For 2018, the Honda Fit got a slight refresh that included new front and rear fascias, new grilles, and updated wheels. On top of the makeover, it also gained a new Sport trim 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 till a totally revamped Fit strikes showrooms, you’ll need to wait a minimum of another model year, as we don’t expect a redesign till 2020 at the earliest.
With the appearances staying the exact same inside and out, we do not anticipate to see any big changes to the Fit’s standard features. If this shows true, search for it to continue with 15-inch wheels, a rearview video camera, a/c, 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 expect 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 continually variable transmission. As in the past, we expect a six-speed handbook to come standard.
In IIHS screening, the present Honda Fit received “Good” scores in all the crash tests it’s finished. Nevertheless, it is not an IIHS Top Safety Pick because the institute has actually not evaluated it in the required small-overlap circumstance. Even if it does receive a “Good” ranking in the staying test, which is a tough achievement for a subcompact car, it still can not reach the Top Safety Pick+ top due to the fact that of its “Poor” headlight score. The highest rating it can get is simply Top Safety Pick.
2019 Honda Fit Pricing & Release Date
The 2019 Fit’s official release date is not readily available yet, however we anticipate to see it in the summertime of 2018. Since there are no changes in store, we anticipate the 2019 Fit to stay close to the current model’s MSRP range of $17,880 to $21,410 (location fees consisted of). Key competitors to the Fit consist of the Nissan Versa Note, the Chevrolet Sonic, and the Ford Fiesta.