Honda introduced the 2015 CR-Z sports hybrid coupe and announced that the vehicle will be $150 more expensive than the 2014MY. As a result, the 2015 Honda CR-Z starts at $20,145 (6-speed manual), excluding the $790 destination charge.
The vehicle is equipped with a 1.5-liter i-VTEC petrol engine with Integrated Moor Assist (IMA) electric motor, bolted to a 6-speed manual transmission or the continuously variable transmission (CVT) with paddle shifters. The engine delivers 130 hp and 140 lb-ft of torque when using the 6-speed manual transmission or 127 lb-ft on CVT models.
When using the manual transmission, the CR-Z returns 38 mpg on the highway, 31 mpg in the city and 34 mpg combined. With the CVT, the CR-Z returns 39 mpg on the highway, 36 mpg in the city and 37 mpg combined.
The standard CR-Z and EX trim arrive as standard with Bluetooth HandsFreeLink, Bluetooth Audio, rearview camera, Expanded View Driver’s Mirror, AM/FM/CD/USB audio system with six speakers, automatic climate control, power windows and door locks, remote entry and cruise control.
Regarding the other CR-Z models, the CVT-equipped model costs $20,795, excluding the $790 destination charge. The 2015 Honda CR-Z EX 6-speed manual is priced at $21,990, while the CR-Z EX CVT costs $22,640. Meanwhile, the CR-Z EX 6-speed manual with Navi is priced at $23,490 while the CR-Z EX CVT with Navi is priced at $24,140.