2021 Hyundai Kona vs 2021 Honda CR-V

January 4th, 2021 by

2021 Hyundai Kona vs 2021 Honda CR-V

2021 Hyundai Kona vs 2021 Honda CR-V

Compact SUVs are the perfect combination of space and fuel economy. You get nearly as much storage as a full-sized SUV, and far more storage than any sedan could ever offer. The Hyundai Kona and Honda CR-V are both excellent examples of small SUVs that provide impressive styling and performance. Gearing towards a compact SUV is also a great choice if you’re looking for a budget-friendly vehicle that also allows you to have some of the benefits of a full-size SUV.

2021 2021 Kona vs 2021 Honda CR-V Performance and Safety

2021 Kona vs 2021 Honda CR-V Performance and Safety

The 2021 Kona and 2021 CR-V have comparable performance and fuel efficiency. Their engines and transmissions differ; the Kona has a 2.0-liter Inline-4 gas engine, whereas, the CR-V has a 1.5-liter Turbo Inline-4 gas engine. The CR-V also has a CVT transmission whereas the Kona has a 6-speed automatic transmission. The Kona and CR-V both have plenty of standard safety features such as: Back-Up Camera, Lane Departure Warning, Lane Keeping Assist, Tire Pressure Monitor, Brake Assist, Stability Control, and Traction Control.

Compact SUV 2021 Hyundai Kona 2021 Honda CR-V
Engine 2.0-liter Inline-4 Gas 1.5-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission 6-Speed Automatic Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Combined MPG 30 30
Seating 5 5
Drivetrain Front-Wheel Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Horsepower 147 hp @ 6200 rpm 190 hp @ 5600 rpm
*Information obtained from HyundaiUSA.com, Honda.com

2021 Hyundai Kona vs 2021 Honda CR-V Infotainment

2021 Hyundai Kona vs 2021 Honda CR-V Infotainment

The infotainment systems on the Kona and CR-V are both impressive. The Kona’s dashboard is a touchscreen infotainment system that provides simple shortcut buttons that allow you to easily switch between menus. You get a 7.0-inch standard touchscreen but you can get an 8.0-inch with the higher trim model. Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ capability come standard. The CR-V provides the same features, however, it has a 5.0-inch display screen.

2021 Hyundai Kona

2021 Hyundai Kona

Two powertrains are available with the Kona: SE and SEL models come with a 147-hp four-cylinder and a six-speed automatic transmission. You can upgrade to the 175-hp turbocharged four-cylinder paired to a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic. The Kona delivers agile handling and a fun-to-drive experience. The Kona is incredibly versatile and provides quality materials, good ergonomics, and comfortable seating. The Kona’s engine offers quick responsiveness and an overall more enjoyable drive compared to the Honda CR-V. Additionally, Hyundai’s 10-year Powertrain Warranty is well known in the automotive industry as being one of the best warranties available. Check out the 2021 Hyundai Kona now at Family Hyundai! Enjoy a test drive while you’re here and see for yourself why this is a popular choice amongst compact SUV buyers!

Sources:
https://www.hyundaiusa.com/us/en/vehicles/kona
https://www.caranddriver.com/hyundai/kona-2021
https://carbuzz.com/compare/honda-cr-v-vs-hyundai-kona
https://automobiles.honda.com/cr-v
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