Honda Fit vs. FIAT 500

Crystal Black Pearl
VS
Granito Gray

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$14,325 - $16,508
$12,984 - $15,699

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.69 / 5
75 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
128 - 130 hp
135 hp

Engine Type

Engine Type
1.5L 16
1.4L I4 MultiAir Turbo

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Not Available
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Not Available
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.4 in.
40.7 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.5 in.
37.6 - 38.9 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
39.3 in.
31.7 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.5 in.
35.6 in.

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Not Available
Optional

Climate Control

Climate Control
Not Available
Optional

Navigation System

Navigation System
Not Available
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
5
4

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional
Not Available

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
99.6 in.
90.6 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
35.1 ft.
30.6 ft.

Length

Length
161.4 in.
139.6 in.

Width

Width
67 in.
64.1 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
2522 - 2577 .lbs
2366 - 2437 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
128 - 130 hp
135 hp

Torque

Torque
113 - 114 ft. lbs.
150 ft. lbs.

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
10.6 gal.
10.5 gal.

Combined

Combined
15 - 18 mpg
14 - 17 mpg

City

City
29 mpg
28 mpg

Highway

Highway
36 mpg
33 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Not Available
Optional

Safety Features

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Honda Fit
FIAT 500

Body Style

Body Style
Hatchback
Hatchback

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Small Station Wagon
Minicompact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
4

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
95.7 ft³.
75.5 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
2522 - 2577 lbs.
2366 - 2437 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
31 - 36 mpg.
30 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
29 - 33 mpg.
28 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
36 - 40 mpg.
33 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4

Displacement

Displacement
1.5 L/91
1.4 L/83

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Sequential MPI

Trans Type

Trans Type
1 - 6
5 - 6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
CVT w/OD - Manual w/OD
Automatic w/OD - Manual w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.53 - 0.41 - 3.46
3.91 - 4.04

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.87
2.24 - 2.37

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.24
1.52 - 1.56

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.95
1.16

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.81
0.85 - 0.87

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.73
0.67

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.71 - 3.31
3.19 - 3.91

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.62 - 5.44
3.35 - 3.50

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
4.9 - 5.7
5.9

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam
Torsion Beam

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Torsion Beam
Torsion Beam

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P185/60TR15
P195/45HR16

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P185/60TR15
P195/45HR16

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Not Available

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
15 X 5.5 - 16 X 6 in.
16 X 6.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
15 X 5.5 - 16 X 6 in.
16 X 6.5 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Not Available

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Not Available

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
35.1 ft.
30.6 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
Front Disc/Rear Drum
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10.3 in.
11.1 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
7.9 in.
9.4 in.

Drum - Rear

Drum - Rear
Yes
Not Available

Rear Drum Diam x Width

Rear Drum Diam x Width
7.9 in.
Not Available

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
10.6 gal.
10.5 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.5 in.
37.6 - 38.9 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.4 in.
40.7 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
54.8 in.
49.4 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
51.5 in.
47.9 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.5 in.
35.6 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
39.3 in.
31.7 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
52.6 in.
46.4 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
45.1 in.
42.6 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
99.6 in.
90.6 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
161.4 in.
139.6 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
67 in.
64.1 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
60 in.
59.8 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
58.3 in.
55.4 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
58 in.
55 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
4.4 in.
4.1 in.

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
16.6 ft³.
9.5 ft³.

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
52.7 ft³.
30.1 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
Fit
500

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Subcompact
Subcompact

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Hatchback
Hatchback

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
1.5
1.4

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
SOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
iron

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
4

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4