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2018 Honda HR-V hit showrooms starting at $19,570 MSRP

The 2018 Honda HR-V begins arriving at Honda dealerships August 14 carrying a Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) starting at $19,570. For 2018, the Honda HR-V offers a new color, Aegean Blue Metallic, available on select trims. HR-V also features a refreshed wheel design with black-painted inserts.

Thanks to Honda's 2nd-row Magic Seat there are four different modes for multiple seating and cargo-hauling configurations. There is 100.1 cu.-ft. of passenger space and 58.8 cu.-ft. of cargo volume (LX FWD) with the 2nd-row seats folded down.

Standard is a 6-speed manual transmission (2WD models) with power by a 1.8-liter SOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder engine with i-VTEC valvetrain, with peak output of 141 horsepower (SAE net) at 6,500 rpm and 127 lb.-ft. of torque (SAE net) 4,300 rpm. The HR-V is available with Honda's Real Time AWD with Intelligent Control System. A continuously-variable transmission (CVT) is available on all models, and a 6-speed manual transmission is available on the LX and EX trims with 2WD.

EPA fuel economy ratings are 28/34/31 mpg (city/highway/combined) for CVT-equipped two-wheel drive models and 27/31/29 mpg for models with all-wheel drive, while 6-speed manual 2WD models received a 25/33/28 mpg rating.

HR-V offers standard safety and driver-assistive features including the anti-lock brakes (ABS) with Brake Assist and Hill Start Assist, Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) electronic stability control system, a Multi-Angle Rearview Camera and a Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS).


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