2016 Honda HR-V EU-Version Review and Available Date
Interior, the HR-V offers class and occupying the space – thanks to the innovative Honda Magic Seat ® – high levels of versatility. Soft-touch materials of high quality and sophisticated design define within the HR-V, where Honda designers married expansive space with a sporty, wrap-around cockpit.
Connect-based Honda’s new infotainment app in car system is managed by a seven-inch touch screen on the dashboard, and offers access to Web browsing, real-time news, traffic and weather and music streaming services. The new HR-V is available at launch with a choice of highly reactive and efficient 120 hp 1.6-liter i-DTEC diesel 130 liters or 1.5 i-VTEC petrol PS, both part of the series Terra dreams Honda technology.The Advanced Driver Assist package system that uses radar and a mid-range camera integrates a full suite of advanced security technologies, some of which are new for new Honda HR-V crossover will be available for sale the Europe in the summer of 2015.
Features, sharp lines of a coupe with the disc, the strong position of an SUV
The new HR-V combines the dynamic personality of a coupé with the disc, the strong position of an SUV, creating a distinctive look with emotional appeal. Its body shape and a line of the rear window that narrows the result back in a dynamic and athletic side profile, with rear door handles “hidden”. A distinctive rib significantly reduced throughout the body contributes to the Honda HR-V, an inclined position forward proactive and a sense of movement and agility, even when stationary.
New HR-V also evokes a strong reassuring presence. The lower body deeply carved emission hardness, strength and sure-footed of large SUVs, a theme reinforced by a strong horizontal orientation of the front bumper and rear. hile ensuring the HR-V has a distinctive identity and confident on the road, its designers have also ensured that bears a clear family line. For example, he shares with the new Unified CR-V grille and headlights 2015 bold wing design flow and the pointed cone of the line of the rear side window. At the rear, the New Honda HR-V continues with the theme of crisp style. Lights inner portion Sharp on the tailgate, it is cut one boldly carved fluid wing ‘.
Quality first inner space with the versatility of an MPV
The new HR-V boasts first-class interior space, which is not only huge, but also incredibly versatile, bringing the virtues of a minivan in the crossover segment for the first time. Spacious and versatile interior of the foundation of the HR-V is the global B-segment platform that incorporates Honda’s innovative packaging solutions. For example, a low-profile fuel tank mounted under the front seats floor clearance under the rear seats, the platform can accommodate innovative system of Honda magic ® seats. Each 60:40 Seats® Magic in the back can take a variety of configurations to maximize the versatility of the roomy interior. In ‘Utility’, the rear seat folds forward as the basis of the seat is lowered to create a long, flat floor. In the “high”, the base of the rear bench seat is locked in a vertical position to make room from floor to ceiling. Mode ‘Long’ sees seatbacks of the front and rear can be folded flat. Once seated, all occupants enjoy first-class space, with regulation, shoulder and head to the front and rear which are usually in vehicles larger segments. The trunk also offers an impressive space with 453 liters available with the rear seats in place and 1026 liters with the line of the window with the rear seats folded. A wide opening tailgate and low loading height means the volume of the luggage compartment is easily accessible, as well as large. Refined design and sophisticated interior design with quality materials, panoramic sunroof and advanced new infotainment system.
For occupants, Honda designers have tried to marry the issues of space conflict, reassuring solidity, and the cockpit of a tight, use coupé.The sports surfaces, quality, soft, subtly set value by providing a premium brushed chrome inserts, while the design of the dashboard combines a solid feel with details of the price, including a function of piano black panel that emphasizes the sense of refinement. In front of the driver is a dashboard with three dial, part of each with a “floating” light rings foster a sense of quality. Honda Eco Assist function will change the color backlight of the speedometer from white to green when the effective conduct. The Executive grade also offers owners the opening of a single button and slide sunroof panoramic roof flap. Sliding sunshade that automatically opens with the roof and can be manually closed to block the sunlight. In the center of the dash is a seven-inch touch screen that Honda Connect is standard on degrees above the input level (Sports Executive) that provide enhanced connectivity and infotainment. A five-inch is available on the level of comfort. Running the Android OS 4.0.4, the screen uses intuitive ‘pinch, swipe and tap’ functionality of a smartphone family. Honda Connect provides fast and easy access to Internet-based services, including Web browsing, real-time traffic, news and weather, social media, and music stations on the Internet. Additional applications can be installed by homeowners to Honda Center App specially designed to customize their experience connected infotainment and integrated Garmin navigation is available. The Honda Connect touch screen also displays vehicle information – such as the odometer, fuel economy and journey time. In addition, the system synchronizes Honda Connect with smartphones and other multimedia devices via MirrorLink, WiFi, Bluetooth, HDMI and USB.
Full suite of advanced security features
As with all new Honda vehicles sold in Europe, the Honda HR-V is equipped with a range of active and passive safety technologies of the premium. Comprehensive active safety systems combine sensor data and radar cameras and forward facing rear. Aside from the entry-level model, all grades are equipped with Honda Advanced Driver assistance system as standard. This suite of security technologies, including Intelligent Speed Assist, City Active Brake Assist system, Forward Collision Warning, Lane Departure Warning, signaling recognition, and the high-beam support system.
Honda City Active Brake-System will be fitted as standard on the New Honda HR-V. In addition to a complete range of front and curtain airbags, Advanced Compatibility owner Honda ™ (ACE ™) body structure provides the basis for outstanding performance in terms of passive safety. A network of connected structural elements distributes energy more uniformly across the front impact of the vehicle, thus reducing the forces transmitted to the cockpit, which improves the crushing of occupant protection in the event of frontal collision. ACE also helps to minimize the risk of situations of under-ride or over-ride that can occur during frontal or offset frontal impact of a vehicle with more or less.z
An exciting drive coupled with efficient performance
Available in Europe only with front-wheel drive, New HR-V will be offered with a choice of 130 hp gasoline engine 1.5-liter i-VTEC very responsive and efficient 1.6 diesel and 120 PS i-DTEC. Each is available with a manual transmission with six speeds soft and refined, and 1.5-liter i-VTEC petrol can also be married with a smooth CVT automatic. Both engines are part of Earth Dreams Technology Honda series, which are designed to provide responsiveness and high efficiency, and both are Euro 6 compliant. A new gasoline engine 1.5 i-VTEC 130 hp and a 120PS 1.6-i-DTEC diesel engine generating generation will be available in the HR-V. Both engines are available with a manual transmission, and the new 1.5-liter gasoline engine will be available with a semi-automatic CVT (with paddle shift of a few degrees). The Honda HR-V has been deliberately designed to provide a driving experience like sedan, obtained thanks to its low center of gravity and light body and very rigid. This rigidity – largely the result of 27% of the body structure is high strength steel – used to provide a reassuring solidity, which in turn leads to a higher sense of safety while driving, and lack roller. It also offers exceptional driving linear behavior, making the HR-V one of most cars that inspires confidence in the crossover segment driving enthusiastically.
The HR-V brings first-class aerodynamic performance, to the crossover segment, benefiting not only fuel consumption but also interior refinement thanks to the low intrusion of wind noise. To minimize the intrusion of road noise of the disc, HR-V uses an efficient packaging of sound insulation. The sound absorption to cover the wheel arches front and rear floor and interior, carpet and contribute a refined and relaxing atmosphere in the cabin.