|2016 Honda HR-V||2016 Jeep Renegade|
|8.4 l/100km||City Fuel Efficiency||9.8 l/100km|
|6.7 l/100km||Highway Fuel Efficiency||7.6 l/100km|
|24.3 cu. ft.||Cargo Capacity||18.5 cu. ft.|
|124.4 cu. ft.||Passenger Volume||118.6 cu. ft.|
2016 Honda HR-V vs 2016 Jeep Renegade
The subcompact crossover class is quickly becoming one of the most sought after on the market with its combination of great fuel efficiency, passenger volume and cargo capacity. But with so many models beginning to fill up showrooms all over Canada, it can be difficult figuring out which one is right for you. All have their own pros and cons, so which one comes out on top?
Only you know what you want in a vehicle. Do you covet fuel efficiency over everything else, or are other features just as important? Do you need more passenger space or cargo capacity? What if both are important and you need a vehicle that can fit your family and friends along with all their gear? These things can get complicated. And a limited amount of time in the day to research the ins and outs of the automotive industry can make things even more frustrating. That’s why we’ve decided to help you out and take a look at the 2016 Honda HR-V vs the 2016 Jeep Renegade to see which one stands above the other.
Advantages of the 2016 Honda HR-V
The pride of any vehicle these days seems to be its fuel efficiency. The more fuel efficient a vehicle is, the more money it saves you in the long run. As you can see from the table above, the 2016 Honda HR-V outclasses the Jeep Renegade in both city and highway fuel efficiency. The HR-V uses 1.4 litres less gas per 100km in the city and 0.9 litres less per 100km on the highway. Those are savings you can take right to the bank.
But fuel efficiency means nothing unless you have enough room to enjoy it with your friends and family. That’s another area the Honda HR-V comes out ahead of the Renegade. Each holds 5 people. But only the 2016 HR-V gives them enough room to be comfortable, offering 5.8 cubic feet more passenger volume than the Jeep Renegade. There’s 5.8 cubic feet more room for cargo in the HR-V as well.
Looking at the features, you’ll see it ends up being a pretty easy decision in the end. By offering better fuel efficiency and more room for passengers and cargo, the 2016 Honda HR-V is the clear choice.