Compact, small cars with low fuel consumption are gaining more and more popularity. Of the many proposals in the segment of fuel-efficient vehicles, it is worth noting won recognition Honda Fit, 2018-2019 Toyota Yaris and Ford Fiesta – automobiles, which features discussed in this comparison.
Honda Fit, Ford Fiesta and 2018-2019 Toyota Yaris
If the Honda Fit (known in some car markets like the Honda the Jazz ) and 2018-2019 Toyota Yaris (in some countries the 2018-2019 Toyota Vitz ) are available in as the old model with some modifications in and , the brake system for the Yaris and the addition to the standard Fit cruise control, electronic stability control and a USB interface compatible with IPod, the Fiesta is a newly developed Ford model year, based on a Japanese platform, Mazda 2 , which is also a worthy competitor in the segment.
The exterior and interior design of the new the Fiesta , which is to be commended, Ford developed a division in Europe, and going to the car at a plant in Mexico. To compare prices, the cost of Fiesta and Yaris , the North American automotive market starts with less than 14 thousand dollars, and the basic package Fit, you will be offered with a starting price of 15 thousand dollars with a little.
Similarities Honda Fit, Ford Fiesta and 2018-2019 Toyota Yaris
Honda Fit, 2018-2019 Toyota Yaris and Ford Fiesta have a common drive to the front wheels and are powered by four-cylinder internal combustion engines of small volume. Torque power units is transmitted to the drive wheels by means of a five-speed transmission with manual control as standard, but by a more expensive packaging for customers becomes available automatic transmission.
In performance cars differ slightly. Honda Fit Power is 117 hp with 144 Nm of torque, 2018-2019 Toyota Yaris develops 106 horses with a maximum torque of 140 Nm, and the Ford Fiesta offers 152 Nm and considered the best among its competitors power of 120 horsepower.
The performance characteristics of the figures are modest, but lightweight, which for Fiesta from Ford is 1160 kg, for the Fit from Honda 1130 kg, and for the Yaris from 2018-2019 Toyota 1050 kg, none of the cars do not seem too slow. Torque allows all competitors perform acceleration from 0 to 100 kilometers per hour in less than 9.0 seconds, as well as with excellent maneuverability, to feel confident on the road with any movement.
Fuel consumption, which today is a key consideration when choosing a car, for all competitors under consideration falls within a little more than eight liters per 100 kilometers in the city and about 6-7 on a country road. In addition, the choice of an automatic transmission, the owner of the Fiesta and Fit rarely will visit gas stations.
Ford Fiesta with a manual transmission will miss tank driving a hundred kilometers in the city of 8.7 liters of fuel and 6.2 liters on the highway fuel. With automatic transmission rate falls to 8.1 / 6.2 – city / highway respectively. In addition, the Ford boasts packages available Super Fuel Economy for the sedan and hatchback versions of the Fiesta SE, which at constant fuel consumption in a city, a country reduces consumption to 5.9 liters per 100 kilometers.
2018-2019 Toyota Yaris will be able to travel the 100-kilometer distance spent in the city of 8.1 liters with any PPC, and when driving in a straight line on the transmission fuel consumption is 6.5 with a manual, automatic, 6.7 liters. Consumption Honda Fit most markedly different depending on the choice of transmission and automatic transmission is 8.4 / 6.7, with manual 8.7 / 7.1 liters of fuel per 100 kilometers, city / highway respectively.
All models are equipped with seat belts for five people, but in reality, in the back seat of any car three adult passengers will be quite closely, and two of the most comfortable feel myself on the second row of seats Fit, you can not say about the Fiesta. In addition, regardless of the compact size and Fit, and the Yaris and Fiesta offers a rich list of active and passive safety equipment, which some time ago were only available on vehicles completely different price category.
Considered the trio uses rear-wheel disc brakes, which lead to an increase in the total cost, but each car is offered with electronic Stability Control, which minimizes the chance to go into a skid at an unexpected error or emergency actions of the driver. From passive safety systems, each model is equipped with a full set of airbags, including curtain to protect the heads of occupants in a side impact.
Differences Honda Fit, Ford Fiesta and 2018-2019 Toyota Yaris
All considered cars – Honda Fit, 2018-2019 Toyota Yaris and Ford Fiesta equipped as standard with a manual transmission, but the automatic transmission offered by manufacturers is quite different in design. “Weakest Link” trio – automatic transmission Yaris , which has only four assists, it is not the best effect on fuel consumption. Fit equipped with five-step “automatic”, which is the only one allows the possibility for the sporty manual shifting using steering column oars.
