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2015 Honda CR-Z Sport Hybrid Coupe Goes On Sale

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2015 Honda CR-Z Sport Hybrid Coupe

The new 2015 Honda CR-Z Sport Hybrid Coupe, which is now available

The new 2015 Honda CR-Z Sport Hybrid Coupe goes on sale today, carrying with it a starting Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price of $20,145.

For that base price, the CR-Z’s 1.5-liter VTEC engine and Integrated Motor Assist (IMA) electric motor will be paired with a short-throw six-speed transmission. That combination nets the driver 31 mpg in the city, 38 mpg on the highway, and 34 mpg combined.

2015 Honda CR-Z Sport Hybrid Coupe

Another look at the 2015 Honda CR-Z Sport Hybrid Coupe

For an additional $650, Honda customers can swap out the manual transmission for a sport-tuned continuously variable transmission (CVT) with paddle shifters, which improves the hybrid’s mileage to 36/39/37 mpg in city/highway/combined driving. The hybrid powertrain’s combined peak output is 130 horsepower and 140 lb-ft of torque.

All 2015 Honda CR-Z Sport Hybrid Coupes are equipped with standard Bluetooth, rearview camera, an Expanded View Driver’s Mirror, automatic climate control, power windows and door locks, cruise control, remote entry, and an AM/FM/CD/USB audio system complete with six speakers.

2015 Honda CR-Z Sport Hybrid Coupe

The interior of the CR-Z EX with navigation, which retails at $24,140

The optional Honda Performance Development package upgrades the coupe’s performance capabilities by adding front brake, sport suspension and exhaust kits, limited-slip differential, clutch, 18-inch alloy wheels and spoilers.

The CR-Z Sport Hybrid features four different EX trim levels, the most expensive grade being the CR-V EX CVT, which comes with a Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price of $24,140, as well as the CVT transmission and built-in navigation.