For 2018, the Honda Fit got a small refresh that consisted of new front and rear fascias, new grilles, and upgraded wheels. On top of the makeover, it likewise acquired a new Sport trim that included a touch of sportiness to this small hatchback. For 2019, we anticipate no significant changes to the Fit.
In regards to appearances, we anticipate the 2019 Fit to be a carryover, as there are no visual changes of note in the works. We likewise anticipate the Fit’s interior to stay the like well. If you’re counting the days up until a totally revamped Fit strikes display rooms, you’ll need to wait a minimum of another model year, as we do not anticipate a redesign up until 2020 at the earliest.
With the appearances staying the exact same within and out, we do not anticipate to see any huge changes to the Fit’s basic features. If this shows real, try to find it to continue with 15-inch wheels, a rearview cam, cooling, cruise control, a tilt-and-telescoping wheel, a 5-inch display screen, and a four-speaker audio system as its basic features.
Under its hood, we anticipate no changes, so anticipate the 2019 Fit to continue with its 1.5-liter four-cylinder that produces 128 to 130 horse power and 113 to 114 pound-feet of torque– the lower numbers are with the optional continually variable transmission. As in the past, we anticipate a six-speed handbook to come requirement.
In IIHS screening, the present Honda Fit got “Good” scores in all the crash evaluates it’s finished. Nevertheless, it is not an IIHS Top Safety Pick due to the fact that the institute has actually not checked it in the needed small-overlap situation. Even if it does get a “Good” score in the staying test, which is a difficult achievement for a subcompact car, it still can not arrive Safety Pick+ top due to the fact that of its “Poor” headlight score. The greatest score it can get is simply Top Safety Pick.
The 2019 Fit’s main release date is not offered yet, however we anticipate to see it in the summertime of 2018. Considering that there are no changes in shop, we anticipate the 2019 Fit to stay near to the existing model’s MSRP variety of $17,880 to $21,410 (location charges consisted of). Secret rivals to the Fit consist of the Nissan Versa Note, the Chevrolet Sonic, and the Ford Fiesta.