2018 Honda Fit LX vs 2018 Honda Fit Sport

2018 honda fit ex in orange fury and 2018 honda fit sport in white orchid

The third-generation Honda Fit features a host of new features and upgrades for the 2018 model year. The 2018 Fit offers an athletic and sporty design with an updated grille, new sophisticated chrome accents and a refining of the Fit's famous low and wide body style.

Another welcomed addition to the 2018 Fit is the availability of the Honda Sensing® safety suite. The Honda Sensing® safety suite includes Adaptive Cruise Control, Collision Mitigation Braking System™, Lane Keeping Assist System, Lane Departure Warning, Road Departure Mitigation and Road Departure Warning. Honda Sensing® is available on LX and Sport models, and is offered as standard equipment on EX and EX-L trim levels.

One of the biggest changes of the 2018 Fit is the addition of the Sport trim level. Keep reading to see how the base model Fit LX stacks up against the newly-available Fit Sport model. 

2018 Honda Fit LX


2018 Honda Fit Sport

130-hp, 1.5-liter DOHC direct-injected 4-cylinder i-VTEC™  Engine 130-hp, 1.5-liter DOHC direct-injected 4-cylinder i-VTEC™
29 city / 36 highway mpg Fuel Efficiency with Manual Transmission* 29 city / 36 highway mpg
33 city / 40 highway mpg Fuel Efficiency with Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT)* 31 city / 36 highway mpg

$16,190 (six-speed manual)

$16,990 (CVT)


$17,500 (six-speed manual)

$18,300 (CVT)

2018 Honda Fit Golden, CO

All 2018 Honda Fit models (LX, Sport, EX and EX-L) feature a rearview camera, LED brake lights, tailgate spoiler, automatic on/off headlights, Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink® and more as a standard equipment.

New for 2018 is the Sport model, which is between the LX (base model) and the EX trims. The Fit Sport model offers drivers a new and exclusive interior trim that features cross-hatched black fabric with orange accent stitching and paddle-shifters on the steering wheel (CVT models). Additionally, the Sport model features Honda Sensing®, seven-inch Display Audio touchscreen infotainment system compatible with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay and a 180-watt six-speaker premium audio system.

Both the LX and the Sport models feature a six-speed manual transmission or an available Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT), as well as 95.7 cubic feet of passenger volume, 16.6 cubic feet of cargo volume (52.7 cubic feet with the seats folded) and a host of safety and security features, including Brake Assist, Daytime Running Lights and more.

Schedule a test drive of the 2018 Honda Fit at Planet Honda of Golden, CO!

* 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors. 

** Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) excluding tax, license, registration, $875 destination charge and options. 


2018 honda fit lx in orange fury

Welcome the all-new Fit to Planet Honda!

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