The HR-V LX keeps the knobs, which probably work more efficiently anyway.And even with the similarities, the HR-V is generally finished more lavishly than a Fit. Accessories for the HR-V include front and rear skidplate garnishes for a tougher look, and attachments to carry skis, snowboards or bikes. The all-new 2016 Honda HR-V has a lot going for it, including the innate goodness found in all Hondas. The HR-V is nearly a foot shorter and few inches narrower than familiar compact SUVs like the CR-V or Ford Escape. How’s it drive?Unfortunately, we didn’t drive it enough; we barely squealed a tire in passion, and then only in an empty parking lot. Depending on the transmission and drive configuration, the HR-V is rated at 25-28 mpg city and 32-35 highway.
Known as one of the earliest low emissions vehicles (in terms of nitrogen oxides) and unique character. All-wheel drive (AWD) is optional on automatic-transmission models. But the Jeep costs quite a bit more than the HR-V, and Jeep’s repair and reliability record can’t hold a candle to Honda.2016 Mazda CX-3 — The CX-3 offers similar dimensions but with a sportier exterior and much nicer interior. The standard three-mode back-up camera (top view, normal or wide) is one of the best in any vehicle.