Battle of the Fittest- The 2018 Honda Fit in Clear Lake vs. Toyota Yaris

When it comes to comfort, style, and fantastic fuel economy, the Fit doesn’t disappoint. With all of these incredible features, what more could you ask for in a compact? Keep reading and learn how driving a Fit from Honda of Clear Lake can benefit you more than if you were to drive a Toyota Yaris.


Fantastic Fuel Economy


A better fuel economy makes for a better environment and driving experience. You reduce emissions and save money at the same time; who doesn’t like that? With 33 city and 40 highway MPG*, you get a massive advantage over the Yaris which only gets 30 city and 35 highway MPG*. As far as emissions go, the Honda Fit comes in first with EPA certification as an “Ultra Low Emissions Vehicle (ULEV),” to even a “Super Ultra Low Emissions Vehicle (SULEV).” Yaris is only certified as a ULEV.


More Comfortable


When those long road trips come around, comfort matters to everyone in the cabin, and the Honda Fit doesn’t disappoint. Having 11 cubic feet more passenger volume than the Yaris, while also supplying 16 cubic feet of cargo space, so there’s room for everyone and their gear. A couple of more amenities include a telescoping steering wheel that allows the driver to sit further from the wheel while maintaining a comfortable distance from the pedal and heated front seats in the EX-L model to give you that nice, warm feeling on cold days.


More Powerful


Whether you’re into automatic or manual transmissions, the Honda Fit has both options for everyone! With a four-cylinder engine that can crank out 130-horsepower, you’ll forget that you’re in a fuel-efficient vehicle. This power gives the Fit an advantage over the Yaris by more than just a few miles. When tested along the distance of one-quarter mile, the Honda Fit reached 84 MPH with the automatic transmission and 86.4 MPH with the manual. That’s about 6.5 miles faster than the Yaris for both transmissions.


Want to know more about the 2018 Honda Fit in Clear Lake? Come on down to Honda of Clear Lake and test-drive your dream car, today!



*Based on 2017 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.