2017 Honda Fit

The 2016 Honda Fit is a smartly designed subcompact hatchback that offers remarkable fuel economy and generous interior space for passengers and cargo. It also delivers many high tech features for drivers in and around the Chicagoland area. All of makes the 2016 Fit one of the most compelling small cars around right now.

Current Model

Honda FitThe current 2016 Honda Fit is powered by a 1.5L four-cylinder good for up to 130 hp. The Fit is offered with a six speed manual (6MT) or a continuously variable transmission (CVT). In the LX trim level, the CVT model can achieve up to 33 mpg city/41 mpg highway/36 mpg* combined based on EPA estimates. The Fit also gets important features like Bluetooth connectivity, a rearview camera, an iPod/USB interface, and more all standard.

One of the most distinctive features of the latest Honda Fit is the Magic Seat, which provides quick, easy, split-folding action in back, so you can take advantage of the space with many combinations of passengers and cargo. The Fit can carry up to 16.6 cubic feet of cargo space behind the rear seats and 52.7 cubic feet of cargo space with the seats down.


Honda FitWhat are the experts saying about the Fit? Take a look at some of the highlights from recent reviews below.

  • Edmunds.com: Edmunds awarded the 2016 Honda Fit an A rating, praising the vehicle for, “unmatched small car versatility thanks to unique rear seat design; high fuel economy; spacious seating and cargo area; excellent visibility” They also note that, “An amazingly accommodating cabin, strong fuel economy and competitive features establish the 2016 Honda Fit as a top choice in the subcompact car segment.”
  • Kelley Blue Book: “The Honda Fit 5-door hatchback is a great pick for two groups,” writes Keith Buglewicz for Kelley Blue Book. “First, there are off-to-college youngsters who want an affordable, efficient and reliable car with all the modern connectivity features found in more expensive cars. Then there are empty-nesters looking to downsize without compromising rear-seat or cargo room.”
  • The Car Connection: “The Fit sets the benchmarks for interior space, utility, and safety for small hatchbacks,” writes Marty Padgett at The Car Connection.
  • Cars.com: Kelsey Mays writes at Cars.com that, “With the 2016 Fit, Honda has concocted an elixir of most things small-car shoppers want, and the results are mighty desirable. If you’re shopping for an entry-level car, make sure to fit the Fit onto your list.”

Future Models

Honda FitThe Honda Fit received a major refresh for the 2015 model year, and according to Autonews.com, the Honda Fit will likely get a refresh in 2018. This could include minor changes, but they caution against expecting any huge shifts in design.



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Drive the Fit Today

Find the 2016 Honda Fit here at Community Honda of Orland Park. We’re located at 8340 W. 159th St. in Orland Park, IL so visit us today if you want to learn more about this smart little hatchback from Honda!

*Based on 2016 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.