Honda Automobiles: Honda HR-V Named "2016 Green SUV of a Year" by Green Car Journal

Posted on 22. Jan, 2016 by in Honda Canada

  • 2016 HR-V delivers unrivalled fuel economy1 in a subcompact crossover shred in multiple with fun-to-drive performance, sporty pattern and spacious, versatile packaging
  • HR-V is third Honda indication respected by a repository within a final 5 years

The 2016 Honda HR-V (, a brand’s stylish and versatile crossover vehicle, has been named “2016 Green SUV of a Year™” by Green Car Journal. The “Green SUV of a Year” endowment recognizes a all-new HR-V for a class-leading environmental opening – a tip fuel economy rating of 35 mpg highway1 (2WD CVT) and additional nomination as an Ultra Low Emissions Vehicle (LEV2 ULEV).

“The Honda HR-V is a truly singular new subcompact crossover, delivering a space, utility, comfort and underline calm of a incomparable vehicle, with a sporty pushing dynamics and class-leading fuel economy ratings on standard with a tiny car,” pronounced John Mendel, executive clamp boss of Auto Sales for American Honda. “All of us during Honda truly conclude Green Car Journal for noticing a HR-V as Green SUV of a Year and as a latest in a flourishing lineup of products with class-leading potency and low emissions.”

“With a active styling, intelligent features, and fuel economy leadership, a 2016 Honda HR-V gives automobile buyers an wholly new choice in a tiny SUV category,” pronounced Ron Cogan, editor and publisher of Green Car Journal and “The HR-V brings loyal environmental opening to this fast-growing category, and drivers are holding notice, as are we here during Green Car Journal, creation HR-V a ideal choice to take home 2016’s “Green SUV of a Year” honor.”

The 2016 HR-V is a third Honda code automobile respected by a repository in a past 5 years, fasten before Green Car of a Year™ Award winners, a 2012 Civic Natural Gas and a 2014 Accord.

2016 Honda HR-V
The 2016 HR-V is accessible with an all-new invariably non-static delivery (CVT) that delivers 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™. 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.

About Green SUV 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 automobile choices. The magazine’s calm is featured online during

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 also will 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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