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2015 Honda Fit To Have 36-MPG Combined Gas Mileage Rating

2015 Honda Fit To Have 36-MPG Combined Gas Mileage Rating

By John Voelcker 807 views Nov 18, 2013 Follow John Add to circle Reddit This! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter New Honda Fit Hybrid (Japan-only model) Enlarge Photo The new 2015 Honda Fit will have a combined EPA gas mileage rating of 36 mpg, according to Honda officials. That's the second-highest rating for any five-door subcompact hatchback, and notably improves on the current 2013 Fit's highest rating of 31 mpg. MORE: 2015 Honda Fit - preview In a company media preview held two days ago at Honda's global research and development center in Togichi, Japan, the rating was announced by the company's executive in charge of product and brand strategy for automobiles, Toshihiko Nonaka. The 36-mpg Fit model will use a 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine and Honda's new continuously variable transmission (CVT), which replaces the five-speed automatic transmission offered on all Fi...

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