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2018 Honda Fit vs 2018 Kia Forte5

2018 Honda Fit vs 2018 Kia Forte5

The best way to find a vehicle that fits all your needs is to compare the potential options. So, to help you find the right hatchback for your lifestyle, we compared the 2018 Honda Fit and the 2018 Kia Forte5. Both of these hatchbacks are very capable and can offer many advantages to drivers, however, there are plenty of differences between the two. For instance, the Honda Fit offers more headroom and legroom to second-row passengers compared to the Forte5.

Luckily, though, both hatchbacks have plenty of cargo room, so you won't have to compromise on what you want to bring with. But, unlike the Fit, the Forte5 does not offer armrest or under-seat storage areas. Plus, there are many amenities and features that the 2018 Fit has available while the 2018 Forte5 does not. And, looking at the chart, there is a distinct difference in fuel efficiency between the two cars.

2018 Honda Fit LX CVT


2018 Kia Forte5 LX

33 / 40 MPG Fuel Economy (CTY/HWY)* 25 / 34 MPG
Standard Cruise Control Available
Standard Rearview Camera Not Available
60/40 Split Folding 2nd-row Split Bench Seat Not Available

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

2018 Honda Fit available in Lafayette, IN

With the differences in cargo versatility and fuel efficiency, the 2018 Honda Fit stands out more impressively than the 2018 Kia Forte5. Especially when looking at the available features and amenities that each trim level offers, the Fit has more convenient options available. For instance, the Fit has the intuitive Honda Sensing® features available for drivers. Plus, some of the other available features include:

  • Push Button Start
  • Heated Front Seats
  • SMS Text Message Function
  • Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™ with Voice Recognition, Honda HD Digital Traffic and HD Radio™
  • USB Smartphone/Audio Interface
  • Multi-Angle rearview Camera
  • And many others!

If you are interested in learning more about the 2018 Honda Fit and what it can offer you, stop in or contact us at Bob Rohrman Honda! You can also schedule a test drive online.