2020 Honda HR-V Specs
Drivers expect subcompact crossover SUVs to offer strong mpg ratings even while delivering engaging performance and spacious interior dimensions – and the 2020 Honda HR-V delivers. As noted by critics from Edmunds: “The 2020 Honda HR-V manages to walk this line quite well and remains one of our favorite small SUVs on the market.” To see exactly why it’s one of their top models in the segment, all you need to do is check out key 2020 Honda HR-V specs.
2020 Honda HR-V Engine Options
The Honda HR-V stays refreshingly responsive and light on its feet even when you’ve filled the staggering 58.8 cubic foot maximum cargo capacity. Go from cargo area to under the hood and you’ll find all models fitted with a 1.8L In-Line 16-Valve SOHC i-VTEC® 4-Cylinder engine that uses Multi-Point Fuel Injection to deliver:
- Up to 141 hp
- Up to 127 lb-ft of torque
That kind of output provides agile low-end power perfect for urban driving as well as the confident high-speed cruising drivers need for long-distance highway journeys. Each model is also fitted with Active Noise Cancellation™ (ANC) technology to ensure engine noise never disturbs the peace and quiet of the Honda HR-V interior.
2020 Honda HR-V Drivetrain
The 2020 Honda HR-V brings the same athletic power across all trim levels, but it does let you choose between two drivetrains to customize performance around your lifestyle. Options include:
- Standard 2WD: Ideal for drivers who don’t expect to encounter adverse conditions or travel off-road.
- Available AWD: A sophisticated Real Time AWD with Intelligent Control System™ is available across all trims to provide flawless traction whether you’re heading down a trail or driving across snowy roads.
2020 Honda HR-V MPG Ratings
A forward-thinking Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) with Sport Mode provides each Honda HR-V model with modern performance and impressive efficiency scores. Instead of using a set of fixed gears, it constantly adjusts distribution for perfect and seamless power delivery. If you want more direct control, every model save the entry-level LX comes with Dual-Mode Paddle Shifters.
- Up to an EPA-estimated 28 mpg in the city and 34 mpg on the highway with 2WD models*
- Up to an EPA-estimated 27 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway with AWD LX models or 26 and 31 with the Sport, EX, EX-L, and Touring AWD models*
To help coach you into more efficient driving practices over time, each trim level comes with an Eco Assist™ System that provides visual feedback to show how your habits impact fuel consumption.
Honda HR-V Performance Features
While the HR-V’s powertrain and drivetrain are the foundation of its rewarding ride, it’s the vehicle’s performance features that really set it apart. Select performance features include:
- MacPherson Strut Front Suspension
- Torsion-Beam Rear Suspension (2WD Trims)
- DeDion Rear Suspension (AWD Trims)
- Electric Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion Steering (EPS)
- Front Stabilizer Bar
- Rear Stabilizer Bar (AWD Trims)
- Power-Assisted Ventilated Front Disc Brakes
- Solid Rear Disc Brakes
- All-Season Tires
2020 Honda HR-V Active Safety Features
The new Honda HR-V’s performance features are complemented by a strong range of advanced active safety features responsible for intelligently adjusting performance to keep you in full control through every twist and turn. Active safety features fitted with every 2020 Honda HR-V include:
- Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control
- 4-Wheel Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
- Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)
- Brake Assist
- Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
Honda HR-V Performance Sets New Standards for the Subcompact Crossover Segment
You could be looking at anything from interior and exterior dimensions to power specs and mpg ratings, and the Honda HR-V would still come out at the head of the subcompact crossover class. You can find out more, arrange a test drive, and take advantage of our current special offers by visiting your local West Michigan Honda dealer, so don’t hesitate to get in touch today.
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