Honda HR-V review

Category: Family SUV

Section: Costs & verdict

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  • Honda HR-V 2021 front
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  • Honda HR-V 2021 interior dashboard
  • 2021 Honda HR-V rear seats
  • Honda HR-V 2021 left tracking
  • Honda HR-V 2021 front left static
  • Honda HR-V 2021 roof rails
  • Honda HR-V 2021 alloy wheel
  • Honda HR-V 2021 instruments
  • Honda HR-V 2021 driving mode switch
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Costs & verdict

Everyday costs, plus how reliable and safe it is

At first glance, the starting price of the Honda HR-V looks pretty punchy compared with what you'd pay for an entry-level Nissan Qashqai or Skoda Karoq. In reality, that's because Honda includes lots of equipment as standard. Spec for spec, the HR-V is priced broadly in line with those rivals.

For example, even the cheapest model, Elegance, comes with front and rear parking sensors, a reversing camera, heated front seats and keyless entry. Mid-level Advance trim – which is our pick of the range – adds a powered tailgate, leather upholstery and a heated steering wheel.

Overview

The Honda HR-V is an efficient and well equipped family SUV with a smartly styled and nicely finished interior. However, this is a highly competitive class, and for the same money there are plenty of rivals that are better to drive and more practical.

  • Good fuel economy
  • Clever folding seats
  • Very well equipped
  • Noisy engine
  • Tight rear head room
  • Ordinary to drive
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