Honda Automobiles: Honda Fit Wins Two "Best Cars For The Money" Awards From U.S. News & World Report

Posted on 21. Feb, 2013 by in Honda Canada

The 2013 Honda Fit has won dual U.S. News World Report “Best Cars for a Money” awards. The highly-versatile and fun-to-drive Fit was named “Best Subcompact for a Money” and “Best Hatchback for a Money” among 2013 vehicles sole in a United States.

“The Fit brings law to a judgment that large things can come in tiny packages,” pronounced Mike Accavitti, clamp boss of inhabitant selling operations, American Honda Motor Co., Inc. “With an amazingly ample interior, poignant styling, good pushing dynamics and industry-leading Honda quality, Fit proves that tiny cars can yield value good over their size.”

The “Best Cars for a Money” methodology combines peculiarity and value information into a mixed score. Within any of 21 endowment categories, a automobile with a top measure is named a “Best Car for a Money” in that category. Quality is totalled by a altogether measure a automobile achieved in a U.S. News automobile rankings during a time a awards are published. The rankings, updated monthly during, review cars on a basement of safety, trustworthiness and a accord of attention experts’ opinions. Value is totalled by a mixed of a vehicle’s five-year sum cost of tenure and a normal cost paid for a automobile during a time a awards are published.

Winner of mixed attention awards due to a class-leading reserve scores, fuel economy ratings, versatility, residual value and altogether excellence, a Honda Fit has built a constant following over 7 years and dual generations. The 2013 Honda Fit warranted a TOP SAFETY PICK rating from a Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), perceived a 2013 Residual Value Award from ALG and a 2013 Best Resale Value Award from; was famous as a “greener choice of 2013” by a American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE); and Fit is a seven-time Car and Driver repository “10Best Cars” endowment winner.

Though a Fit has an altogether extraneous length of only 161.6 inches, a surprisingly ample and versatile interior provides an considerable 90.8 cubic feet of newcomer volume. There’s gentle seating for adult to 5 passengers, and behind a back seats, there’s 20.6 cubic feet of storage space – many some-more than you’d find in a standard sedan.

For extended versatility, a disdainful 60/40 separate back Magic Seat® offers mixed seating and cargo-carrying configurations. With a one-motion dive-down functionality, it can overlay prosaic into a building to yield a limit 57.3 cu-ft. of back load volume. Compared to any other automobile in a subcompact class, a five-passenger Fit provides a lowest, flattest load building and a many load volume. The Fit’s interior so can simply be converted to tall-object mode or long-object mode formed on a figure of a cargo.

Standard comfort and preference facilities embody atmosphere conditioning, journey control, remote entry, a 160-watt AM/FM/CD audio complement with 4 speakers, a USB audio interface3, an auxiliary audio submit jack, MP3/WMA playback capability, Radio Data System (RDS), energy windows, energy mirrors, energy doorway thatch and a confidence system.

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