2019 Honda HR-V vs CR-V comparison

2019 Honda HR-V vs CR-V Comparison & Differences

Headquarter Honda can understand the difficulty level in deciding which Honda crossover is better for your family and lifestyle.

In order to help our customers decide which one fit their lifestyle the best, the experts at Headquarter Honda have conducted extensive research to highlight the differences among the 2019 Honda HR-V and the 2019 Honda CR-V.

While the two models overlap in some areas, they’re completely different cars aimed at different sets of buyers. Find out more about their differences below!

2019 Honda CR-V Front Exterior

2019 Honda HR-V vs CR-V: Performance Specifications

Honda only offers the 2019 HR-V with a 1.8-liter, four-cylinder engine with six-speed manual transmission whereas the 2019 CR-V offers 2 engine configuration of 2.4-liter four-cylinder and a turbocharged 1.5-liter.

The 2019 Honda HR-V and CR-V both come with the advanced automatic transmissions that yield excellent fuel economy. Moreover, the CR-V generates an additional 52 horsepower which creates better fuel economy, in part because of superior aerodynamics.

Both the vehicles have the option of automatic or manual transmission along with a choice of front or all-wheel drive, although the HR-V manual only comes with front-wheel drive. Further, the Honda HR-V is not made for towing unlikely the CR-V, which can tow 1500 pounds.

2019 Honda HR-V

  • Engine:
    • 1.8L I-4
  • Transmission: Automatic Transmission
  • Drivetrain: FWD, AWD
  • Horsepower: 141 hp.
  • Fuel Efficiency (mpg): 28 city / 34 hwy.
  • Steering Wheel Mounted Paddle Shifters
  • *”MPG based on 2019 EPA mileage estimates. Used for comparison purposes only. Actual mileage will vary.”

2019 Honda HR-V Exterior
2019 Honda CR-V Exterior

2019 Honda CR-V

  • Engine:
    • 1.5-Liter VTEC® Turbo 4-Cyl. Engine
    • 2.4L DOHC i-VTEC
  • Transmission: Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT)
  • Drivetrain: FWD, AWD
  • Fuel Efficiency (mpg): 26 city / 32 hwy.
  • Towing capacity: 1500 lbs.
  • Eco Assist System
  • *”MPG based on 2019 EPA mileage estimates. Used for comparison purposes only. Actual mileage will vary.”

2019 Honda HR-V vs CR-V: Technology Features

Both the 2019 Honda HR-V and CR-V comes with the legendary Honda Sensing which is an intelligent suite of safety and driver-assistive technologies including the collision mitigation braking system, Adaptive Cruise Control, lane keeping assist and road departure mitigation.

The Honda Sensing can help the driver stay aware on the road of Clermont and could even help avoid a collision.

Every aspect of 2019 Honda HR-V and CR-V have been carefully designed to enhance the driving experience, from precise engineering to user-friendly interfaces, it covers all.

2019 Honda HR-V

  • Touchscreen: 7 in. Display Audio Instrumental Panel
  • Connectivity: Apple CarPlay, Android Auto integration, Bluetooth HandsFreeLink
  • Satellite-linked Navigation system
  • Voice Recognition
  • Honda HD Digital Traffic
  • HondaLink
  • Multi-Angle Rear Camera
  • Road Departure Mitigation System
  • Push Button Start
2019 Honda HR-V Interior Technology
2019 Honda CR-V Interior Technology

2019 Honda CR-V

  • Touchscreen: 7 in. Display Audio Touchscreen
  • Audio System: 160-Watt Audio System With 8 Speakers
  • Connectivity: Apple CarPlay, Android Auto integration
  • HondaLink
  • Cross Traffic Monitor
  • Multi-Angle Rear View Camera
  • Smart Entry w/Walk Away Auto Lock
  • Honda Sensing Safety System
  • Blind Spot Information System With Cross Traffic Monitor
  • Voice Recognition

2019 Honda HR-V vs CR-V: Interior Features and Quality

The 2019 Honda CR-V allows you to carry more with the 75.8 cubic feet of cargo space while the 2019 Honda HR-V has only 58.8 cubic feet of cargo. While space differs, both the SUVs offer cutting-edge technologies for connectivity and entertainment with spacious interiors. The 2019 Honda CR-V also offers leather seating upholstery which is not provided by the HR-V.

2019 Honda HR-V

  • Seating Capacity: 5 Passengers
  • Passenger Volume: 100.1 cu. ft.
  • 60/40 Split 2nd Row Magic Seat
  • Automatic-Dimming Rearview Mirror
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel
  • Moonroof
  • Automatic Climate Control
  • Center Console Illumination
2019 Honda HR-V Interior View
2019 Honda CR-V Interior View

2019 Honda CR-V

  • Seating Capacity: 5 Occupants
  • Seating Material: Leather
  • Passenger Volume: 105.9 cu. ft.
  • 12-Way Power Seat Including 4-Way Power Lumbar Support & Memory Function
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control
  • Rain Sensing Windshield Wipers
  • 60/40 Split Rear Seatback
  • All Season Floor Mat
  • Heated Steering Wheel

2019 Honda HR-V vs CR-V: Exterior Style & Features

Both the 2019 Honda HR-V and CR-V offers distinctive headlights, taillights sculpted panels to create a design that sets the bar high for SUVs. The 2019 HR-V has a sporty look with active shutter grille, whereas the 2019 HR-V offers Sport Side Grille and Sport LED Brake Light. Further, the 2019 Honda HR-V has 18-inch sport exclusive alloy wheels while the CR-V comes with 17-inch alloy wheels.

2019 Honda HR-V

  • Wheelbase: 102.8 in.
  • Trims: LX, Sport, EX, EX-L, Touring
  • Wheels: 18-inch Sport-Exclusive Alloy Wheels
  • Sport LED Brake Light
  • LED Daytime Running Lights
  • Sport Rear Bumper
  • Chrome Front Bumper Trim
2019 Honda HR-V Exterior
2019 Honda CR-V Exterior

2019 Honda CR-V

  • Wheelbase: 104.7 in.
  • Trims: LX, EX, EX-L, Tourin
  • Wheels: 17 in. Alloy Wheels
  • LED Taillights
  • Dual Chrome Exhaust Finishers
  • Back-Up Sensors
  • Roof Rails & Crossbars
  • Hands-Free Access Power Tailgate

Why Come For A Test Drive at Headquarter Honda?

Both the 2019 Honda CR-V and HR-V are relatively popular among families and definitely for good reason. The experts at Headquarter Honda would not hesitate in recommending either of these crossovers to the families in Clermont, FL.

The 2019 Honda HR-V strikes a perfect balance of technology, versatility and sporty style with its best-in-class 2nd-row Magic Seat. While the 2019 CR-V blends functionality with pure driving bliss.

Feel free to start your next adventure or family trip with the Honda of Headquarter Honda in Clermont, FL!