Honda HR-V vs. Honda CR-V
2017 Honda HR-V
2017 Honda CR-V
|2017 Honda HR-V (LX CVT 2WD)||CATEGORY||2017 Honda CR-V (LX CVT 2WD)|
|$20,265 MSRP*||Price||$24,045 MSRP*|
|31 mpg**||Combined Fuel Economy||28 mpg***|
|2.4L I4 Engine||Engine||1.8L I4 Engine|
|184 hp||Horsepower||141 hp|
When you get behind the wheel, how do you picture your ideal driving experience? Do you want a fuel-efficient vehicle to save money in transportation costs, or would you prefer a little extra pep in your morning commute? If you prefer a livelier ride, then you may appreciate the more aggressive horsepower of the 2017 Honda CR-V. This dynamo has a standard 2.4L I4 engine generating 184 hp and 180 lb-ft of torque, while maintaining an EPA-estimated combined fuel economy of 28 mpg**. If you want to stretch your fueling dollar further, then the 2017 Honda HR-V has a 141-hp 1.8L I4 engine delivering a combined fuel economy of up to 31 mpg***! No matter what, you’re in for a quality ride in a Honda.
What are your cargo and passenger needs for your next SUV? If you love to go on outdoor adventures, then you may prefer the larger Honda CR-V with its 39.2 cubic feet of cargo room. In total cargo capacity, the CR-V has over 10 cubic feet of extra space over the Honda HR-V. The CR-V also has an available roof rack and standard overhead console storage to pack away camping gear and other equipment. However, both vehicles are similar as far as passenger space. You’ll have room for five passengers to stretch out, and both vehicles have around 100 cubic feet of passenger volume. If you don’t have significant cargo needs, then the slightly smaller dimensions of the HR-V may be worth the extra agility and efficiency.
Test Drive a Honda SUV Today
When pitting the Honda HR-V vs. Honda CR-V, it’s hard to find fault in either option. Both vehicles deliver tons of space in a compact SUV size, plus all the high-tech features and plush comforts that you could ever want. While it’s great to research all the differences online before you buy, the best way to get a feel for these Honda vehicles is during a test drive in person. Come to Jeffrey Honda to get behind the wheel of a new CR-V or HR-V, and you’ll be glad that you did! Contact us for more information, or apply for financing to jump start the process.
*Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price excludes taxes, license, registration/title, optional or regionally required equipment and destination charge. Dealers set own prices.
**25 city/ 33 highway/28 combined mpg rating for 6-speed manual transmission models. 28 city/34 highway/31 combined mpg rating for 2WD CVT models. 27 city/31 highway/29 combined mpg rating for AWD CVT models. Based on 2017 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors
***26 city/32 highway/28 combined mpg rating for 2WD LX with CVT model. 25 city/31 highway/27 combined mpg rating for AWD LX with CVT model. 28 city/34 highway/30 combined mpg rating for 2WD EX, EX-L and Touring with CVT models. 27 city/33 highway/29 combined mpg rating for AWD EX, EX-L and Touring with CVT models. Based on 2017 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.