Honda Automobiles: Zipcar Announces New ONE>WAY Service Featuring Spacious and Versatile 2015 Honda Fit

Posted on 07. Jun, 2014 by in Honda Canada

Zipcar, a world’s heading car pity company, now announced “Zipcar ONEWAY,” a new use that will capacitate members to take point-to-point trips within cities, and to and from name airfield locations. The new service, now being tested and slated to launch in name markets after this year, will exclusively underline a Honda Fit, a fun-to-drive, fuel-efficient and versatile subcompact that is tiny adequate to zip in and around cities, nonetheless vast adequate to absolutely fit adult to 5 people and their gear. Honda’s purpose in a Zipcar ONEWAY use continues a prolonged bequest in car pity dating behind to a introduction of a Intelligent Community Vehicle System (ICVS) judgment in 1994.

The new Zipcar ONEWAY use will capacitate members to haven and collect adult a Honda Fit Zipcar during a designated plcae and dump it off during another with a guaranteed parking spot. Zipcar’s new use not usually advantages members by increasing flexibility, though also helps revoke overload in cities as members are not encircling a retard acid for parking. Zipcar ONEWAY, sum with a company’s industry-leading round-trip model, will offer members a many extensive mobility choice available.

“Our ONEWAY use blends a best of Zipcar – guaranteed parking and allege reservations – with a best of a one-way indication – impetuosity and a leisure to leave a car in a opposite location,” pronounced Zipcar President Kaye Ceille. “Zipcar ONEWAY, sum with a tellurian swift of some-more than 10,000 vehicles with 30 opposite creates and models, offers members a many options, a many coherence and a largest tellurian network of any mobility provider.”

The all-new 2015 Honda Fit has turn even some-more of a standout choice in a subcompact shred with a small-on-the-outside extraneous and big-on-the-inside interior newcomer and load space. Available by Zipcar ONEWAY this fall, a 2015 Fit comforts a uninformed and complicated design, a absolute and fit engine, and a rarely versatile interior installed with customary apparatus essential for civic pushing like a rear-view camera and Bluetooth® hands-free connectivity. The surprisingly plenty 2015 Fit interior provides an considerable 95.7 cubic feet of newcomer volume with gentle seating for adult to 5 passengers with plenty storage space behind a back seats.

For extended versatility, a Fit is versed with a Honda-exclusive 60/40 separate back Magic Seat® that offers mixed seating and cargo-carrying configurations to accommodate prolonged apparatus adult to 8 feet prolonged or high apparatus like plants. With a one-motion dive-down functionality, it can overlay prosaic into a building to yield scarcely 53 cu-ft. of back load volume. That’s some-more load area than a normal SUV, charity adequate space to concede for 10 carry-on sized suitcases. On tip of a higher load capabilities, a 2015 Fit is a difficulty personality in fuel potency with an EPA fuel-economy rating1 of 33/41/36 for a LX trim with a new Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT).

“Created for civic mobility, a Fit subcompact and Zipcar ONEWAY use will offer Zipsters a best of tolerable city travel in a functional, stylish and fuel fit package,” pronounced Steven Center, clamp boss of a Environmental Business Development Office during American Honda. “Honda has prolonged been concerned in a car pity industry, and we trust that this module will assistance revoke emissions and city overload while providing a new turn of leisure and preference to customers.”

“This multiple of roominess, coherence and fuel potency creates a Fit a ideal fit for a ONEWAY service,” continued Ceille. “With this initiative, we build on a prolonged and successful attribute with Honda, whose care in sustainability and rendezvous with a car pity attention during a past decade have helped accelerate a expansion of a car pity category.”

For some-more than a decade members have devoted Zipcar for a accumulation of round-trips, from a typical (grocery store runs) to a unusual (weddings). With a launch of Zipcar ONEWAY, members will shortly have some-more coherence in a forms of trips they can take.  More information on a partnership and Zipcar ONEWAY is accessible around a web during www.zipcar.com/oneway.

About Zipcar
Zipcar, a world’s heading car pity network, has operations in civic areas and college campuses via a United States, Canada, a United Kingdom, Spain and Austria. Zipcar offers some-more than 30 creates and models of self-service vehicles by a hour or day to residents and businesses looking for smart, elementary and accessible solutions to their civic and campus travel needs. Zipcar is a auxiliary of Avis Budget Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: CAR), a heading tellurian provider of car let services. More information is accessible during www.zipcar.com

About Honda
Honda offers a finish lineup of fuel-efficient cars and trucks by a network of some-more than 1,000 dealerships in a United States. Honda has some-more than 30 years of knowledge producing automobiles in a region, that began with a Accord in Marysville, Ohio, in Nov 1982. Having constructed scarcely 27 million vehicles in North America by 2013 regulating domestic and globally sourced parts, Honda now operates 15 vital prolongation comforts in North America, producing a far-reaching operation of Honda automobiles, all-terrain vehicles, energy apparatus products, engines and transmissions. The 2015 Fit will be made for a initial time in North America during a new Honda plant in Celaya, Mexico. With a introduction of a new prolongation trickery in Mexico, Honda’s North American car prolongation comforts will have a sum annual ability of 1.92 million units, with a capability to make vehicles in all product segments, from subcompacts to light lorry models.

1 Based on 2015 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison functions only. Your tangible mileage will change depending pushing conditions, how a car is driven and maintained, and other factors.

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