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Engineering
  Fit Fit Sport
Engine Type In-Line 4-Cylinder In-Line 4-Cylinder
Engine Block/Cylinder Head Aluminum-Alloy Aluminum-Alloy
Displacement (cc) 1497 1497
Horsepower @ rpm (SAE net) 117 @ 6600 117 @ 6600
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm) 106 @ 4800 106 @ 4800
Redline (rpm) 6800 6800
Bore and Stroke (mm) 73 x 89.4 73 x 89.4
Compression Ratio 10.4 : 1 10.4 : 1
Valve Train 16-Valve SOHC i-VTEC® 16-Valve SOHC i-VTEC®
Multi-Point Fuel Injection Standard Standard
Drive-by-Wire Throttle System Standard Standard
Front-Wheel Drive Standard Standard
CARB Emissions Rating[1]  ULEV-2 ULEV-2
Direct Ignition System with Immobilizer Standard Standard
100K +/- Miles No Scheduled Tune-Ups[2]  Standard Standard
Transmissions
  Fit Fit Sport
5-Speed Manual Transmission Standard Standard
Gear Ratios: 1st: 3.308, 2nd: 1.870, 3rd: 1.303, 4th: 0.949, 5th: 0.727, Reverse: 3.308, Final Drive: 4.62    
5-Speed Automatic Transmission (available) Standard with Dual-Mode Paddle Shifter System
Gear Ratios: 1st: 2.996, 2nd: 1.679, 3rd: 1.067, 4th: 0.761, 5th: 0.552, Reverse: 1.957, Final Drive: 4.56    
Body/Suspension/Chassis
  Fit Fit Sport
Unit-Body Construction Standard Standard
MacPherson Strut Front Suspension Standard Standard
Torsion-Beam Rear Suspension Standard Standard
Stabilizer Bar (mm, front) 22.0 / NA 22.0 / 17.0
Electric Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion Steering (EPS) Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Turns, Lock-to-Lock 2.48 2.48
Steering Ratio 12.7 : 1 12.7 : 1
Turning Diameter, Curb-to-Curb (ft) 34.4 34.4
Power-Assisted Ventilated Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes (in, front/rear) 10.3 / 7.9 10.3 / 7.9
Wheels 15" with Full Covers 16" Alloy
All-Season Tires 175 / 65 R15 84S 185 / 55 R16 83H
Compact Spare Tire Standard Standard
Exterior Measurements
  Fit Fit Sport
Wheelbase (in) 98.4 98.4
Length (in) 161.6 161.6
Height (in) 60.0 60.0
Width (in) 66.7 66.7
Track (in, front/rear) 58.7 / 58.1 58.1 / 57.4
Curb Weight (lbs, MT/AT) 2489 / 2575 2520 / 2604
2534 / 2615 (Sport with Navi)
Weight Distribution (%, front/rear, MT) 62 / 38 62 / 38
Weight Distribution (%, front/rear, AT) 64 / 36 64 / 36
Interior Measurements
  Fit Fit Sport
Headroom (in, front/rear) 40.4 / 39.0 40.4 / 39.0
Legroom (in, front/rear) 41.3 / 34.5 41.3 / 34.5
Shoulder Room (in, front/rear) 52.7 / 51.3 52.7 / 51.3
Hiproom (in, front/rear) 51.5 / 51.3 51.5 / 51.3
Cargo Volume (cu ft, seat up/down) 20.6 / 57.3 20.6 / 57.3
Passenger Volume (cu ft) 90.8 90.8
Seating Capacity 5 5
EPA Mileage Estimates[3] / Fuel
  Fit Fit Sport
5-Speed Manual (City/Highway/Combined) 27/33/29 27/33/29
5-Speed Automatic (City/Highway/Combined) 28/35/31 27/33/30
Crankcase (qt) 4.4 4.4
Coolant System (qt) 5.1 5.1
Fuel (gal) 10.6 10.6
Required Fuel Regular Unleaded Regular Unleaded
Safety
  Fit Fit Sport
3-Point Seat Belts at all Seating Positions Standard Standard
Front 3-Point Seat Belts with Automatic Tensioning System Standard Standard
Adjustable Front Seat Belt Anchors Standard Standard
Driver's and Front Passenger's Seat Belt Reminder Standard Standard
Dual-Stage, Dual-Threshold Front Airbags (SRS) Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags with Passenger-Side Occupant Position Detection System (OPDS) Standard Standard
Side Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
Driver's and Front Passenger's Active Head Restraints Standard Standard
Advanced Compatibility Engineering (ACE) Body Structure Standard Standard
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) Standard Standard
Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD) Standard Standard
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA®) with Traction Control   with Navigation
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)[4]  Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights (DRL) Standard Standard
Side-Impact Door Beams Standard Standard
Outboard Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren (LATCH) Standard Standard
Child-Proof Rear Door Locks Standard Standard
