2017 Honda HR-V vs 2017 Jeep Renegade
Car shoppers are turning to crossover SUVs now more than ever before, and with the majority of crossovers offering an impressive fuel economy rating, plenty of interior space, and high-tech standard features, it’s not hard to see why. If you’re looking for a vehicle that easily fits five adults and has a generous amount of cargo space, you’re going to want to keep an eye on the 2017 Honda HR-V?
We know how difficult it can be to find information comparing similar makes and models, so we’re putting the 2017 Honda HR-V to the test with a head-to-head comparison against one of its rivals: the 2017 Jeep Renegade. Read on for an in-depth look at the features and specifications offered by both vehicles!
|2017 Honda HR-V 2WD LX CVT||vs||2017 Jeep Renegade Sport FWD|
|Standard||Cruise Control||Extra cost|
|58.8 cubic feet||Maximum Cargo Volume||50.8 cubic feet|
|Standard||Air Conditioning||Extra cost|
The 2017 Jeep Renegade comes in six trim levels: Sport, Latitude, Altitude, Limited, Trailhawk®, and Desert Hawk®. Two engine options are available: a 1.4-liter MultiAir® turbocharged 4-cylinder that delivers 160 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque and a 2.4-liter MultiAir® 4-cylinder that makes 180 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque. The base trim features somewhat scarce standard equipment, notably missing air conditioning, cruise control, a rearview camera, and an infotainment system. Standard safety features for all trim levels include Anti-Lock 4-Wheel Disc Brakes, Electronic Roll Mitigation, Electronic Stability Control, the Latch System, Panic Brake Assist and Tire Pressure Monitoring Display.
The 2017 Honda HR-V comes in three trim levels: LX, EX and EX-L with Navigation. All trims come standard with a 1.8-liter inline 4-cylinder engine that generates 141 horsepower and 127 pound-feet of torque. The LX and EX trims both come standard with a manual transmission, but drivers are able to opt for an automatic transmission instead, and the EX-L with Navigation trim comes standard with a Continuously Variable Transmission with Sport Mode. The base trim comes standard with more features than the 2017 Jeep Renegade, adding on standard cruise control, air conditioning, a rearview camera, and a 5-inch LCD screen display. Standard safety features for all trim levels include Vehicle Stability Assist with Traction Control™, the Anti-Lock Braking System, Electronic Brake Distribution, Brake Assist, the Tire Pressure Monitoring System, Advanced Compatibility Engineering™, side curtain airbags with a rollover sensor, 3-point seatbelts for all seating positions, and the LATCH System.
Drivers interested in getting behind the wheel of the 2017 Honda HR-V for an obligation-free test drive are encouraged to schedule a test drive appointment at Matt Castrucci Honda online today! Have additional questions about the 2017 HR-V before getting in the driver’s seat? No problem! Contact a member of our team, and we’ll be able to answer any questions you may have!