2018 Hyundai Kona Vs. 2018 Honda HR-V

Are you in the market for a new crossover SUV that can handle taking you and your family wherever you want to go? Then you most likely are looking at the 2018 Hyundai Kona or the 2018 Honda HR-V. Both of these crossover models are fantastic, which can make it difficult to decide between the two. Our staff at Knauz Hyundai, your Hyundai dealer in Lake Bluff, understands that and we will be there for you during every step of the car-buying process. We especially will focus on the always-important research phase because you deserve to know the facts before making any purchases.That is why we have done our homework on the 2018 Honda HR-V and the 2018 Hyundai Kona in Lake Bluff so you can see which one is the best fit for your active lifestyle.

When you check out what is under the hood, you will find that the 2018 Hyundai Kona has an advantage over the 2018 Honda HR-V. The 2018 Hyundai Kona has a four-cylinder 2.0L engine; a little bigger than the four-cylinder 1.8L engine of the 2018 Honda HR-V. The engine of the Kona also provides you with more power, able to deliver you up to 147 horsepower at 6,200 RPM. The engine of the HR-V only can reach up to 141 horsepower at 6,500 RPM. You also will benefit from the 132 lbs.-ft. of torque that the 2018 Hyundai Kona can give you, which is higher than the 127 lbs.-ft. of torque the 2018 Honda HR-V brings when it reaches 4,300 RPM. You will see that the valve train of the 2018 Hyundai Kona is a dual overhead cam, rather than the single overhead cam of the 2018 Honda HR-V.

Regarding warranty programs, you will discover that Hyundai has your back for longer and for more miles than Honda will. The Hyundai basic warranty will last 5 years or 60,000 miles; longer than the Honda warranty that ends after 3 years or 36,000 miles. The Hyundai basic warranty also will protect you from rust and corrosion for 7 years, while the Honda warranty covers you from those elements for only 5 years. The roadside assistance program through Hyundai lasts for 5 years with unlimited miles, but the Honda policy stops after only 3 years or 36,000 miles. After reading over the facts, feel free to stop in to Knauz Hyundai, your Hyundai dealer in Lake Bluff, and check out the 2018 Hyundai Kona in Lake Bluff that will take the way you travel to new heights.


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