At Fiesta established effective PowerShift box with six gears and double-clutch, which is essentially mechanical, without clutch pedal. The box is designed to simplify the complex mechanism of the automatic transmission and an easy, reliable, and most importantly effective. The developer says that the use of PowerShift box reduces fuel consumption up to 10 percent, but the main disadvantage with such a box does not experience the true pleasure of driving, as suggested by conventional, mechanical.
2018-2019 Toyota Yaris offers three body styles – two-door hatchback, which may be a four-door sedan and a Ford Fiesta, two – a hatchback and a sedan, and the Honda Fit is one – a four-door hatchback, which is more like a compact station wagon. Doors, especially in small vehicles is important, such as access to a number of two-door rear Yaris very difficult, but if often necessary to drive one or one passenger, the lowest value can be useful for this.
In roominess cars differ considerably, as evidenced by the difference of cargo space with the rear seats folded hatchback. The undisputed leader Honda Fit with a clever folding rear seat allows you to hold almost twice as much than the Fiesta and Yaris with folded seats.
All Laura about the design of course would get the new and stylish Fiesta, which is in both bodies looks great. Fit, to increase the efficiency of internal space has a short front part with a high body. Yaris also features a nice design with a bit of strange proportions and solid materials in the interior, but the manufacturer has introduced the model year, so that who wants to buy a new Yaris are expected to lack the disadvantages of the current version.
Fit interior has a modern appearance and a convenient location of controls and inside Fiesta may sound too catchy, but in quality finishing materials from Ford habitually meet a class above in the vehicle. Developers Company Ford did their best, combining where appropriate, granular plastic surface with soft-touch materials.
With regard to the possibility of complete sets and the installation of additional equipment, each manufacturer has its own approach. If the owner of the 2018-2019 Toyota Yaris wants to listen to music, the company offers an optional package worth a little less than a thousand dollars. Honda Fit costs differently, each offering a complete set with a fixed list of functions.
Ford Fiesta combines both methods and offers a generous equipment list as standard, with the option to purchase an additional option of interest. By the way, the Fiesta is the only car in the segment, which is offered with finishing the interior natural, high-quality leather.
The navigation system offers the trio also differ. But if the car navigation equipment necessary to Yaris can not watch. Fit is also limited offer navigation system with a conventional screen and the map, only the top model the Honda . Ford boasts a new synchronization system that turn-by-turn directions will guide you to your destination using text prompts or audio alerts, but if you need a navigator with the usual screen, it makes sense to take advantage of offers of third-party developers.
Handling characteristics, as well as running, also differ significantly in all three cars. Honda Fit perfectly behaves on the twisty roads of the city, with a clear response to steering movements, but at the speed bumps in the road car would be perceived not so much as wanted. 2018-2019 Toyota Yaris car knocked down a rigid body, which also has a confident city trip, as well as the best of the trio to smooth out bumps, but on a suburban road are noticeable extra steering movement to select the desired path.
Ford Fiesta Suspension may seem harsh to many, but the behavior and handling, as well as treatment with a sporty feeling high-speed cornering, definitely have to taste the absolute majority of drivers. On the road, Fiesta behaves confidently and in dense city traffic and on the free, high-speed highway.
Honda Fit, Ford Fiesta or 2018-2019 Toyota Yaris
- Honda Fit – a decent car that wins the competition perfectly fulfilling its purpose and in the city, with a light, agile ride, and on the highway, where the Fit is not far behind and feels confident among neighboring participants in the movement. But the main plus inside. Controls are conveniently located in easy reach of the area, and generous cargo space is a cut above the competition segment, not yielding to the volume of space for luggage some compact SUVs.
- The Fiesta the Ford – the leader in the design and outside, and inside, as well as finishing materials and some functions that are more accustomed to seeing in the higher class cars. Confident handling and sporty character of the Fiesta is also at the highest level, but a modest place for both the rear passengers and cargo, even with a hatchback, allow Fit to go to the first position.
- 2018-2019 Toyota Yaris – a trio of looks a little out of fashion. In addition, the automatic transmission with four gears and design need to be updated, the automaker from Japan and made the release of the third generation 2018-2019 Toyota Yaris model year, a review of the pros and cons of which is beyond the scope of this comparison.
It is also worth noting that all of the cars, Honda Fit, Ford Fiesta and 2018-2019 Toyota Yaris, worthy of attention, and all are offered with favorable terms of the guarantee. Compared collected data from three small car segment car that will help orient in the choice, which in each case is individual. And if there are doubts as to the class of car, it is worth paying attention to models such as the Civic, Corolla and Mazda 3 , which are more expensive, but offer a different level of comfort, safety and productivity.
Galleries of photos of models
Picture Honda Fit
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Picture Ford Fiesta