2016 Honda HR-V 2WD LX CVT vs 2016 Subaru XV Crosstrek

2016 Honda


2016 Subaru

No58% Residual Value After 36 Months Yes60%
Yes44% Residual Value After 60 Months No41%


  • Residual Value After 36 Months 98% 98%
  • Residual Value After 60 Months 100% 100%

Honda knows a thing or two about making vehicles that hold their value. Take a look at how the HR-V performs when compared to the Subaru XV Crosstrek in projected residual value after 36 months. After 5 years, the HR-V still holds an astounding 44% of its value. That’s not just impressive, that’s money in the bank.

Yes28 City MPG No23
Yes35 Highway MPG No31
Yes31 Combined Fuel Economy No26

3/3 Winner

  • City MPG 100% 100%
  • Highway MPG 100% 100%
  • Combined Fuel Economy 100% 100%

The 2016 Honda HR-V gives you even more value at the pump, With its streamlined efficiency you can go further longer without having to worry where your next stop will be. Get out on the road and enjoy the HR-V and save a little money while you’re at it.

Yes24.3 Cargo Volume No22.3
YesStandard Underseat Storage NoNot Available
Yes58.8 Cargo Capacity No51.9
Yes100.1 Passenger Volume No97.5

4/4 Winner

  • Cargo Volume 100% 100%
  • Underseat Storage 100% 100%
  • Cargo Capacity 100% 100%
  • Passenger Volume 100% 100%

When you are thinking about a crossover or SUV, you want a vehicle that will always be comfortable and that will be able to haul everything you need to haul. That’s exactly what you’ll get with the 2016 Honda HR-V. In this category the 2016 Subaru XV Crosstrek leaves a lot to be desired.

8/9 Winner

  • Over all 90% 90%

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2016 Honda HR-V is the winner!

When you are judging a vehicle, you have to consider multiple factors, but the HR-V eliminates a lot of the guesswork. Not only does it best the Subaru XV Crosstrek in every category, but it does so aggressively. Look at the residual value, the efficiency, or the usability. Any one of these categories would be impressive alone, but taken together they show just how great of a winner the 2016 Honda HR-V is.

Fuel economy estimates and driving range based on EPA test data. Your actual driving distance will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle. Based on 2014-2016 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors. Complete comparison details can be found at Awards and accolade information can be found at

The 2016 Honda HR-V has been named to the list of 16 Best Family Cars of 2016 by Kelley Blue Book’s[1]. Each vehicle was praised for impressive comfort, driving dynamics and family practicality. [1] For more information, visit Kelley Blue Book is a registered trademark of Kelley Blue Book Co., Inc. The Honda HR-V was named 2016 Green SUV of the Year™ by Green Car Journal. This award recognizes the class-leading efficiency and low emissions of the HR-V, highlighted by its top fuel-economy rating of 35-mpg highway[1]. The Green Car Journal is an award-winning publication that focuses on the relationship between automobiles, energy and the environment. This award represents Honda’s continued environmental leadership, and commitment to producing efficient, low-emission vehicles. For more information see [1] Based on 2016 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors. Safety matters most, and the 2016 Honda HR-V earned top marks with a 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). [1] Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s New Car Assessment Program ( Model tested with standard side airbags (SAB). U.S. News has recognized the 2016 Honda HR-V as the Best Car for Families in its class of Subcompact SUVs. This vehicle was recognized for its expansive standard features, spacious interior, and safety and reliability ratings. [1] View U.S. News Best Cars at