of the 2018 Honda HR‑V. Base trim shown.
From the Cars.com Vehicle Test Team
- Refined ride
- Interior materials quality
- Passenger space
- Cargo versatility
- Modest power with CVT
- Numb mid-corner 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
- Subcompact SUV
- Seats five
- Multi-position second-row Magic Seat
- Manual or automatic transmission
- Front- or all-wheel drive
- LaneWatch camera available
What it is: The HR-V is Honda’s entry in the growing field of subcompact SUVs. The five-seat HR-V is related to the Honda Fit hatchback and is built in the same Mexican assembly plant. Power comes from a 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine that works with a manual transmission or a continuously variable automatic. All trim levels can be had with front- or all-wheel drive. Competitors include the Buick Encore, Chevrolet Trax, Jeep Renegade and Mazda CX-3.
There are no changes save a new wheel design that’s available on EX and EX-L trim levels.
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I can?t believe I waited so long to buy this car!
This is the most confortable I?ve every bought. I?m short and the seat adjusts so I have a perfect view. I love the backup camera, the interior, the whole package. I just love it. Read full review
Great Vehicle for the money
So far, So Good. Leg room is sufficient, Good power. Controls are not real friendly, but you do get used to them. all in all, I really like this vehicle. Read full review
The 2018 Honda HR-V currently has 0 recalls
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Carfax vehicle history report
7 years / 100,000 miles1-year/12,000-mile non-powertrain warranty begins after expiration of original warranty (3 years/36,000 miles) or on date sold as certified (no deductible); 7-year/100,000-mile powertrain warranty begins from the original in-service date (no deductible)
Under 6 years / 80,000 milesVehicles receive a 182 point inspection and reconditioning.