Honda Automobiles: 2016 Honda HR-V Named a Finalist for Green Car Journal’s Green SUV of a Year® Award

Posted on 09. Dec, 2015 by in Honda Canada

  • 2016 HR-V is category celebrity in fuel potency with a tip EPA fuel economy rating of 35 mpg highway1
  • HR-V crossover blends a functionality of an SUV with a sporty styling and celebrity of a coupe

The stylish and fuel fit 2016 Honda HR-V crossover has been named a finalist for a 2015 Green SUV of a Year® by the Green Car Journal. The endowment recognizes a environmental opening of a all-new HR-V, that has a tip fuel economy rating of 35 mpg highway1 (2WD CVT) and an additional nomination as an Ultra Low Emissions Vehicle (LEV2 ULEV).

“With class-leading fuel economy ratings and interior space, a Honda HR-V compress crossover is a good choice to reinstate larger, reduction fuel-efficient vehicles,” pronounced Jeff Conrad, Honda Division comparison clamp boss and ubiquitous manager. “The HR-V also fulfills a Honda brand’s guarantee to broach both fun-to-drive delight with superb fuel efficiency.”

The 2016 HR-V is accessible with an all-new invariably non-static delivery (CVT) that targets both fuel potency and fun-to-drive opening during a high level. When versed with a accessible CVT, a HR-V has an EPA city/highway fuel economy rating1 of 28/35 miles per gallon when versed with front-wheel drive, and 27/32 miles per gallon when versed with Real Time AWD™. When versed with a 6-speed primer delivery and front-wheel drive, a HR-V has an EPA city/highway fuel economy rating1 of 25/34 miles per gallon.

“The Honda HR-V is sporty, right-sized, and fun to drive,” pronounced Ron Cogan, editor and publisher of Green Car Journal and CarsOfChange.com. “Its receptive cost means a good many drivers have entrance to a versatile crossover with a tip fuel economy rating of 35 mpg.”

The Green SUV of a Year™ leader will be respected along with winning vehicles for a magazine’s 2016 Luxury Green Car of a Year™ and 2016 Connected Green Car of a Year™ awards during a press discussion during a Washington Auto Show’s Policy Days on Jan 21, 2016.

About Green Car of a Year®
The award-winning Green Car Journal has focused on a intersection of automobiles, energy, and sourroundings given a launch in 1992. As partial of a mission, a repository hosts events, produces ride-and-drives of modernized and purify fuel vehicles, and conducts several overdo efforts to teach consumers on improved and some-more environmentally certain car choices. The magazine’s calm is featured online during www.CarsOfChange.com.

Honda Environmental Leadership
Based on a prophesy of “Blue Skies for a Children,” Honda is holding a extensive proceed to shortening a environmental impact of a products, advancing fuel efficiency, low emissions and fun-to-drive opening with new powertrain technologies, including some-more fuel-efficient engines and transmissions and modernized electromotive technologies. Honda will offer several next-generation, modernized powertrain vehicles, including a launch of a Honda Clarity Fuel Cell sedan in 2016, and an all-new Honda plug-in hybrid indication by 2018. Honda will also enhance a use of a modernized two- and three-motor hybrid systems in a years to come. Together, these vehicles will offer poignant sales volume, enabling Honda to move ultra-low CO travel to consumers in a U.S.

1 Based on 2016 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison functions only. Your mileage will change depending on how we expostulate and say your vehicle, pushing conditions and other factors.

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