2025 Honda HR-V
vs 2024 Hyundai Kona


Key Comparisons

2025 Honda HR-V

2024 Hyundai Kona

Horsepower

158 @ 6500 rpm
(SAE net)

147 @ 6200 rpm (2.0L)
195 @ 6000 rpm (1.6T)

 

EPA Fuel-Economy Ratings1
(city/hwy/comb)

26/32/28 (2WD)
25/30/27
(AWD)

29/34/31 (SE 2WD)
27/29/28 (SE AWD)
28/35/31 (SEL 2WD)
26/29/27 (SEL AWD)

Maximum
Cargo Capacity

55.1 cu ft

 

63.7 cu ft

 

Wheels

18" alloys standard
on Sport

18" alloys standard
on SEL

Automatic
Climate Control

Standard
on all trims

Not Available on SE

Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) w/Low-Speed Follow2

Standard
on all trims

Not Available on SE,
Extra Cost on SEL

Leather-Trimmed Seats

Standard
on EX-L

Not Available on any trim

Traffic Sign Recognition
System (TSR)3

Standard
on all trims

Not Available
on any trim

The Verdict: More standard features across the trim lineup make the Honda HR-V the small-CUV champion!


1 Based on 2025 EPA mileage ratings for HR-V and 2024 ratings for Kona. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.
2 ACC with Low-Speed Follow cannot detect all objects ahead and may not detect a given object; accuracy will vary based on weather, speed, and other factors. ACC should not be used in heavy traffic, poor weather, or on winding roads. Driver remains responsible for safely operating vehicle and avoiding collisions.
3 TSR cannot detect all traffic signs and may misidentify certain signs and does not include any braking or speed control functions. Accuracy will vary based on weather and other factors. System operation affected by extreme interior head. Driver remains responsible for complying with all traffic regulations.