2018 Honda Fit Review
|2018 Honda Fit Quick Facts:|
|Dimensions:161-162″ L x 67″ W x 60″ H||Cargo Volume: 16.6 ft³, 52.7 ft³ with seat area|
|Overall NHTSA safety rating: 5 star||MPG: Up to 33 city / 40 Highway|
When you’re in the market for a hatchback to add a little extra space to your trips throughout the Bloomington, Columbus, and Bedford area, you have a few options to consider. However, the 2018 Honda Fit recently arrived on our lot at Andy Mohr Honda, so we’re going to give you a closer look at this stylish and efficient hatchback to provide you with some insight.
Our 2018 Honda Fit review will focus on the important factors like the engine specs and performance, passenger and cargo space, and even the audio and connectivity features. You’ll learn all about what this vehicle offers and what you can expect. We hope that this review helps you decide whether or not the 2018 Honda Fit is the right car for you.
2018 Honda Fit Engine Specs & Performance
The 2018 Honda Fit comes with a 1.5-liter 4-cylinder engine underneath the hood. The hatchback comes standard with the 6-speed manual transmission, however, the Continuously Variable Transmission is available as an option with each trim. The CVT may see a slight reduction in output, but it adds to the vehicle’s overall efficiency. The Honda Fit engine even features Direct Fuel Injection which limits the amount of fuel that gets burned up in the combustion chamber while reducing the fuel waste to help the Honda Fit perform at optimal efficiency.
- Horsepower: 128-130
- Torque: 113-114 lb-ft
- Transmission: 6-speed manual or CVT
Passenger & Cargo Space
The 2018 Honda Fit offers 95.7 cubic feet of space inside of its cabin that’s roomy enough for 5 passengers. The vehicle is outfitted with cloth seating appointments, which can be leather-trimmed when you upgrade to the EX-L trim. The rear features the 60/40 Split 2nd-Row Magic Seat®, which allows you to fold the seats down to boost the 16.6 cubic feet of cargo space to a more ample 52.7 cubic feet.
- Head Room: 39.5 inches
- Leg Room: 41.4 inches
- Cargo Space Behind Row: 52.7 cubic feet
- Head Room: 37.5 inches
- Leg Room: 39.3 inches
- Cargo Space Behind Row: 16.6 cubic feet
Audio & Connectivity Features
The base level Honda Fit LX comes outfitted with a 4-speaker sound system and a 5-inch screen that can be used to access features like the radio, the Bluetooth® phone and streaming, and even the portable media player that’s connected to the USB or auxiliary input. Upgrading to the Sport trim or higher increases the screen size to 7-inches and even adds two additional speakers to the vehicle’s entertainment system. This upgrade also includes Apple CarPlay™, Android Auto™, HondaLink™, and even Pandora® Compatibility.
Learn Even More to Help You Decide
Was this 2018 Honda Fit review informative enough to give you a decent idea of what this hatchback is like? While our review may have been insightful, you can definitely learn more about the vehicle by seeing it up-close. However, nothing is as informative—or fun, than by getting behind the wheel and taking it out on the road.
Stop by and see us at Andy Mohr Honda while you Schedule your 2018 Honda Fit test drive! We’re always happy to provide drivers from the Bloomington, Columbus, and Bedford area with the right experience so they can decide on their next set of wheels.
* Based on model year EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.
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