-$21,000