SUVs have gained quite a bit of traction in recent times. They are reliable, convenient, sporty, and fun-to-drive. Within the sub-compact SUV segment, the Toyota brand’s 2021 Toyota C-HR stands out. It has an athletic, striking exterior and is available in a contemporary color palette. Further, its leather-trimmed seats and superior technology features make it a delightful ride. Meanwhile, how does the 2021 Toyota C-HR measure up against the competition? To give you an overview, at Manhattan Beach Toyota in Manhattan Beach, CA, we have put together a comparison of the 2021 Toyota C-HR vs 2021 Honda HR-V.
The 2021 Toyota C-HR is available in three trims, while the 2021 Honda HR-V is available in four trims. For a better assessment, we have compared the 2021 Toyota C-HR LE variant with the 2021 Honda HR-V LX variant.
2021 Toyota C-HR
2021 Honda HR-V
|2.0-Liter inline 4-Cylinder
||Engine||1.8-Liter inline 4-Cylinder|
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As seen above, the 2021 Toyota C-HR has a more powerful engine than the 2021 Honda HR-V. On its 2.0-Liter engine, the 2021 Toyota C-HR delivers 27 mpg in the city, 31 mpg on the highway and a combined average of 29 mpg. Both vehicles have a fuel tank capacity of 13.2 gallons.
Apart from great performance features, the 2021 Toyota C-HR has a lot to offer in terms of comfort and convenience. It comes with an Adaptive Cruise Control feature, which helps maintain a preset distance with the vehicle right ahead of you. This is especially useful when traveling on highways. The 2021 Honda HR-V does not have this feature. The 2021 Toyota C-HR also has a dual zone climate control feature, which is missing in the 2021 Honda HR-V. The dual zone climate control system allows you to maintain different preferred temperatures in the two separate sections of the vehicle.
With respect to technology features, the 2021 Toyota C-HR comes with a satellite radio and is compatible with Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay®. These are standard across all trims. The 2021 Honda HR-V does not have these on its base variant.
Thus, when it comes to a sub-compact SUV, the 2021 Toyota C-HR is a much better bet! Visit Manhattan Beach Toyota in Manhattan Beach, CA, or schedule a test drive to get a better look at the 2021 Toyota C-HR.