The Honda Fit has once again conquered Car and Driver's 10 Best Cars list. This highly respected automotive magazine had lots of praise for the Honda Fit, from its entertaining drive to the 2nd-row Magic Seat®. "We're equally zinged by this Honda's upscale interior, its quick and precise steering, an engaging shifter, spot-on ergonomics, a windshield as big as a minivan's, and a rear seat that is both adult-habitable and drops to the floor faster than a Marine pumping push-ups… the Fit offers a fun-to-drive quotient that proves basic transportation isn't always basic.
Kelley Blue Book's kbb.com, The
Trusted Resource for automotive information, honored the 2011
Fit with its Best Resale Value Award in the Sub-Compact Car category. This
prestigious award is given to vehicles that are expected to have the best
resale value after five years of ownership.
Vehicle's projected resale value is specific to the 2011 model year. For more information, visit Kelley Blue Book's kbb.com. Kelley Blue Book is a registered trademark of Kelley Blue Book Co., Inc.
Fit, with its low price and high versatility, was a clear-cut pick for the
"Top Ten Back-to-School Cars" by Kelley Blue Book, According to
Kelley Blue Book, the Honda
Fit "majors in affordability and double-minors in flexibility and
fun." They also praised the 5-door compact sedan's "acrobatic rear
seat that delivers extreme cargo versatility," as well as its "lively
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tries to determine the actual costs of ownership of new vehicles over a
five-year period by exhaustively analyzing government and third-party data, and
assigning a value rating to all vehicles. For its low ownership costs and
overall value, the 2010 Fit has won the IntelliChoice "Excellent
Value" and SmartChoice awards for low maintenance and low ownership costs.
second consecutive year, Kelley Blue Book named the Honda
Fit one of its Top Ten Green Cars. With 31 mpg combined fuel economy, the 2011Honda
Fit had the mandatory eco credentials to make the list, but kbb.com saw
much more. Kbb.com enjoyed the versatile 4-door's "fun, functional and
interesting" nature, and its "surprising cargo capacity."
For more information about the 2010 Top 10 Green Cars
Fit 28 city/35 highway/31 combined mpg for automatic transmission model. Based on 2010 EPA mileage estimates, reflecting new EPA fuel economy methods beginning with 2008 models. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.
Edmunds.com has elevated the Fit to iconic status, naming it to their "Top 10 Most Noteworthy Vehicles of the Decade." Edmunds makes the case for the Fit, saying, "Unlike its competitors, the Fit didn't ask you to sacrifice space, practicality or driving pleasure. It delivered on all these counts, and proved that the frontier of car design is within the cabin." They also appreciated the Fit's performance, saying the engine "felt punchy" and the car's "superb handling was an unexpected bonus." Summing up their impression of the Fit, Edmunds.com states, "the Fit out-distanced all challengers without breaking a sweat."
Edmunds.com's choice to name the Fit a "Top Recommended" vehicle can be summed up by their statement-"No budget hatchback can match the 2010 Honda Fit's combination of practicality and performance." Edmunds.com was also impressed with the 5-door 2010 Fit because of its "above-average level of standard equipment" and its offering of "as much cargo volume as larger midsize sedans while costing a few thousand less."
The Honda Fit has been named Cars.com's Top Pick for First-Time Drivers. The award is for a combination of safety, visibility, and control. This just confirms what parents have been saying for years: they feel better knowing that their kid is out there in a Honda. According to Cars.com, the Fit had the added bonus that, "if you're a parent, you'll feel cool on the off-chance that you get to drive it."
The 2010 Fit was named one of the
Greenest vehicles by the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy
(ACEEE). The spunky Honda
Fit charmed with its Ultra-Low-Emission Vehicle (ULEV-2) rating, and its
frugal 28 city/35 highway mpg. Three other Honda vehicles also made the list,
making 2010 the ninth consecutive year Honda has had more than three cars named
to ACEEE's "Greenest Vehicles."
The 2010 Honda Fit has captured the "Best Residual Value Award for the Entry Compact Car Segment" from ALG. Always an important figure, residual value should be top-of-mind for any car shopper. James Clark from ALG states, "We continue to believe that residual value is the best metric for evaluating the overall strength of an automotive brand." With its incredible versatility and surprising capabilities, the Honda Fit has proven itself as something to covet both fresh from the factory or on the used-car market.
Honda has a history of environmental
leadership dating back to a time when green was simply a color. Several decades
later, we are proud to carry that tradition along, and be recognized as the
country's Greenest Automaker by the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS)-for the
fifth time in a row
Based on a Union of Concerned Scientists analysis of fleetwide global warming and smog emissions from 2008 model year vehicles.
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