Honda’s base 2016 HR-V will start at $19,115 in the U.S. for the LX 2wd with the six speed transmission. This base price includes as standard equipment 17-inch alloy wheels, push-button electric parking brake, rearview camera with guidelines, Pandora radio and Bluetooth.
The HR-V is available in LX, EX and EX-L Navi trims, and in 2wd and 4wd configurations.
This new Honda CUV is powered by a 1.8-liter 4-cylinder 16-valve DOHC i-VTEC engine producing 141 horsepower and 127 pound-feet of torque, paired to either a six-speed transmission or a continuously variable transmission (CVT). Of note, the six-speed manual transmission is available only with 2wd versions, which are front-wheel drive.
Here is the full breakdown of trim levels, pricing and fuel consumption ratings for the HR-V:
Trim Drivetrain MSRP EPA MPG4Ratings(city/highway/combined)
LX 2WD w/ 6MT $19,115 25/34/28
LX 2WD w/ CVT $19,915 28/35/31
LX AWD w/ CVT $21,165 27/32/29
EX 2WD w/ 6MT $21,165 25/34/28
EX 2WD w/ CVT $21,965 28/35/31
EX AWD w/ CVT $23,215 27/32/29
EX-L Navi 2WD w/ CVT $24,590 28/35/31
EX-L Navi AWD w/ CVT $25,840 27/32/29
The HR-V will be manufactured in Celaya, Mexico, which is Honda’s eighth and newest auto plant in North America.