Honda HR-V Car Review in Malaysia
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To drive a Honda HR-V Car is really an amazing experience. The Honda HR-V car was originally launched in Malaysia in February 2015, and since then it has sailed through with great customer reviews till 2018. In fact, the Hi-Rider Revolutionary Car has been at the top of the B segment crossover sales chart.
As a curious fact, Honda HR-V car is the second most popular car in Malaysia, just after the Honda City. Honda HR-V car is responsible for 30% of the company’s total sales.
Why is the Honda HR-V Car So Popular?
Well, let’s begin by saying that it is by far the most spacious B segment car you can get in Malaysia market. Now here we are talking about a 5-seater premium crossover which sits between the Honda BR-V and CR-V.
The design is really modern and beautiful; as we all know, nobody wants to drive an ugly car, no matter how spacious or practical it is. The car looks sporty and is very eye catching, especially when viewed up front.
The Honda HR-V is only available as a petrol model with one engine option. It has three different variants, with CVT transmission mated to a 1.8 litre petrol engine as standard in all three variants.
Interior and Features
On the inside, the HR-V has a sporty appeal, with an all black cabin that is very functional and practical.
The steering wheel is light and very easy to move, with round theme buttons for audio, Bluetooth and cruise controls. The instrument console is a great complement for the sporty look of the HR-V, thanks to the blue backlit console.
The Honda HR-V car also has a center console with a unique design, and it comes with AC vents on the passenger side.
Let’s not forget about the 7-inch touchscreen system that provides all the information you need from your Honda. It’s very functional and is tilted towards driver’s side.
- Cruise control
- Push Button Start
- Keyless Entry
- Electric parking brake
- Tilt and telescopic steering
- Leather upholstery
- Touch sensitive panel for automatic climate control
- Electrical adjustments for rear view mirrors
The Honda HR-V car is without a doubt modern and contemporary. It has the larger and wide Y shaped face that is so typically Honda, with a simple chrome finished strip with the Honda’s logo sitting in between.
Plus it comes with full LED headlamps with LED daytime running, going with the modern trend of LEDs.
The front of the HR-V is very strong and muscular looking. The curvy roofline makes it look sportier than all the other crossovers.
The rear look of the HR-V is less dramatic as compared to the front but the design is modern and classic with shaped tail lamps.
The Honda HR-V car is sitting on 17-inch wheels, with a ground clearance of 198 mm, making it capable of manoeuvring any bad roads with ease.
Also the HR-V comes with standard McPherson struts at the front and torsion between at the rear.
The Honda HR-V car comes with:
- 5-star ASEAN NCAP safety rating
- 6 Airbags: Dual, Side and Curtain airbags
- ABS & EBD
- Vehicle Stability Control
- Emergency Stop Signal
- Lane Change Assist
- Hill Start Assist
- Brake Assist
- Electric Parking Brake
- Parking Sensors
- ISOFIX Mounts
- Seatbelt pre-tensioners with force limiters
The Honda HR-V car is without a doubt a solid crossover. The engine scores high on refinement and power delivery. The interior space feels ample and passengers will be very comfortable sitting in there.
Another great benefit of the Honda HR-V car is the fuel consumption — 15.0 km/litre (6.7 l/100 km). The Eco button is perfect for city driving, making the car smoother in traffic, plus it helps you become a better Eco driver.
In fact, it’s the perfect working car that is great for all the family. You can easily adapt to the car — you can borrow it to any family member without worry.
The Honda HR-V car Malaysia price started from RM 92,545.00 to RM110,818.00. Make sure to check out Honda Malaysia Promotion to get the best deal for this amazing crossover.