For 2018, the Honda Fit received a small refresh that included new front and rear fascias, new grilles, and upgraded wheels. On top of the make over, it also gained a new Sport cut that added a touch of sportiness to this small hatchback. For 2019, we expect no major changes to the Fit.
2019 Honda Fit Design
In terms of 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 remain the same as well. If you’re counting the days until a completely redesigned Fit strikes showrooms, you’ll have to wait a minimum of another model year, as we do not anticipate a redesign till 2020 at the earliest.
With the looks remaining the exact same within and out, we do not anticipate to see any big changes to the Fit’s basic features. If this proves real, look for it to continue with 15-inch wheels, a rearview electronic camera, air conditioning, cruise control, a tilt-and-telescoping wheel, a 5-inch display screen, and a four-speaker audio system as its standard features.
2019 Honda Fit Engine
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 horsepower and 113 to 114 pound-feet of torque– the lower numbers are with the optional constantly variable transmission. As previously, we anticipate a six-speed handbook to come requirement.
In IIHS screening, the current Honda Fit received “Good” rankings in all the crash checks it’s completed. Nevertheless, it is not an IIHS Top Safety Pick due to the fact that the institute has not tested it in the required small-overlap circumstance. Even if it does get a “Good” rating in the staying test, which is a hard accomplishment for a subcompact car, it still can not arrive Safety Pick+ top because of its “Poor” headlight ranking. The greatest score it can get is just Top Safety Pick.
2019 Honda Fit Pricing & Release Date
The 2019 Fit’s main release date is not offered yet, however we expect to see it in the summer of 2018. Considering that there are no changes in shop, we expect the 2019 Fit to remain near the current model’s MSRP range of $17,880 to $21,410 (location costs included). Secret competitors to the Fit include the Nissan Versa Note, the Chevrolet Sonic, and the Ford Fiesta.