2016 Honda HR-V Specifications & Features

Engine Type In-Line 4-Cylinder In-Line 4-Cylinder In-Line 4-Cylinder
Engine Block/Cylinder Head Aluminum-Alloy Aluminum-Alloy Aluminum-Alloy
Displacement (cc) 1799 1799 1799
Horsepower @ rpm (SAE net) 141 @ 6500 141 @ 6500 141 @ 6500
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm, SAE net) 127 @ 4300 127 @ 4300 127 @ 4300
Redline (rpm) 6700 6700 6700
Bore and Stroke (mm) 81 x 87.3 81 x 87.3 81 x 87.3
Compression Ratio 10.6 : 1 10.6 : 1 10.6 : 1
Valve Train 16-Valve SOHC i-VTEC® 16-Valve SOHC i-VTEC® 16-Valve SOHC i-VTEC®
Multi-Point Fuel Injection
Drive-by-Wire Throttle System
Electric Parking Brake (EPB) with Automatic Brake Hold
Eco Assist™ System
Eco Coaching
Real Time AWD with Intelligent Control System™ Available with CVT Available with CVT Available
Hill Start Assist
CARB Emissions Rating1 ULEV-2 ULEV-2 ULEV-2
Direct Ignition System with Immobilizer
100K +/- Miles No Scheduled Tune-Ups2


6-Speed Manual Transmission (2WD only)
Gear Ratios: 1st: 3.642, 2nd: 1.885, 3rd: 1.361, 4th: 1.024, 5th: 0.830, 6th: 0.686, Reverse: 3.673, Final Drive Ratio: 4.705  
Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) with Sport Mode
Gear Ratios: 2.526~0.408, Reverse: 2.706~1.480, Final Drive: 5.436 Available with Dual-Mode Paddle Shifters (Available) with Dual-Mode Paddle Shifters


Unit-Body Construction
MacPherson Strut Front Suspension
Torsion-Beam Rear Suspension
Stabilizer Bar (mm, front/rear) 24 / NA (2WD), 24 / 19 (AWD) 24 / NA (2WD), 24 / 19 (AWD) 24 / NA (2WD), 24 / 19 (AWD)
Electric Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion Steering (EPS)
Steering Wheel Turns, Lock-to-Lock 2.71 2.71 2.71
Steering Ratio 15.2 15.2 15.2
Turning Diameter, Curb-to-Curb (ft) 37.4 37.4 37.4
Power-Assisted Ventilated Front Disc/Solid Rear Disc Brakes (in) 11.5 / 11.1 11.5 / 11.1 11.5 / 11.1
Wheels 17" Alloy 17" Alloy 17" Alloy
All-Season Tires 215/55/R17 94V M+S 215/55/R17 94V M+S 215/55/R17 94V M+S
Compact Spare Tire T135/90/D16 102M T135/90/D16 102M T135/90/D16 102M


Wheelbase (in) 102.8 102.8 102.8
Length (in) 169.1 169.1 169.1
Height (in) 63.2 63.2 63.2
Width (in) 69.8 69.8 69.8
Track (in, front/rear) 60.4 / 60.6 60.4 / 60.6 60.4 / 60.6
Curb Weight (lbs) (2WD; MT/CVT) 2888 / 2902 2917 / 2933 NA / 2947
Curb Weight (lbs) (AWD; MT/CVT) NA / 3062 NA / 3094 NA / 3109
Weight Distribution (%, front/rear, MT) 61 / 39 (2WD) 61 / 39 (2WD)  
Weight Distribution (%, front/rear, CVT) 62 / 38 (2WD) / 60 / 40 (AWD) 62 / 38 (2WD) / 60 / 40 (AWD) 62 / 38 (2WD) / 60 / 40 (AWD)


Headroom (in, front/rear) 39.5 / 38.3 37.6 / 38.3 37.6 / 38.3
Legroom (in, front/rear) 41.2 / 39.3 41.2 / 39.3 41.2 / 39.3
Shoulder Room (in, front/rear) 56.8 / 54.5 56.8 / 54.5 56.8 / 54.5
Hiproom (in, front/rear) 53.1 / 47.4 53.1 / 47.4 53.1 / 47.4
Cargo Volume (cu ft, seat up/down, 2WD) 24.3 / 58.8 24.3 / 58.8 24.3 / 58.8
Cargo Volume (cu ft, seat up/down, AWD) 23.2 / 57.6 23.2 / 55.9 23.2 / 55.9
Passenger Volume (cu ft) 100.1 96.1 96.1
Seating Capacity 5 5 5


