2020 Honda HR-V Towing Capacity

July 22nd, 2020 by

2020 Honda HR-V

The 2020 Honda HR-V offers spirited and efficient performance on the roads in and around New London. Wondering what the HR-V towing capacity might be? Towing is not recommended with the HR-V, but this model can be equipped with all-wheel drive and offers a versatile interior that can be configured to optimize space for either passengers or cargo. Learn more from Westbrook Honda.

HR-V Engine Specs & Features

While you may not be able to enjoy HR-V towing, this compact crossover SUV is definitely fun to drive, and it is fuel efficient to boot. Take a look at the HR-V performance specs below and see if they will suit your Branford-area driving need.

  • Engine Power – No matter which of the five 2020 HR-V trim levels you choose, you’ll get an inline 4-cylinder engine that generates 141 hp with 127 lb-ft of torque. This powerful and efficient engine is paired with a Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) with Sport Mode.
  • Additional Systems – The HR-V is equipped with several features that contribute to its performance capabilities. Among these are the MacPherson Strut Front Suspension, Electric Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion Steering, Hill Start Assist, and an Eco Assist™ System designed to help you conserve fuel.
  • Real Time AWD with Intelligent Control System™ – This innovative Honda AWD system, standard on the Touring model and available on all other trims, provides enhanced traction and control in even the most challenging Middletown-area weather and road conditions.

HR-V Cargo Space

Even though HR-V towing isn’t recommended, you can rest assured that it offers the versatility you want in a crossover SUV. Thanks to the standard 60/40-split 2nd-row Magic Seat®, the HR-V interior can be quickly and easily configured to accommodate bulky items such as a bicycle, a set of skis, and all the camping gear you’ll need for a visit to Rock Neck State Park. Review the HR-V cargo capacities below.

  • HR-V 2WD models – 24.3 cubic feet of cargo space behind the rear seat, and 58.8 cubic feet with the rear seat folded down.
  • HR-V AWD models – 23.2 cubic feet behind the rear seat, and 57.6 cubic feet with the rear seat folded down.

Test Drive the Honda HR-V at Westbrook Honda

Browse our new HR-V inventory online to find the model that has all of the features and capabilities you want. If you are working with a tight budget, we offer a fine selection of used HR-V models, all in pristine condition and affordably priced. Disappointed that you can’t enjoy HR-V towing? Check out our HR-V vs. Honda CR-V comparison, as the CR-V can tow up to 1,500 pounds. Please contact us if you have any questions or would like to learn about the current 2021 HR-V trim levels.

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