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Honda Fit
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Honda Fit
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$15,425 - $36,625
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Car Type: Subcompact cars (Manual transmission)
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Honda Fit Overview

The subcompact Fit four-door hatchback offers easy cabin access and very good visibility. It has an amazing amount of interior room and various seat-folding arrangements. While the Fit is not overly powerful, it feels responsive, with a smooth willing engine, and agile handling. Fuel economy is an excellent 33 mpg overall for the manual and 30 mpg for the automatic. Although the ride is a bit choppy, it is supple enough. Prominent road noise is a drawback. An electric version is available in limited numbers, but only for lease. It has a range of about 82 miles, and retains nearly all of the regular Fit's attributes. We can no longer recommend the Fit because it scored a poor in the IIHS small-overlap crash test. An all-new model will arrive later in 2014.

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