2018 Honda Fit Airbags, Safety Features, Safety Score

Honda Fit 2018

The model Fit came into existence on the roads of US in the
year 2007 with loads of praises for its versatile usage, firm
built and worth for money value as a subcompact vehicle. The
Fit is being reworked by its maker Honda to impress the buyers
with the model year 2018 bagging the same concept as its
predecessor. There is a huge upgradation over technology
especially the infotainment system and safety ensuing features
apart from the redesigned look and reframed suspension for
improved stability on roads. The freshly introduced Sport model
of the 2018 Fit is swaggering a more aggressive look to the Fit
along with rendering a spellbound ride performance and
comfort.

2018 Honda Fit Engine

The 2018 Honda Fit will be available in four trim levels,
namely LX, Sport, EX and EX-L. All the 2018 Honda Fit would be
powered by a naturally aspirated direct injected 1.5 liter DOHC
I-VTEC motor that generates an outcome of 130 horsepower and a
torque of 114 pound feet. This would be coupled with a CVT
automatic transmission or a six speed manual gearbox. The
estimated fuel economy is expected around 29 mpg in the city
and 36 mpg on the highways with the manual gearbox. However,
with the CVT automatic transmission, the fuel efficiency would
stand around 31 mpg in the city and 36 mpg on the highways.

2018 Honda Fit Exteriors

The front fascia of the 2018 Honda Fit would be beautified with
a broader grille with a chrome lining that shines a class
apart, the fog lamps surrounds and the reshaped central intake
opening. Even the rear lower bumper boasts a fresh design that
is circular and poky. Apart from these, the exteriors would
receive LED tail lights, as well as a power moon / sun roof.
The sport model gets a unique 16 inch black alloy wheels.

2018 Honda Fit Interiors

The interiors of the 2018 Fit will remain more or less same as
its predecessor. There would be heated leather seating in the
higher trims with various luxury approaches for finishing. The
versatile car would be offering 16.6 cubic feet of cargo volume
behind the rear seats which may be expanded to 52.7 feet with
the rear seats folded. The upgraded infotainment system would
flaunt a 7 inch touchscreen display with premium audio,
Bluetooth, HD Radio, Navigation, Apple CarPlay compatibility,
Android Auto compatibility, USB port and a 12 – volt power port
which is capable of delivering up to 180 watts of power.

2018 Honda Fit Safety Features

Honda will be introducing the Honda Sensing Suite in the Fit
for the model year 2018 which would include Lane Departure
Warning System, Lane Keeping Assist, Forward Collision Warning
System and Collision Mitigation Braking. Most of the safety
features have been presented as standard in the 2018 Fit.

How many airbags in 2018 Honda
Fit?

The Advanced Airbag System will comprise of Front airbags that
would inflate on impactful forward collision to protect the
head and chest of the driver and the front passenger; Side
airbags to protect the upper torso and pelvis of the driver and
the front passenger on an impactful side collision; and Side
Curtain airbags to protect the passengers on the outer seating
positions during a side impact or rollover.

Crash Test Rating – Safety Score?
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has awarded
the 2018 Honda Fit a five star overall rating along with a five
star rating for front and side impact tests but a four star
rating on the rollover testing.

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