Exterior Features
  Fit Fit Sport
Roof-Mounted Antenna Standard Standard
Security System with Remote Entry   Standard
Body-Colored Folding Power Side Mirrors Black Standard
2-Speed/Intermittent Windshield Wipers Standard Standard
Rear Window Wiper/Washer Standard Standard
Impact-Absorbing Body-Colored Bumpers Standard Standard
Fog Lights   Standard
Multi-Reflector Halogen Headlights with Dark Gray Bezels with Tinted Chrome Bezels
Body-Colored Underbody Kit   Standard
Body-Colored Rear Roofline Spoiler   Standard
Chrome Exhaust Finisher   Standard
Tinted Glass Standard Standard
Body-Colored Door Handles Standard Standard
Comfort & Convenience
  Fit Fit Sport
Air Conditioning with Air-Filtration System Standard Standard
Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System with Voice Recognition[5]    Available
Power Windows with Auto-Up/Down Driver's Window Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Cruise Control   Standard
Perforated Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel   Standard
Steering Wheel-Mounted Paddle Shifters   5AT only
Tilt and Telescopic Steering Column Standard Standard
Illuminated Steering Wheel-Mounted Controls   Standard
Beverage Holders (10 total) Standard Standard
Door-Pocket Storage Bins, Front Standard Standard
Passenger-Side Seatback Pocket Standard Standard
Headlights-On Reminder Standard Standard
Driver's and Front Passenger's Vanity Mirrors Standard Standard
Map Lights   Standard
12-Volt Power Outlet Standard Standard
Cargo Area Tie-Down Anchors Two Four
Cargo Area Bag Hooks Standard Standard
Cargo Area Storage Pocket Standard Standard
Rear Window Defroster Standard Standard
Cargo Area Light Standard Standard
Seating
  Fit Fit Sport
Reclining Front Seatbacks Standard Standard
Adjustable Head Restraints Standard Standard
60/40 Split 2nd-Row Magic Seat® with Underseat Storage Compartment Standard Standard
Audio Systems
  Fit Fit Sport
160-Watt AM/FM/CD Audio System with 4 Speakers with 6 Speakers
Radio Data System (RDS) Standard without Navigation
MP3/Windows Media® Audio (WMA) Playback Capability[6]  Standard Standard
MP3/Auxiliary Input Jack Standard Standard
USB Audio Interface[7]    Standard
CD Text Display Capability Standard Standard
Digital Audio-Card Reader   with Navigation
Speed-Sensitive Volume Control (SVC) Standard Standard
Instrumentation
  Fit Fit Sport
Multi-Information Display (MID) Standard Standard
Maintenance Minder System Standard Standard
Blue Backlit Gauges Standard Standard
Tachometer Standard Standard
Sport-Mode Gear Indicator   5AT only
Digital Odometer and Trip Meter Standard Standard
Fuel and Coolant Temperature Indicators Standard Standard
Current Fuel Consumption Indicator Standard Standard
Average Fuel Consumption Indicator Standard Standard
Door-Open Indicator Standard Standard
Low-Fuel and Low-Oil Pressure Indicators Standard Standard
Passenger-Side Side Airbag-Off Indicator Standard Standard
Front Passenger Airbag-Off Indicator Standard Standard
 
[1]  ULEV-2 rated by California Air Resources Board (CARB).
[2]  Does not apply to fluid and filter changes. May vary with driving conditions. See your owner's manual for more details.
[3]  Based on 2009 EPA mileage estimates, reflecting new EPA fuel economy methods beginning with 2008 models. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.
[4]  For optimal tire wear and performance, tire pressure should be checked regularly with a gauge. Do not rely solely on the monitor system. See your local Honda dealer for details.
[5]  The Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System is available on Sport models in the United States, except Alaska. See your Honda dealer for details.
[6]  Windows Media® is a trademark or registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.
[7]  The USB Audio Interface is used for direct connection to and control of some current digital audio players and other USB devices that contain MP3, WMA or AAC music files. Some USB devices with security software and digital rights-protected files may not work. Please see your Honda dealer for details.