If you are looking for reliable crossover with excellent performance, but it is still efficient, then you should wait for 2017 Honda HR-V. This is one of the most attractive SUV nowadays, and it is among the leaders in the segment. Designers and engineers in Honda factories are working on development of the crossover, to fix all lacks from previous editions, and there were not many of them. That’s why HR-V is very popular among SUV lovers. Comparing to previous model, exterior will be familiar, interior is refreshed with some new features, and engine range is unknown yet. Vehicle is keeping pace with competition with slight updates before new generation is out on market.
2017 Honda HR-V powertrain
It is still a secret what will be under the hood of the 2017 Honda HR-V. It is likely that 1.8-l four-cylinder engine is being developed, but there are also some other ideas and rumors about that. This vehicle could borrow the powerplant from some other model, but we don’t know yet which car it could be. Standard CVT manual transmission will be packed with it, and 6-speed gearbox could be purchased as automatic. This combination is ready to produce around 150 hp and 140 lb-ft of torque. This is not bad for such crossover, and with these, 2017 HR-V will have improved off-road capabilities.
2017 Honda HR-V interior and exterior
There are works all around the vehicle. The 2017 Honda HR-V will be refreshed both inside and outside. In the cabin, new features are prepared. First of all, infotainment system is upgraded, with audio system as its highlight. Depending on trim level, there will be more luxurious equipment offered, and it will cost more. So far, we know that base model is coming as LX, and EX and EX-L are higher levels. Except the cabin, grille and headlights get new look. Bumpers and tail of the new HR-V could get new lines. Storage area is enlarged, so, now, crossover can take more load.
2017 Honda HR-V price and release date
During the second half of 2016 we can see the premiere of 2017 Honda HR-V. Since there won’t be big changes and upgrades, we expect the price to be around $20,000.