When comparing the 2022 Honda HR-V's and the 2022 Hyundai KONA's specifications and ratings, the 2022 Honda HR-V has the advantage in the areas of resale value, interior volume and overall quality score. The 2022 Hyundai KONA has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, typical lower range of pricing for used cars, and fuel efficiency, reliability and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the 2022 Honda HR-V's and the 2022 Hyundai KONA's specifications and ratings, the 2022 Hyundai KONA is a better car than the 2022 Honda HR-V.
2022 Honda HR-V vs. 2022 Hyundai KONA Pricing
A used 2022 Honda HR-V ranges from $20,983 to $28,249 while a used 2022 Hyundai KONA is priced between $19,788 to $28,283. For a new model, the 2022 Honda HR-V's price is between $20,913 and $28,199, with the 2022 Hyundai KONA priced between $20,302 and $31,885.
2022 Honda HR-V vs. 2022 Hyundai KONA Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the 2022 Honda HR-V loses 34.2 percent of its value and the 2022 Hyundai KONA loses 43.3 percent of its value. This means the 2022 Honda HR-V retains 9 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the 2022 Hyundai KONA.
2022 Honda HR-V vs. 2022 Hyundai KONA Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Honda HR-V is 8.0 out of 10 while the Hyundai KONA's quality rating is 7.8 out of 10. This results in the Honda HR-V being ranked 3 out of 20 Best Subcompact SUVs and the Hyundai KONA being ranked 5 out of 20. Out of 55 Best 5-seater SUVs, the Honda HR-V is ranked 26 and the Hyundai KONA is ranked 30. The Honda HR-V is also ranked 28 out of 66 Best Crossover SUVs while the Hyundai KONA is ranked 32 out of 66.
2022 Honda HR-V vs. 2022 Hyundai KONA Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Honda HR-V is 5.6 out of 10. For the Hyundai KONA the reliability rating is 5.9 out of 10. This gives the Hyundai KONA a slight advantage in reliability compared to the Honda HR-V.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the 2022 Honda HR-V’s base engine makes 141 horsepower, and the 2022 Hyundai KONA base engine makes 147 horsepower. The HR-V is rated to deliver an average of 30 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 449 miles. The KONA is rated to deliver an average of 32 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 462 miles. This gives the 2022 Hyundai KONA the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the 2022 Honda HR-V. Both models use regular unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are crossover/subcompact SUVs, the 2022 Honda HR-V has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front shoulder room, rear head room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The 2022 Hyundai KONA has the advantage in the areas of front head room and front leg room. The 2022 Honda HR-V and 2022 Hyundai KONA are comparable in regards to rear shoulder room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, both the 2022 Honda HR-V and the 2022 Hyundai KONA have the same average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars.