Honda HR-V (Frequently Asked Questions)
1. What comfort and convenience features will be available in the car?
The various features available in the car will include mirror link, steering mounted controls, chrome grille, Apple carplay/Android Auto, rear parking sensors, LED headlamps, LED tail lights, dual front airbags, side airbags, ABS (Anti-lock Braking System), EBD (Electronic Brakeforce Distribution), 8-inch touch screen infotainment system, keyless entry and vehicle stability. The features may also vary according to the variant selected by the customer.
2. What will be the seating capacity of Honda HR-V? What will be the boot space?
The Honda HR-V model, unlike BR-V, is going to be launched with a 5-seat layout in a conventional 2+3 arrangement. The boot space in Honda HR-V will be 470 litres which is going to lie between the boot spaces of BR-V and CR-V models.
3. What will be the safety and security systems in the car?
The Honda HR-V will come equipped with many safety features including dual-stage multiple-threshold front airbags, assistance in vehicle stability with traction control, front side airbags, curtain airbags, brake assist, ABS with EBD, tyre pressure monitoring system, child proof locks in the rear doors, reminder for the front passenger seatbelt and multi-angle rear view camera with guidelines.
4. What will be the fuel capacity and mileage of this car?
The fuel tank capacity will be around 60 litres. The mileage of the petrol version would be 16 kmpl while the mileage of the diesel version is expected to be about 20-22 kmpl. The mileage of the car varies with traffic and road conditions, but HR-V is expected to be one of the most fuel-efficient cars in this range.
5. What will be the suspension and brake system in HR-V?
HR-V’s suspension system will include MacPherson strut setup at the front of the car and Torsion beam setup at the rear of the car. The brake system will have front axle ventilated disk brakes and the rear axle will have solid disk brakes.
6. What will be the dimensions of HR-V?
The upcoming HR-V will be 4,295 mm in length, 1,770 mm in width and 1,605 mm in height. The wheelbase is 2,610 mm. This 5-seat layout may weigh between 1180 kg to 1320 kg.
7. What are the expected engine specifications of HR-V?
There will be 2 engine variants available in Honda HR-V:
1.5 litre i-VTEC Petrol: The maximum power of 175 bhp and maximum torque of 220 Nm
1.6 litre i-DTEC Diesel: Th maximum power of 118 bhp and maximum torque of 300 Nm.
8. Which variants are going to be available in India?
There will be 4 variants of Honda HR-V namely Base Petrol, Petrol Automatic, Base Diesel and Top-Model Diesel. The price will vary among these variants according to the specifications and features chosen by you.
9. Who are the competitors of Honda HR-V? Which segment does it belong to?
Depending on its size, HR-V is going to compete with Tata Hexa, Hyundai Tucson, Hyundai Creta, Renault Captur, Mahindra XUV500 and Toyota Innova Crysta. It belongs to the subcompact crossover SUV category.
10. Can I buy Honda HR-V directly from the factory?
No. In India, you need to approach your nearest Honda dealership to be able to purchase a new Honda HR-V as the company does not offer any deliveries from its factory. There are many Honda dealers spread all over India, whom you can approach for any information that you need regarding this car.