2017 Honda HR-V
- Refined ride
- Interior materials quality
- Passenger space
- Cargo versatility
- Modest power with CVT
- Numb midcorner steering feel
- Uplevel trims' reliance on touch-sensitive controls
- Active safety features not offered
- Low-frequency engine rumble in Park
- Power front seats not offered
Multi-position second-row Magic Seat
Manual or automatic transmission
Front- or all-wheel drive
LaneWatch camera available
What Is the 2017 Honda HR-V?
The Honda HR-V is a subcompact five-seat SUV that competes with the Buick Encore, Chevrolet Trax, Jeep Renegade, Mazda CX-3, Nissan Juke and others. The HR-V is related to the Honda Fit hatchback. Trim levels include the LX, EX and EX-L with Navigation. All trim levels come with front-wheel drive or optional all-wheel drive.
What's New on the 2017 Honda HR-V?
There are no significant changes for the 2017 model year.
How Does the 2017 Honda HR-V Compare to Other SUVs?
The HR-V's roomy, versatile cabin and large cargo area are advantages over most crossovers in this price range, and its high-grade interior and estimated gas mileage -- especially with front-wheel drive -- are additional strengths.
What Features in the 2017 Honda HR-V Are Most Important?
The HR-V is powered by a 141-horsepower, 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine teamed with a six-speed manual or continuously variable automatic transmission. Notable standard features include 17-inch alloy wheels, a CD stereo, Bluetooth streaming audio, USB port and MP3 jack, cruise control, air conditioning and a backup camera. As required in every new car, the HR-V has front airbags, antilock brakes and an electronic stability system.
Available features include leather-trimmed seats, heated front seats, a power moonroof, heated side mirrors with integrated turn signals, automatic climate control, keyless access with push-button start, a navigation system and a LaneWatch camera in the passenger-side mirror that displays a view of the blind spot on the dashboard display.
Should I Buy the 2017 Honda HR-V?
If you care most about passenger space and cargo versatility, the Honda HR-V should satisfy, but driving enthusiasts might object to its modest acceleration and numb steering.
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What it is: The Honda HR-V is a subcompact SUV that debuted last year, joining the growing ranks of small crossovers. The H... Read More
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Problems right away
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The 2017 Honda HR-V currently has 0 recalls
Crash and Rollover Test Ratings
New Car Program Benefits
36 months / 36,000 miles
60 months / 60,000 miles
36 months / 36,000 miles