The European premiere of 2016 Honda HR-V SUV was held during the Geneva Motor Show, 2015. In its pre-production version, this model is presented in Paris, 2014. Before that, Honda HR-V SUV introduced in other markets. Recently was published specification model for the European market. The greatest attention is attracted 2016 Honda HR-V Diesel model, with excellent performance and fuel economy. This extraordinary vehicle, European customers will be able to buy from the summer of 2015.
As a reminder, 2016 Honda HR-V Diesel is a returnee to the market. In fact, from 1999 to 2006, this SUV has been successfully sold in markets around the world. Almost a decade after the termination of sales, Honda company has decided to return the model to produce and offer it to customers in all world markets. On the European market and the US market will be sold as the 2016 Honda HR-V, the market of China as the 2016 Honda XR-V, while the market of Japan, is sold as a 2016 Honda Vezel.
2016 Honda HR-V Diesel – Design
This model is a dynamic vehicle. Represents an exceptional combination of elegance coupe model, functionality and quality of the minivan and SUV spaciousness. The very name of the vehicle proves it. Specifically HR-V represents the acronym of Hi-rider Revolutionary Vehicle. 2016 Honda HR-V Diesel has an excellent amount of comfort and excellent fuel economy. It is these characteristics will be the main advantages with spoiled European customers.
Vehicle dimensions of 429/177/160 cm – l/w/h put him in the category of sub-compact crossover SUV models, which are very popular and appreciated in Europe. 2016 Honda HR-V Diesel boasts a solid cargo space. Its volume is 453 liters, and folding rear seat, this space is significantly increased. 2016 Honda HR-V Diesel will, among other things, possess autonomous emergency braking, forward collision detection, lane-departure warning and traffic sign recognition-systems. European buyers will have three different trim levels available, Comfort, Sport and Executive.
2016 Honda HR-V Diesel – Specs
Under the hood 2016 Honda HR-V Diesel models is a 1.6-liter i-DTEC diesel engine. This engine is made by advanced Earth Dreams Technology Honda company. The engine develops 120 horsepower and reaches from 0 to 100 km/h, for a little more than 10 seconds. The engine is combined with a 6-speed manual transmission. Fuel consumption per 100 kilometers is 4 liters, while CO2 emission is 104 g/km. This exceptional fuel economy, sets a 2016 Honda HR-V Diesel among the most economical in its class.
In addition to the 2016 Honda HR-V Diesel model, European buyers will also be available with a petrol engine version. This model has a 1.5-liter gasoline engine with 130 hp, coupled with a 6-speed MT or optional CVT gearbox. A version with CVT gearbox has a consumption of 5.2 l/100 km with CO2 emissions of 120 g/km. Reaches from 0 to 100 km/h in 10.9 seconds. A version with a six-speed manual transmission has a fuel consumption of 5.6 l/100 km, CO2 emission is 130 g/km, and from 0-100 km/h in 10.3 seconds.