The all-new Honda Fit was voted Best New Small Car under $21,000 today, when the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) recognized the versatile and functional model for its fuel efficiency, safety, fun-to-drive performance and overall value.
“We thank AJAC for hosting this year’s TestFest and we’re extremely proud to see the Fit recognized by so many of Canada’s top journalists,” said Dave Gardner, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Honda Canada Inc. “The Fit is one of Honda’s core models and best-selling vehicles and this award proves that Honda continues to set the benchmark in this important market category.”
The 2015 AJAC Canadian Car of the Year Awards “TestFest” was held October 20-24 in Niagara Falls, Ontario, with over 70 automotive journalists from across the country conducting back-to-back test evaluations of 150 vehicles in 15 separate categories. According to AJAC officials, the event is designed to provide Canadian consumers with sound, comparative information on vehicles that are new to the market.
2015 Honda Fit
The Honda Fit has always been known for its practicality, fuel efficiency, feature richness and driving enjoyment. With best-in-class cargo volume (rear seats folded), increased power, improved fuel economy and more refined, yet sporty dynamics, the completely redesigned 2015 Fit is poised to lead the subcompact segment. Outstanding versatility is fundamental to the design of the 2015 Fit and comes courtesy of its centre-mounted fuel tank and ingenious Magic Seat®. The Fit epitomizes smart functionality with spacious and comfortable seating for five and the ability to carry voluminous cargo with four mode options – Utility, Long, Tall and Refresh.