2018 Ford Fiesta vs 2018 Honda Fit

Red 2018 Ford Fiesta, VS Icon, and Red 2018 Honda Fit

Subcompact cars are a great choice for people on a tight budget or for those who are looking for a nimble and maneuverable car to ease in and out of the congestion of city traffic. A top choice for the subcompact segment is the Ford Fiesta, with its affordable price tag, stylish design, pleasing driving characteristics, high fuel economy, and many standard features. One of the Fiesta's competitors is the Honda Fit. See how they stack up in this 2018 Ford Fiesta vs 2018 Honda Fit comparison.

With its small size and low curb weight, the 2018 Fiesta boasts the nimbleness to easily maneuver in city traffic. It has a turning diameter of only 34.4 ft (10.49 m), compared to 35.1 ft (10.70 m) for the Fit. Steering and handling are also aided by the electric power-assisted steering and AdvanceTrac electronic stability control, which come standard for all Fiesta models. With its peppy engine choices (1.6L Ti-VCT I-4 and 1.6L EcoBoost I-4), the Fiesta delivers quick acceleration, as well as an estimated highway fuel economy of up to 37 mpg (15.7 km/L).

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2018 Ford Fiesta VS 2018 Honda Fit
34.4 ft (10.49 m) Turning Diameter 35.1 ft (10.70 m)
Available 911 Assist No
5 Seating Capacity 5
43.6" (110.7 cm) Front Legroom 41.4" (105.2 cm)

Advantages and Benefits of 2018 Ford Fiesta

Subcompacts are obviously not known for their spaciousness, but the 2018 Fiesta defies expectations with its surprisingly roomy interior. While both the Fiesta and Fit offer a 5-passenger seating capacity, the Fiesta has 43.6" (110.7 cm) of front legroom, compared to 41.4" (105.2 cm) for the Fit. The new Fiesta also offers tremendous value with its low price and a lengthy list of standard features. This includes a 12-volt powerpoint, Hill Start Assist, the Remote Keyless Entry System, solar tinted glass, and the SYNC infotainment system. The 2018 Fiesta also offers an available keyless entry keypad, a voice-activated navigation system, and the SYNC 3 infotainment system with a 6.5" (16.5 cm) color LCD capacitive touchscreen, 911 Assist, and AppLink.

If you live in Calgary or elsewhere in South Alberta and would like to get behind the wheel of the fun-to-drive and high-value 2018 Ford Fiesta, then come visit us at Marlborough Ford!


Black 2018 Ford Fiesta and Blue 2018 Ford Fiesta
Red 2018 Ford Fiesta Driving on a City Street
Dashboard and Black Front Seats of 2018 Ford Fiesta
Steering Wheel and Grey Front Seats of 2018 Ford Fiesta