2017 Honda HR-V vs 2017 Jeep Renegade
Compact crossovers are booming in popularity these days, as consumers are attracted to their fusion of SUV-like versatility, utility and spaciousness and sedan-like handling and fuel economy. A model that is a standout in the segment is the stylish and fun-to-drive Honda HR-V. It delivers outstanding value* with a long list of standard features and technologies, as well as a refined and efficient** engine and sophisticated styling. A competitor of the HR-V is the Jeep Renegade. Let's see how the two models measure up in this 2017 Honda HR-V vs 2017 Jeep Renegade comparison.
A major strength of the HR-V is its versatile and spacious interior, with seating for up to five passengers with surprising roominess and upscale details. The key to the HR-V's remarkable versatility is the clever second row Magic Seat that offers unmatched cargo carrying adaptability, which can be configured in multiple ways to adapt instantly to a wide variety of circumstances and needs. The spacious cabin features plenty of useful storage features, including a high deck center console with generous internal storage space and a sliding armrest. The HR-V offers a maximum cargo volume of 58.8 cu-ft, compared to only 50.8 cu-ft for the Renegade.
|2017 Honda HR-V LX CVT||VS||2017 Jeep Renegade|
|58.8 cu-ft||Max. Cargo Volume||50.8 cu-ft|
|1.8-liter, four-cylinder||Engine||1.4-liter, four-cylinder|
|28 city/34 hwy mpg**||Fuel Economy||24 city/31 hwy mpg|
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Another advantage of the HR-V is its refined and efficient** powertrain. It comes with a high-tech 1.8-liter 4-cylinder 16-valve DOHC i-VTEC engine, producing 141 horsepower and 127 lb-ft of torque. The engine is paired with one of two efficient* and responsive Honda transmissions: a seamless and sporty continuously variable transmission (CVT), available on all models, or an engaging 6-speed manual transmission, available on LX and EX models with 2WD. For fantastic savings at the pump, the HR-V delivers an impressive EPA-estimated fuel economy of 28 city/34 hwy mpg.** In comparison, the Renegade only gets 24 city/31 hwy mpg.
With the 2017 HR-V, you can count on a very safe ride. Safety starts with Honda's next-generation Advanced Compatibility Engineering (ACE) body structure for enhanced frontal collision protection. Standard safety and driver-assistive features include four-channel anti-lock brakes with Brake Assist and Hill Start Assist, Vehicle Stability Assist electronic stability control system, Multi-Angle Rearview Camera, dual-stage, multiple-threshold front airbags, driver and front passenger side airbags, side-curtain airbags for all outboard seating positions and Tire Pressure Monitoring System. If you live in Schaumburg, Elmhurst, Barrington, Elgin or anywhere else in the Chicago-area and would like to learn more about the 2017 HR-V, then don't hesitate to contact us at Schaumburg Honda!