Honda Automobiles: 2012 Honda Fit Wins TODAY/MotorWeek $16,000 Subcompact Shootout

Posted on 19. Mar, 2012 by in Honda Canada

The 2012 Honda Fit has won a TODAY/MotorWeek $16,000 Subcompact Shootout. Honda’s versatile and fuel-efficient Fit took a tip mark in a foe among 7 renouned subcompact cars that chair during slightest four, have 4 doors, get during slightest 35 mpg on a highway, and can be purchased for reduction than $16,000. Experts from, USA Today and “MotorWeek” tested these subcompacts to magnitude all of a needs of a normal car-buyer including gas mileage, practicality, user facilities and comfort.

“We are anxious to have a well-developed package that is a Honda Fit famous by such a well-respected organisation of automotive media,” pronounced Michael Accavitti, clamp boss of selling operations, American Honda Motor Co., Inc. “To have surfaced such a far-reaching organisation of foe in such a thorough, real-world analysis demonstrates that Honda versatility, value and fun are customary even in a many affordable model.”

“As gas prices and used-car prices continue to rise, a shootout like this acts as a beam for consumers looking to squeeze a new subcompact as an choice to a used vehicle,” pronounced Patrick Olsen, editor-in-chief of “In further to assured handling, a plain transmission, good prominence and unmatched practicality, a Honda Fit is only fun to expostulate and emerged as a transparent winner.”

Beyond this latest TODAY/MotorWeek shootout win, a 2012 Honda Fit is also an Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) TOP SAFETY PICK and perceived a 2012 Residual Value Award from ALG. The Fit surfaced a J.D. Power and Associates’ Initial Quality StudySM (IQS) for 2011 in a segment, and is a six-time leader of Car and Driver magazine’s “10Best Cars” award, carrying garnered this fame each year it has been on sale in a U.S. is an award-winning online end for automobile shoppers that offers information from consumers and experts to assistance buyers delineate opinions on what to buy, where to buy and how most to compensate for a car. Launched in Jun 1998, is a multiplication of Classified Ventures LLC, that is owned by heading media companies.

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