2014 Detroit Auto ShowJust the Facts:
- The redesigned 2015 Honda Fit, which will be more fuel efficient and spacious, is set for an unveiling at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show.
- Honda said the subcompact Fit will "showcase significant advancements."
- The third-generation Fit will feature a new platform and the automaker's Earth Dreams Technology powertrain.
Honda said the subcompact Fit will "showcase significant advancements."
The third-generation Fit will feature a new platform and the automaker's Earth Dreams Technology powertrain. Honda did not release technical specifications, but the 2015 Fit is expected to be equipped with a 1.5-liter inline four-cylinder engine.
"The 2015 Fit builds on the current model's innovative packaging, flexible cargo capability and fun-to-drive character with spirited new styling, an even more spacious and refined interior packed with leading-edge connected car technologies," Honda said in a statement on Thursday.
The Fit will also "offer enhanced fuel-efficiency and performance," Honda noted.
The 2013 Fit with the 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine and five-speed manual transmission returns 27 mpg in city driving and 33 mpg on the highway, according to the EPA.
The 2015 Fit debuts on January 13.
Edmunds says: The 2015 Honda Fit, which is expected to go on sale next year, promises to be practical, inexpensive and fun to drive.