The Honda HR-V was one of the original small SUVs but was only sold in Australia for from 1999 to 2001. That was the first time around. In 2015 Honda brought the new generation HR-V back to Australia, but by then the country had gone small SUV crazy with the Mitsubishi ASX and Mazda CX-3 being the big favourites. In the past two years even more small SUVs have rushed in such as the Toyota C-HR and Hyundai Kona.

So in this sea of small SUVs how does the HR-V compare? And which of the three types of HR-Vs is best for you? This review takes you through the entire HR-V range.