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Pros: Honda FIT
Advice: Excellent Car to ownedGood Car
Pros: looks, interior room, mpg champ, etc.......
Cons: no driver's seat height adjustment
Advice: Watch out for dealer mark-up due to high demand.I just purchased this car last night and I love it!! The great gas mileage and interior room is tremendous. And for a little 117hp car, it's fun to drive. It's a great car inside and out. Just watch out for dealer mark-ups on it because demand, at least in the new england area is high. So be aware and be patient. Way to go, Honda!!
Pros: Paddle Shifters
Cons: How about an armrest? or a lumbar support?
Advice: Don't hesitate! This is the best vehicle for the money. Period!SPORT AUTOMATIC OWNERS PLEASE READ! I have the 5AT SPORT with PADDLE SHIFTERS. I noticed some gear hunting while using cruise control on the highway (some blogs also mention this). If you put the tranny in Sport mode and select fifth gear the automatic will stay put. Makes for a more pleasant ride. The FIT is the simply the best 5-door vehicle you can buy. Roomy, sporty, reliable, efficient, and it's a Honda! Mine is one year old with 11K miles. Per Kelly Blue Book, I could sell mine today for more than I bought it for!
Pros: Paddle Shifters / Lightning quick electric assist Power Steering
Cons: No Drivers Armrest ( E-Bay has them).
Advice: I am 54 years old and I am overwhelmed by the total package. It Fits in Every Way!Can you say Go-Cart on Steroids? My little Red Rocket is positively the most FUN vehicle I have ever driven. I have let about ten of my friends drive it and every time I notice the same thing happen. After about 5 minutes driving it they stop talking to me. Whether on curvy back roads or Interstate makes no difference. They have Bonded with this machine and are wondering how the cute, boxy little piece of art can possibly do everything so darn well. They are at the same time trying to figure out what it will take for them to get one too. Good things come to those who wait. You've waited long enough.
Pros: the seats
Cons: SMALL TANK
Advice: test drive on the highway or interstateI've had it for one month now and put on 2700 miles. Very comfortable drive and great sound system on the SPORT model. Great gas mileage! Only draw back is the small gas tank (10.9 gal.). Good suspension and handling with fun at the shifting padels on the steering wheel. Can store and carry a lot of stuff with the different seat configurations. 'BIGGER THAN IT LOOKS'!
Pros: Cruise Control on Manual Trans. / MP3 Aux.
Cons: Lack of armrest / No auto headlights
Advice: Test Drive it and fall in love w/ it!!!!! You won't regret!This car is incredible! Def go w/ the 'Sport' model. It is well worth the extra few $$. Compared it w/ the Yaris and it smoked it. Have not driven it on a long trip yet, but have been comfortable on all my trips (longest being over an hour at one time). Has every feature you could want in a compact. Handles great and has excellent gas mileage. I went from spending $65 every fill-up on a Durango to spending almost $26 on the Fit, and getting many more miles out of it. With good acceleration techniques, you should get the MPG listed for the vehicle.
Pros: Handling, gas mileage
Cons: Hard to think of anything, actually. Lack of armrests?
Advice: Get the sport. The details are worth the slightly higher price.One word: Zippy!