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Comparison: 2019 Toyota C-HR vs 2019 Honda HR-V

Comparison: 2019 Toyota C-HR vs 2019 Honda HR-V

Drivers in the Los Angeles area could benefit from a vehicle with an impressive performance and strong fuel economy. So, we encourage you to read the below comparison of the 2019 Toyota C-HR against the 2019 Honda HR-V. Both vehicles have similar starting prices, but we believe the C-HR offers drivers more value. Visit Longo Toyota in El Monte to test drive this distinctively styled subcompact SUV.

Performance

2019 Toyota C-HR

All three trims, LE, XLE, and Limited, are equipped with a 2.0-liter four-cylinder dynamic force engine with Toyota’s advanced Valvematic technology coupled with a continuously variable transmission and a front wheel drivetrain. The new 144-hp C-HR earns an estimated 31 mpg highway and 27 mpg city. If you are looking for more control, take advantage of the Sequential Shiftmatic mode which lets you manually shift between seven virtual gears.

2019 Honda HR-V

A 1.8-liter four-cylinder i-VTEC® engine powers the LX, Sport, EX, EX-L, and Touring trims. The engine is paired with a continuously variable transmission and a front wheel drivetrain. The HR-V produces 141-hp and 127 lb-ft of torque and achieves an estimated 31 mpg highway and 26 mpg city. Available are all-wheel drive and a sport driving mode with paddle shifters and sport pedals.

Technology and Comfort

2019 Toyota C-HR

The 2019 C-HR comes standard with the Entune™ 3.0 infotainment system with an 8-inch touch-screen, Apple CarPlay®, Siri® Eyes Free, advanced voice recognition, Bluetooth®, a USB port, and a six-speaker sound system. Cloth upholstered seats, six-way manually adjustable front seats, and dual-zone climate control are included. An upgraded Entune™ 3.0 Premium system with navigation, HD Radio™, SiriusXM® satellite radio, Wi-Fi hotspot, Smart Key system, and auto-folding, heated outside mirrors are optional. Available are leather-trimmed seats, heated front seats, eight-way manually adjustable sport-inspired driver’s seat, and a leather-trimmed steering wheel.

2019 Honda HR-V

The 2019 HR-V technology features are comprised of a 5-inch color LCD screen, Bluetooth®, a USB port, and a four-speaker, 160-watt audio system. Available features include a 7-inch touch-screen display, navigation, voice recognition, Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ integration, SiriusXM® satellite radio, an additional USB port, Smart Entry with Walk Away Auto Lock®, HondaLink®, and a six-speaker, 180-watt audio system. Leather-trimmed seats, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, heated front seats, and 8-way power adjustable driver’s seat are also available.

Safety

2019 Toyota C-HR

There are many safety features incorporated into the new C-HR including a backup camera, an advanced 10-airbag system, lane departure alert with steering assist, a pre-collision system with pedestrian detection, automatic high beams, and dynamic radar cruise control. Additionally, the standard Star Safety System™ integrates vehicle stability control, an anti-lock brake system, traction control, electronic brake-force distribution, brake assist, and smart stop technology. Optional features consist of blind spot monitor and rear cross-traffic alert. The 2019 Toyota C-HR received a 5-Star Overall Safety Rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration*.

2019 Honda HR-V

Standard safety features include a multi-angle rearview camera featuring three different views: normal, top-down, and wide. The optional Honda Sensing® suite consists of a collision mitigation braking system, road departure mitigation system, adaptive cruise control, and lane keeping assist system. A blind spot camera system, front and rear parking sensors, and Honda LaneWatch™ are available. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration gave the 2019 Honda HR-V an overall rating of five out of five stars.

Pricing

2019 Toyota C-HR

Starting at $21,145 MSRP**

2019 Honda HR-V

Starting at $20,520 MSRP

* Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s New Car Assessment Program (www.safercar.gov). Model tested with standard side airbags (SAB).
** MSRP excludes the Delivery, Processing, and Handling Fee of $975 for cars (Yaris, Yaris iA, Yaris Liftback, 86, Corolla, Corolla iM, Corolla HB, Camry, Camry HV, Prius LB, Prius c, Prius Prime, Avalon HV), $1,095 for small/medium trucks, SUV’s and van (C-HR, RAV4, RAV4 HV, Highlander, Highlander HV, 4Runner, Sienna, Tacoma), $1,495 for large SUV’s (Sequoia, Land Cruiser), and $1,495 for large truck (Tundra). (Historically, vehicle manufacturers and distributors have charged a separate fee for processing, handling and delivering vehicles to dealerships. Toyota’s charge for these services is called a “Deliver, Processing and Handling Fee” and is based on the value of the processing, handling and delivery services Toyota provides as well as Toyota’s overall pricing structure. Toyota may make a profit on the Delivery, Processing and Handling Fee.) Excludes taxes, license, title and available or regionally required equipment. The Delivery, Processing and Handling Fee in AL, AR, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, OK, SC and TX will be higher. The published prices do not apply to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Actual dealer price will vary.
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