2016 Honda Fit  RealSafeCars66Safety Rating

#79 of 2016 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons

#149 of all 2016 vehicles


Pictured: 2015 Honda Fit
The Fit, part of Honda's lineup since 2007, is a small hatchback with seating up to 5. Strong on technology, it has offered Android Auto and Apple CarPlay since 2018. The Fit provides superior EPA (miles per gallon) for its class, easing fuel costs and reducing pollution. Honda offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.


The 2016 Honda Fit is somewhat unsafe compared to all vehicles.

Comparison to all vehicles.  This plot shows RSC safety scores on the horizontal axis vs. the number of vehicles with each safety score (depicted by bar height and percentages at the bottom). Colors reflect vehicle safety, ranging from red (not that safe) to green (safer). For reference, a score of 0 implies a 0.15% chance of driver death (13% chance of driver injury) over 15 years, and a score of 100 reflects a 0.016% chance (1.4% chance of driver injury). The 2016 Honda Fit has a score of 66, implying a 0.061% chance of driver death (5.4% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2016 Honda Fit has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0608% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 6.9468%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0608% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 6.9468% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2016 Honda Fit is 27% more likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2016 Honda Fit is 18% more likely to result in a fatal accident.


But it is about as safe as many comparable models.

9127Hyundai AccentToyota iAFIAT 500Kia RioToyota YarisVolkswagen GolfNissan Versa NoteToyota Scion iMFord FiestaMazda 3Chevrolet SonicHonda FitComparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2016 Honda Fit with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 27 to 91. The 2016 Honda Fit is safer than the 2016 Hyundai Accent, the 2016 Toyota iA, the 2016 FIAT 500, the 2016 Kia Rio, and the 2016 Toyota Yaris and less safe than the 2016 Mazda 3, the 2016 Ford Fiesta, the 2016 Toyota Scion iM, the 2016 Nissan Versa Note, and the 2016 Volkswagen Golf. It is about as safe as the 2016 Chevrolet Sonic.

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