2017 Honda HR-V Changes

Currently the smallest crossover SUV, in the Honda lineup, the 2017 Honda HR-V is expected in mid-2016. Considering that this model debuted in 2014 in the USA and 2015 in Europe, we should not expect any significant changes in the new model. However, minor modifications and improvement are unrealistic. It is expected that the 2017 HR-V offer new benefits and improvement of the system.

Many believe that the Honda pulled right move, the returning this model in manufacturing. Let us remind that this crossover was produced from 1999 to 2006, when its production and sales were suspended. 2017 HR-V will be represented in all markets. On the market of Japan, the vehicle carries the name Honda Vezel, in the market of China are sold as Honda HR-V. Name 2017 Honda HR-V is reserved for customers in the US market and the European market.

2017 Honda HR-V

2017 Honda HR-V Specs and Price

As its name suggests, the Honda HR-V is extremely modern and dynamic crossover SUV. The HR-V stands for Hi-rider Revolutionary Vehicle. The vehicle is extremely elegant, modern design, and offers room for five passengers. 2017 HR-V will satisfy many different tastes and desires of customers. The vehicle is a fantastic combination of quality SUVs, minivan functionality, and elegance of a coupe. HR-V has a length of 429 cm, 177 cm wide and 160 cm high. Luggage compartment volume is satisfactory and is more than 450 liters, and significantly increases the folding rear seat back. With these dimensions, the 2017 Honda HR-V falls into the category of a sub-compact crossover.

On the market of Europe, 2017 Honda HR-V will be offered with three equipment levels, Comfort, Sport and Executive. Models of the US market, carry different labels, LX, EX and EX-L Navi. As a standard vision equipment, all versions offer autonomous emergency braking, forward collision detection, lane-departure warning and traffic-sign recognition systems.

On the US market, the price of the base model is a little more than $ 19,000, while the top price of the EX-L Navi with CVT and AWD around $ 26,000.


Purchaser on the US market, 2017 HR-V will offer an in-line 4-cylinder 1.8-liter petrol engine with 141 horsepower at 6,500 rpm and 127 lb.-ft. of torque at 4,300 rpm. The engine is mated to a 6-speed manual transmission or Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT). Also, we offer versions with 2WD or AWD. Versions with 6-speed manual transmission are EPA rating of 25 city/34 hwy/28 combined mpg, while the version with CVT have EPA rating of 28/35/31 mpg.

For customers in the European market is reserved petrol 1.5-liter engine with direct injection. The engine develops 130 horsepower, the engine power is achieved over the same transmission as in the US version of the model. The average fuel consumption is 5.6 l/100 km (6-speed MT) and 5.2 l/100 km (CVT).

2017 Honda HR-V Diesel

For the European market, 2017 HRV will have a version with a diesel engine. This is the same motor that is used in the 2016 model. 2017 Honda HR-V Diesel launches 1.6- liter i-DTEC diesel engine with 120 horsepower. This engine is from Earth Dreams family. With fuel consumption of 4 liters per 100 kilometers, this is one of the most economical models in its class.

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