2018 Honda HR-V
The 2018 Honda HR-V is one of the best crossovers available today. If you want something bigger than a car but smaller than a full SUV, then this is the vehicle for you. You’ll love it for its spacious cabin, versatile storage options, loaded standard features, and excellent fuel economy. With a 5-star NHTSA overall safety rating* and a starting MSRP of just $19,570**, it will be hard to find another crossover with this much bang for your buck.
The latest and greatest in crossovers is here with the new 2018 Honda HR-V. If you’re looking for a great subcompact SUV with excellent fuel economy and a comfortable and smooth ride, this is the vehicle for you. It combines an attractive design inside and out with excellent performance. Standard features include Bluetooth, a backup camera, and 17-inch wheels.
Your drivetrain choices include AWD or 2WD, and either a 6-speed manual or a CVT transmission. Its light-weight chassis helps it achieve up to 34 miles per gallon on the highway and up to 28*** in the city. Even though it’s light, it still handles bumps in the road with ease thanks to its fine-tuned suspension. Even for a compact SUV, the HR-V feels spacious inside with seating for up to five. You’ll be able to fold down the back seats when you need to as well for plenty of cargo room. With three trims to choose from, you’ll be able to create the perfect HR-V for your needs.
This crossover has all of the exciting features you need to stay entertained on the road. Starting with the audio system, you’ll either have a 5-inch LCD screen or a 7-inch high touch-screen to control your audio through either 4 or 6 speakers. In the LX you’ll have one 1.5-amp USB port in the front and in the other trims you’ll have two. Bluetooth HandsFreeLink and streaming Audio are standard and Pandora Compatibility comes in the EX and EX-L. SiriusXM & HD Radio and a satellite-linked navigation system with voice all come included with the EX-L trim.
All versions of the 2018 Honda HR-V come with an information display that will show you things like your fuel economy, engine oil life, outside temperature, fuel level, and more. You’ll also have convenient indicators to alert you if you’re running low on oil, tire pressure, or brake fluid. Exterior features include LED brake lights, one-touch turn indicators, 2-speed windshield wipers, a security system with remote entry, and a reverse-linked intermittent rear window wiper.
The EX and EX-L add on a one-touch power moonroof, smart entry, fog lights, rear privacy glass, and variable intermittent windshield wipers. The EX-L also includes sturdy roof rails that can easily be used to attach ski racks, bike mounts, a roof box, and more.
The 2018 Honda HR-V is a fuel-efficient crossover with lively handling. If you like the feel of driving a car, but you need the spaciousness of a crossover, this might be the vehicle for you. With 141 horsepower and 127 lb-ft of torque, you’ll have no problem zipping around town. Plus, you’ll get up to 34 miles per gallon on the highway which makes this HR-V great for road trips. The engine is a 1.8L 4-Cylinder with EarthDreams technology.
You can choose between a 6-speed manual with a 2WD transmission or a CVT transmission with either 2WD or AWD. Hill Start Assist, an Eco Assist System, and and electronic parking brake with Brake Hold are all included. This crossover SUV can handle long curvy highways and bumpy old roads with ease with its precise steering and smooth suspension.
The 2018 Honda HR-V has a comfortable and versatile interior. There is plenty of headroom and legroom for even some tall adults, and the back seats can be folded down almost completely flat. The second-row Magic Seats have a convenient 60/40 split and the cushions can even be folded up to carry tall cargo upright. With the seats folded down you’ll get up to 58.8 cu. ft. of cargo space, which is a huge benefit to owning a crossover.
All passengers will enjoy a very comfortable ride with either high quality cloth or leather trimmed seats. The interior feels well-made and features like illuminated drivers window, door lock controls, and steering wheel-mounted controls are the perfect finishing touches. Some of the nice storage and convenience features include a driver’s side garment hook, door-pocket storage bins, cargo area tie-down anchors, and available all-season floor mats.
With an excellent five-star overall safety rating*, the 2018 Honda HR-V will ensure your drive is protected. All versions of this subcompact crossover come with many active and passive safety features. Some of these include Vehicle Stability Assist, Anti-Lock Brakes, Electronic Brake Distribution, Brake Assist, Daytime Running Lights, a Tire Pressure Monitoring System, Front Seatbelt reminders, and child-proof door locks.
The HR-V is also made of an Advanced Compatibility Engineering Body Structure with Advanced Front Airbags, SmartVent From Side Airbags, Side Curtain Airbags with a Rollover Sensor, and 3-Point Seat Belts at all seating positions. 24-hour emergency road service is also available during your 3-year/36,000-mile Limited Warranty and includes jump-starting, flat-tire and lockout assistance, and more.
The 2018 Honda HR-V has three great trim levels for you to choose from. The base LX model features a multi-angle rearview camera, 60/40 split 2nd row seats that fold almost completely flat, a 5-inch color LCD screen, and Bluetooth HandsFreeLink and audio. The EX will upgrade you to a 7-inch touch-screen audio display, a 6-speaker 180-watt audio system, an SMS text function, Automatic Climate Control, heated front seats and mirrors, and Honda LaneWatch.
The EX-L w/Navigation model additionally has a satellite-linked navigation system, HD and SiriusXM Radio, leather-trimmed seats, roof rails, an automatic-dimming rearview mirror, and more. With these three trims, Honda has made it easy to choose your level of luxury. If you want a great crossover with excellent standard features, then the LX will be perfect for you. If you like even better features inside and out, then you can choose between the EX and the EX-L Navi trims.
LX is built with a host of great standard features, including:
17-inch Alloy Wheels
Available All-Wheel Drive (AWD)
Multi-Angle Rearview Camera
60/40 Split 2nd-Row Magic Seats
EX includes all features available on LX, plus the following:
Heated Front Seats and Mirrors
Smart Entry & Push Button Start
Automatic Climate Control
EX-L Navi includes all features available on EX, plus the following:
SiriusXM and HD Radio
Satellite-Linked Navigation System
Your new 2018 Honda HR-V comes with a great warranty package that will ensure that it remains in the excellent condition it came in. If you’d like even more protection, Honda Care is available to add as well. Plus, when you purchase your HR-V from our dealership, you’ll also be eligible for our Buerkle Rewards Plus program at no additional cost. Here are the basic warranties that are included with your Honda Limited Warranty:
- 3-Year 36,000-Mile Limited Vehicle Warranty
- 5-Year/60,000-Mile Powertrain Limited Warranty
- Accessory Limited Warranty
- Replacement Parts Limited Warranty
- Remanufactured Parts Limited Warranty
- 5-Year Unlimited-Miles Corrosion Limited Warranty
- Available Roadside Assistance
Come and give this awesome crossover a test drive! We have a great selection and you can check them all out right now in our online inventory. When you find a few that you like, visit our dealership and we’ll be happy to walk you through all of its features. When you buy a new 2018 Honda HR-V from us, you’ll be eligible for our Buerkle Rewards Plus program. This program is no additional cost to you and will give you access to 5% back on service and parts purchases, a 3-day, 300-mile exchange policy, 2 free oil changes, and much more. So come and see us soon at our dealership here in St. Paul, MN.
*Government 5-star safety ratings are a part of the US Department of Transportation’s new car assessment program (www.safercar.gov). Model tested with standard side airbags.
**2018 HR-V LX 2WD 6-Speed Manual. MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $940.00 destination charge and options. Dealers set own prices.
***25 city/33 highway/28 combined mpg rating for 2WD 6-speed manual transmission models. 28 city/34 highway/31 combined mpg rating for 2WD CVT models. 27 city/31 highway/29 combined mpg rating for AWD CVT models. Based on 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.