2017 Ford Fiesta Hatchback vs 2017 Honda Fit

In many automotive classes, there are models that are known to be the best of the best. The subcompact hatchback class is a horse of a different color, however. Instead of one clear top dog, there are multiple models fighting for supremacy. One of those models is the new 2017 Ford Fiesta Hatchback. And by offering a choice between two powerful and efficient engines, a spacious interior and a comprehensive suite of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features, the 2017 Fiesta Hatchback looks primed and ready to takes its place atop the subcompact hatchback segment.

But first it’s going to have to take down its competition. One of the main competitors for the new Fiesta Hatchback is the 2017 Honda Fit. Both offer incredible fuel efficiency, as most subcompact hatchbacks do, but only one can come out on top. So let’s take a closer look at both models to see which subcompact hatchback is right for you.

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2017 Ford Fiesta Hatchback VS 2017 Honda Fit
27 MPG City Gas Mileage 29 MPG
37 MPG Highway Gas Mileage 36 MPG
Available A/C w/Climate Control Not Available
Available Parking Assistance Not Available

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As we mentioned, both the 2017 Ford Fiesta Hatchback and the 2017 Honda Fit offer impressive gas mileage. The new Ford Fiesta Hatchback gets 27 miles per gallon in the city and 37 miles per gallon on the highway, while the new Honda Fit gets 29 miles per gallon in the city and 36 miles per gallon on the highway.

Where the 2017 Fiesta Hatchback truly shines is in the features it offers. The features found in the 2017 Fit are few and far between, while the new Fiesta Hatchback includes available features such as air conditioning with climate control and driver assistance systems such as parking assistance. These features even come standard on higher trim levels.

It’s a close battle, as most are in the subcompact hatchback class, but the 2017 Ford Fiesta Hatchback comes out on top thanks to its superior features and comparable fuel economy. If you’re interested in learning more about the 2017 Fiesta Hatchback, our friendly and knowledgeable Akins Ford staff near Athens, Georgia, is just a call or click away.

2017 Ford Fiesta Hatchback side rear exterior
2017 Ford Fiesta Hatchback front interior passenger space
2017 Ford Fiesta Hatchback front interior driver dash and display audio
2017 Ford Fiesta Hatchback front interior instrument cluster

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