Honda Fit: Charming Small Car

The Best by Honda - Honda Fit:

Popularly even known as Honda Jazz; Honda Fit is a vehicle with subcompact form in nature and is produced and marketed by Honda; a Japanese manufacturer since 2001 till present. At present in its second generation, the automobile was first launched in the year 2001 June. The two names that were adopted are “Jazz” and “Fit” which were used in countries like Oceania, Australia, Europe, Africa, Middle East and in America, China and Japan respectively.

High Recognition of Honda Fit:

The automobile has been globally marketed and has already been manufactured at eight countries in about ten plants which led to an increase in its sales by approximately 3.5 million since 2000 July. The vehicle seems to share the global platform of small cars of Hyundai along with other competitive manufacturer such as Freed Spike, Mobilio Spike, City, Mobilio, Freed and Airwave. In October 2012 and early 2011 Honda successfully launched gasoline electric hybrid version of the model Fit in Europe and Japan. An electric version in its limited production named by Hyundai as Fit EV had been successfully launched in July 2012 in U.S.A. The vehicle has been opted to be eligible for the World Challenge’s of SCCA held for touring B-spec class from the year 2012.

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Technical Characteristics of Honda Fit

Technical Characteristics of 2008 Honda Fit (US) produced by Honda (JP).

Body Type Hatchback 5 doors / 4 seats
Weight 1103 Kg
Length 3998 mm
Height 1524 mm
Wheelbase 2451 mm
Front Track 1455 mm
Rear Track 1450 mm
Ground Clearance n/a
Fuel Capacity 40 liters
Engine location front
Engine alignment transverse
Drive Wheels Front wheel drive
Steering rack & pinion PAS
Fuel Supply System Honda PGM-FI fuel injection
Max Power 110HP (81 kW) @ 5800 rpm
Max Torque 143Nm @ 4800 rpm
CO2 Emissions n/a
Engine Coolant water
Displacement 1497 cc
Bore 73 mm
Stroke 89 mm
Cam Design SOHC - Single Overhead Camshaft
Cylinders 4 INLINE
Valves per cylinder 4
Total Valves 16
Compression Ratio 10.4:1
Aspiration Normal
Front Brakes VeDi
Rear Brakes Dr-S
Standard Wheels n/a
Standard Tyres P175/65 R 14 81S / P175/65 R 14 81S
Suspension Front I.MS.ARB.
Suspension Rear TBAx.
Transmission manual
Number of gears 5
Acceleration 0-100 Km/h n/a
Acceleration 80-120 Km/h n/a
Top Speed n/a
City 12.5 l/100km
Road 6.8 l/100km
Mixt 8.9 l/100km