6-Speed Manual Transmission (2WD; City/Highway/Combined) 25 / 34 / 28 25 / 34 / 28  
Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) (2WD; City/Highway/Combined) 28 / 35 / 31 28 / 35 / 31 28 / 35 / 31
Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) (AWD; City/Highway/Combined) 27 / 32 / 29 27 / 32 / 29 27 / 32 / 29
Fuel (gal) 13.2 13.2 13.2
Required Fuel Regular Unleaded Regular Unleaded Regular Unleaded


Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control4
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)
Brake Assist
Multi-Angle Rearview Camera5 with Guidelines with Dynamic Guidelines with Dynamic Guidelines
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)6
Daytime Running Lights (DRL)


Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) Body Structure
Dual-Stage, Multiple-Threshold Front Airbags (SRS)
SmartVent® Front Side Airbags
Side Curtain Airbags with Rollover Sensor
3-Point Seat Belts at all Seating Positions
Front 3-Point Seat Belts with Automatic Tensioning System
Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren (LATCH): Lower Anchors
(2nd-Row Outboard), Tether Anchors (2nd-Row All)
Driver's and Front Passenger's Seat-Belt Reminder
Child-Proof Rear Door Locks


One-Touch Power Moonroof with Tilt Feature  
Roof Rails    
Fin-Type Roof-Mounted Antenna
Security System with Remote Entry
Smart Entry  
Multi-Reflector Halogen Headlights with Auto-Off with Auto-On/Off with Auto-On/Off
Fog Lights  
One-Touch Turn Indicators
Body-Colored, Power Side Mirrors including Expanded View Driver's Mirror    
Heated, Body-Colored Power Side Mirrors including Expanded View Driver's Mirror and Integrated Turn Indicators  
Rear Privacy Glass  
Body-Colored Rear Roofline Spoiler
LED Brake Lights
2-Speed/Intermittent Windshield Wipers    
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers  
Reverse-Linked Intermittent Rear Window Wiper/Washer


Air Conditioning with Air-Filtration System    
Automatic Climate Control with Electrostatic Touch-Screen  
Honda LaneWatch™7  
Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink®8
SMS Text Message Function9  
Push Button Start  
Power Windows with Auto-Up/Down Driver's Window
Programmable Power Door Locks
Illuminated Driver's Window and Door Lock Controls
Cruise Control
Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel and Shift Knob    
Illuminated Steering Wheel-Mounted Controls Cruise / Audio / Phone Cruise / Audio / Phone Cruise / Audio / Phone / Navigation
Tilt and Telescopic Steering Column
Automatic-Dimming Rearview Mirror    
Center Console with Sliding Armrest and Storage Compartment
Beverage Holders
Sliding Sunvisors
Driver's and Front Passenger's Vanity Mirrors Illuminated Illuminated
Interior Chrome Door Handles
Map Lights
LED Pocket Light
12-Volt Power Outlets (front/second row)
Passenger-Side Seatback Pocket
Passenger-Assist Grips (front/rear)
Driver-Side Garment Hook
Remote Fuel Filler Door Release
Rear-Seat Heater Ducts
Rear Window Defroster
Floor Mats
Door-Pocket Storage Bins (front/rear)
Cargo Area Tie-Down Anchors
Cargo Area Light


Driver's Seat with Manual Height Adjustment
Leather-Trimmed Seats    
Heated Front Seats  
Adjustable Front Seat-Belt Anchors
Adjustable Head Restraints
60/40 Split 2nd-Row Magic Seat®


160-Watt AM/FM/CD Audio System with 4 Speakers    
180-Watt AM/FM/CD Audio System with 6 Speakers  
5" Color LCD Screen    
7" Display Audio with High-Resolution WVGA (800x480) Electrostatic Touch-Screen and Customizable Feature Settings    
7" Display Audio with Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™ and Voice Recognition10, Honda HD Digital Traffic, High-Resolution WVGA (800x480) Electrostatic Touch-Screen and Customizable Feature Settings    
HondaLink® Next Generation11  
HD Radio™12    
SiriusXM® Radio13    
Pandora®14 Compatibility  
Bluetooth® Streaming Audio
Display Audio Interface15  
USB Audio Interface16 (front) Single Dual Dual
MP3/Auxiliary Input Jack    
MP3/Windows Media®17 Audio (WMA) Playback Capability
Radio Data System (RDS)
Speed-Sensitive Volume Control (SVC)


