|"We are very honored
that the Honda Fit has earned the prestigious 2002 RJC 'Car of the Year'
award organized by Automotive Researchers' and Journalists' Conference of
Based on Honda's newly developed global small car platform and powertrain,
the Fit was designed to set a new global benchmark for small cars - offering
cleaner, environmentally friendly performance, together with advanced safety,
distinctive styling, a spacious interior and driving pleasure. Most importantly,
it has been highly appreciated and well received by our customers since
being introduced to the market.
We accept this award both as recognition of our development concepts and
new technologies, and as appreciation for the great efforts of Honda suppliers
and business affiliates who support our efforts.
We are determined to continue our commitment to introduce vehicles with
cutting edge technologies to meet the expectations of our customers and