The 2015 Honda FIT or in numerous country called JAZZ has officially revealed at the 2014 Los Angles International Auto Show last January. This model get an upgraded power and performance as well as extra effective fuel consumption and lower CO2 emission than the current model. Most up-to-date news say that this model will probably be released to the US market in April 14 with starting price of $15,525 for LX trim level.
The body design and style of new FIT is sleeker and more aggressive than the prior model. This model get new big front grill plus a slimmer headlights, rear reflectors and LED taillights. The all round length has been shrunk by 1.6-inches but the vehicle width is elevated by 0.3-inch and 1.2-inch stretch in wheelbase. Now Fit has 160 inches length, 67 inches height and 99.6 inches wheelbase. This model will stand on 16-inch alloy wheels.
With the extended wheelbase, FIT gains almost 5 cubic feet of passenger space, rear seat passengers legroom enhance by 4.8-inches and 52.7 cubic feet of cargo space by folded the rear seat. Display Audio touchscreen interface and leather seating (EX-L models) will improve the premium feel of interior.
2015 Honda Fit Specs
The normal FIT’s characteristics will incorporate auto on-off headlights, LED brake lights, Bluetooth®6 HandsFreeLink® as well as a center storage console with armrest. Things for instance Smart Entry Push Button Start, a one-touch operated moonroof, 7-inch touchscreen Display Audio7 with next-generation HondaLink and heated leather seats are out there for the very first time in Fit. The standard FIT’s safety features will incorporate Stability AssistTM (VSA®) with traction control, side curtain airbags with rollover sensor, Electronic Brake Distribution, Brake Assist, and Honda’s next-generation Sophisticated Compatibility Engineering™ body structure. Regular drive-assistive featured multi-angle rearview camera with suggestions and expanded view driver’s mirror and Honda LaneWatch™ display.
Below the hood, Fit/Jazz is powered by 1.5-Liter i-VTEC Four-Cylinder DOHC direct injection engine producing 130 horsepower (97 kW) at 6500 rpm and 114 lb-ft (154 Nm) of torque at 4600 rpm. 2015 Honda FIT engine mated with six-speed manual transmission with fuel consumption 29 mpg city / 37 mpg highway / 32 combined. There is also a option of Constantly Variable Transmission (CVT) will fuel consumption rated at 33 mpg city / 41 highway / 36 combined. As pointed out above, 2015 Honda FIT will begin goes on sale for United States market on April 14, 2014. Price with manual trans is start from $15,525 for LX trim, $17,435 for Fit EX and $19,800 for EX-L. For optional CVT model, LX and EX will get extra charge of $800 and $1000 for EX-L.