Average Fuel Economy Indicators (2)
Engine Oil Life Indicator
Exterior Temperature Indicator
Fuel Level Indicator
Instant Fuel Economy Indicator
Miles-to-Empty Indicator
Odometer and Trip Meters (2)


12-Volt Battery-Charging System Indicator
ABS Indicator
All-Wheel-Drive (AWD) Indicator AWD models AWD models AWD models
Airbag System Indicator
Automatic Brake Hold Indicators
Brake System Indicator
Coolant Temperature Indicators
Cruise Control Indicators
Door- and Tailgate-Open Indicator
ECON Mode Indicator CVT CVT
Electric Parking Brake Indicator
Electric Power Steering (EPS) Indicator
Fog Lights Indicator  
Headlights-On Indicator
High-Beam Indicator
Immobilizer System Indicator
Low-Brake Fluid Indicator
Low-Fuel Indicator
Low-Oil Pressure Indicator
Low-Tire Pressure Indicator
Maintenance Minder™ Indicator
Malfunction Indicator
Seat-Belt Reminder Indicator
Shift Lever Position Indicator CVT CVT
Smart Entry System Indicator  
Starter System Indicator  
TPMS Indicator
VSA System and VSA-Off Indicators
[1] ULEV-2 (Ultra-Low-Emission Vehicle) models as certified by the California Air Resources Board (CARB).
[2] Does not apply to fluid and filter changes. Will vary with driving conditions. Please see your Honda dealer for details.
[3] Based on 2016 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.
[4] VSA is not a substitute for safe driving. It cannot correct the vehicle’s course in every situation or compensate for reckless driving. Control of the vehicle always remains with the driver.
[5] Always visually confirm that it is safe to drive before backing up; the rearview camera display does not provide complete information about all conditions and objects at the rear of your vehicle.
[6] For optimal tire wear and performance, tire pressure should be checked regularly with a gauge. Do not rely solely on the monitor system. Please see your Honda dealer for details.
[7] Display accuracy will vary based on weather, size of object and speed, and the display may not show all relevant traffic. The display is not a substitute for your own direct visual assessment of traffic conditions before changing lanes.
[8] The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are owned by the Bluetooth SIG, Inc., and any use of such marks by Honda Motor Co., Ltd., is under license.
[9] Compatible with select phones with Bluetooth®. Your wireless carrier's rate plans apply. State or local laws may limit use of texting feature. Only use texting feature when conditions allow you to do so safely.
[10] The Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™ is standard on the EX-L model in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. (Honda HD Digital Traffic service only available in the United States, except Alaska). Please see your Honda dealer for details.
[11] Check the HondaLink® website for smartphone compatibility and access to the Display Audio Interface.
[12] HD Radio is a proprietary trademark of iBiquity Digital Corporation.
[13] SiriusXM services require a subscription after any trial period. If you decide to continue your SiriusXM service at the end of your trial subscription, the plan you choose will automatically renew and bill at then-current rates until you call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349 to cancel. See our Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. Fees and programming subject to change. XM satellite service is available only to those at least 18 years and older in the 48 contiguous United States and D.C. ©2014 SiriusXM Radio Inc. Sirius, XM and all related marks and logos are trademarks of SiriusXM Radio Inc.
[14] Pandora, the Pandora logo, and the Pandora trade dress are trademarks or registered trademarks of Pandora Media, Inc. Used with permission. Compatible with select smartphones. See: www.pandora.com/everywhere/mobile. Not all devices compatible with USB connection. Your wireless carrier's rate plans apply.
[15] The Display Audio Interface is used for direct connection to and streaming from some current smartphones. Some smartphones may not work. Please see your Honda dealer for details.
[16] The USB Audio Interface is used for direct connection to and control of some current digital audio players and other USB devices that contain MP3, WMA or AAC music files. Some USB devices with security software and digital rights-protected files may not work. Please see your Honda dealer for details.