The Honda HR-V is one of the coolest crossovers ever launched by Honda. It is believed that model merged the hatchback and sports utility vehicle features into a single option. This was an awesome idea so Honda is going to remake it according to the modern expectations. The updated version will appear in the form of the 2017 Honda HR-V Mugen.
2017 Honda HR-V Mugen: Changes and Modifications
The 2017 Honda HR-V Mugen has obtained an ideal framework and structure. This sports utility vehicle has been given sophisticated frame with a special design. Honda has tried to drop the frame weight. This is basically an effort to minimize the fuel consumption. On the other hand, it will maximize the power production. Roof frame bars are present but these are not sharp. Only a slight view is present on the roof. The vehicle will use a new set of aerodynamics especially for the lower air resistance.
Exterior modifications are the part of new game. Honda has considered several significant changes in the new 2017 HR-V Mugen. It is expected that new hatchback-SUV will get a brilliant exterior designing. Major changes have been brought in the grille. It has two horizontal layers with small openings while center has been covered with aluminum plates. These plates contain Honda’s tag in the middle and number plate. The bumpers seem separated from the grille and headlights. Front bumpers are more prominent because of a sharp bowl like structure. There are three sections of front bumpers. Side section contains LED fog lights. Honda has installed LED technology with all lights present in the vehicle. Wheels will be at least 20 inches wider with special rims. Bonnet and lateral side of the Honda HR-V Mugen are similar to the last version.
Interior changes are expected with a different scene. Honda is looking forward to create a spacious driving cabin with two adjustable seats. These seats will be covered by pure leather upholstery. Dashboard is sophisticated and it contains active dynamic power steering. There will be two speedometers, fuel gauge, heat gauge, A/C vents, satellite radio, LCD and a touch screen. Infotainment section is rich because of modern Dolby sound and 7 digital speakers.
2017 Honda HR-V Mugen: Engine Specs
Honda has not revealed the engine information about 2017 Honda HR-V Mugen. However, it will definitely make engine setup powerful than last version. Our estimate is that the crossover should receive a 1.8-liter engine paired with a CVT gearbox. Unavailability of engine details of the car makes it difficult to predict the fuel consumption rate per mile.
2017 Honda HR-V Mugen: Price and Arrival
Basic price of the 2017 Honda HR-V Mugen will be around $20,000 to $25,000 in USA. Honda is expected to present this model in late 2016 or early 2017.