The original Fit was introduced to the Japanese market as a new subcompact car, building on its space-efficient global small platform, showcasing some of the company's latest advances in automotive engineering, and featuring a spacious interior, variable seating arrangements, and innovative, original styling.
- Built on its space-efficient global small platform
- The shortened front end and more compact suspension system allows the floor to be lowered, creating an unprecedented amount of cabin space for such a small vehicle.
- The gas tank located centrally on the platform --- a unique layout which, coupled with G-control technology, achieves a greater level of crashworthiness and variable seating arrangements, Ultra Seat
- Equipped with a 1.3L i-DSI (Dual & Sequential Ignition) engine that delivers the ultimate in combustion efficiency and world-beating fuel economy of 23 km/L and CVT Hondamatic S