2013 Honda Fit EV First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2013 Honda Fit EV - Road Test Specs

2013 Honda Fit EV Hatchback

(0-cyl. Electric 1-speed Direct Drive)


Year Make Model2013 Honda Fit EV 4dr Hatchback (electric motor, DD)
Vehicle TypeFWD 4dr 5-passenger Hatchback
Estimated MSRP$37,415 (not sold -- 3-year lease only @ $389/month)
Assembly locationTochigi, Japan


ConfigurationTransverse, front-mounted electric motor, front-wheel drive
Engine typeAC synchronous electric motor
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)123 @ 3,500
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)189 @ 0
Fuel typeElectricity
Electric motor rating (kW)92
Battery typeLithium-Ion
Battery capacity, rated (kW-hr)20
Plug-in type (110v/220v)Level 1 (120V) or Level 2 (240V) via SAE standard plug
Charge time (hours @ 110v/220v)15/3
Plug-in driving range, mfr. claim (mi.)82
Transmission typeCoaxial single-speed direct drive


Suspension, frontIndependent MacPherson struts, coil springs, twin-tube dampers, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearIndependent multilink, coil springs, twin-tube dampers, stabilizer bar
Steering typeElectric-assist, speed-proportional, rack-and-pinion steering
Tire make and modelMichelin Energy Saver A/S
Tire typeAll-season, low rolling resistance
Tire size185/60R15 86H
Wheel size15-by-6 inches front and rear
Wheel materialCast aluminum
Brakes, front11.1-inch ventilated cast-iron discs with single-piston sliding calipers
Brakes, rear8.7-inch drums

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)9.5 (IL estimate)

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)132 city/105 highway/ 118 combined MPGe

Audio and Advanced Technology

Stereo descriptionAM/FM/CD/MP3 with 6 speakers and 160 watts
iPod/digital media compatibilityStandard iPod via USB jack, USB stick, Aux jack, Bluetooth streaming audio
Satellite radioNot available
Hard-drive music storage capacity (Gb)Not available
Rear seat video and entertainmentNot available
Bluetooth phone connectivityStandard
Navigation systemStandard with traffic
Telematics (OnStar, etc.)Not available
Smart entry/StartNot available
Parking aidsStandard back-up camera
Blind-spot detectionNot available
Adaptive cruise controlNot available
Lane-departure monitoringNot available
Collision warning/avoidanceNot available
Night VisionNot available
Driver coaching displayStandard

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)3,252
Length (in.)162
Width (in.)67.7
Height (in.)62.2
Wheelbase (in.)98.4
Track, front (in.)58.5
Track, rear (in.)57.6
Legroom, front (in.)41.3
Legroom, rear (in.)35.2
Headroom, front (in.)40.4
Headroom, rear (in.)37.3
Shoulder room, front (in.)52.7
Shoulder room, rear (in.)51.1
Seating capacity5
Trunk volume (cu-ft)12
Max cargo volume behind 1st row (cu-ft)49.4


Bumper-to-bumper3 years/36,000 miles
Powertrain5 years/60,000 miles
Corrosion5 years/unlimited miles
Roadside assistance3 years/36,000 miles
Free scheduled maintenance3 years/36,000 miles
Hybrid/batteryLease duration

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