• Honda HR-V

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Key facts

Honda HR-V information summary

What body style?
multi-purpose vehicle with 4/5 seats
How long?
4010 mm
How heavy?
1180 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1590 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
106 PS / 105 bhp / 78 kW @ 6200 rpm
How much torque?
135 Nm / 100 / 13.8 kgm @ 3400 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 11.2 s
How fast?
165 km/h, 103 mph


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Honda HR-V technical specifications


This vehicle has a 3 door multi-purpose vehicle body style with a front located engine driving through the front wheels.
Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 1.6 litre, single overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 105 bhp (106 PS/78 kW) of power at 6200 rpm, and maximum torque of 135 N·m (100 lb·ft/13.8 kgm) at 3400 rpm.
The engine delivers its power through to the wheels via a 5 speed manual 'box.
Quoted weight at the kerb is 1180 kg.
It is said to be able to achieve a top speed of 165 km/h which is 103 mph.
Honda HR-V data
Honda HR-V data
Body type4/5 seater multi-purpose vehicle
Number of doors3
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2350 92.5
Track/tread (front) 1470 57.9
Track/tread (rear) 1455 57.3
Length 4010 157.9
Width 1695 66.7
Height 1670 65.7
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.71
Kerb weight 1180 kg 2601 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 55 litres 12.1 UK Gal 14.5 US Gal
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Honda
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.6 litre
1590 cc
(97.028 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 75 × 90 mm
2.95 × 3.54 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.83
single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 106 PS (105 bhp) (78 kW)
at 6200 rpm
Specific output 66 bhp/litre
1.08 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 135 Nm (100 ft·lb) (13.8 kgm)
at 3400 rpm
Specific torque 84.91 Nm/litre
1.03 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
compression ratio 9.6:1
Fuel system Honda PGM-Fi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1067 kPa (154.7 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 397.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 11.2 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 165 km/h (103 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 90.22 PS/g
66.35 kW/g
88.98 bhp/ton
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 15.07 kg/kW
25.17 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km
km per litre
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 11.00 m
Front suspension I.MS.
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general ID79409
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 14.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
Honda HR-V added 2001-03-23.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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