U.S.-spec 2016 Honda HR-V going to L.A. image

The North American version of the 2016 Honda HR-V will be officially presented to the public during the 2014th edition of the Los Angeles Auto Show.

The Japanese based automaker Honda will be officially pulling the wraps off the 2016 HR-V in the U.S.-spec version, as the company has recently announced. The model in question will slot below the CR-V and it has been based on the Fit, coming in with several interesting items for the North American continent such as the Magic Seat system which is allowing multiple seating configurations.

The 2016 Honda HR-V will be taking its power from the 1.5 liter four-cylinder engine, just like the model it has been based on, the Fit. The unit in question is capable of producing a total output of 130 HP (97 kW) and 154 Nm (114 lb-ft) of torque in this version, being connected to a CVT (continuously variable transmission), sending power to the optional all-wheel drive system. More details on the North American version of the 2016 Honda HR-V will be announced on the 19th of November, during the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show, once it will be unveiled, in a premiere.