Honda Fit Awarded ‘Best Cars for the Money’ by U.S. News

U.S. News has awarded the Honda Fit with two “Best Car for the Money” awards this year

Online PR News – 12-March-2013 – ELYRIA, Ohio – ELYRIA, Ohio - The 2013 Honda Fit was recently recognized by U.S. News with two “Best Cars for the Money” awards. The 2013 Fit is the only vehicle sweeping two segments, winning the Subcompact Car and Hatchback categories. This fun-to-drive, efficient hatchback can now add “Best Car for the Money” to the long list of awards it has recently received, including a Top Safety Pick by the IIHS and a “10Best Car” award by Car and Driver magazine for the seventh time. The award-winning Fit is available for customers of Elyria’ OH’s Jack Matia Honda ( to purchase today.
Each year, U.S. News researches new cars in each segment, comparing features and prices to see which one is truly the “Best Car for the Money.” Vehicle quality is measured by U.S. News’ overall vehicle scores as well as safety rankings, reliability data and performance qualities. Average vehicle price paid and the vehicle’s five-year total cost of ownership is taken into consideration when distinguishing vehicle value. The Honda Fit’s qualities ranked it highest in the Subcompact Car and Hatchback segments this year.
“The Fit brings truth to the concept that big things can come in small packages,” states vice president of national marketing operations at American Honda Motor Co., Inc., Mike Accavitti. “With an amazingly roomy interior, snappy styling, great driving dynamics and industry-leading Honda quality, Fit proves that small cars can provide value well beyond their size.”
The all-new Fit is powered by Honda’s 1.5-liter i-VTEC engine delivering 117 horsepower and 106 lb-ft. of torque. The Fit boasts top-class fuel efficiency, returning 27 city/ 33 highway miles per gallon. The interior cabin space and cargo room is unmatched by vehicles in its class, providing passengers space and comfort while traveling in the Fit. The 2013 hatchback has received several positive reviews for driving and handling while being awarded for incredible safety features as well.
Customers can drive home the award-winning Honda Fit today at Jack Matia Honda. Sales associates at the Elyria, OH dealership are always happy to answer customer questions. Swing by the dealership today and check out the incredible interior and cargo space the Fit has to offer. To see how fun-to-drive the Fit really is, customers can take it for a drive as well.