Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Honda Fit than the Ford Fiesta, due to its greater head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Ford Fiesta and the Honda Fit in the front seats.
With the Ford Fiesta you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Honda Fit, due to its larger tank size and better fuel economy.
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Ford Fiesta is somewhat more expensive than the Honda Fit. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Ford Fiesta and the Honda Fit have similar Destination Charges.
The Ford Fiesta is a little wider than the Honda Fit, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. When looking at overall length, the Ford Fiesta takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Honda Fit.
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Ford Fiesta transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Honda Fit.
The Ford Fiesta has about the same turning radius as the Honda Fit, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.
In terms of horsepower, it's basically a tie between the Ford Fiesta and the Honda Fit.
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Ford Fiesta and the Honda Fit. The Ford Fiesta has significantly less cargo room than the Honda Fit, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.
The Ford Fiesta comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Honda Fit.
Compare the 2014 Ford Fiesta and the 2013 Honda Fit.
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MSRP*: $14,600 - $21,400
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|Cash Back Rebate:||Up to $500||Visit Rebate Center|
|Low APR Loan:||As low as 0.00%||As low as 0.90%|
|Lease Incentive:||--||As low as 0.24%|
|City MPG:||26 - 27||27|
|Highway MPG:||35 - 38||--|
|Seating Capacity:||5 - 5||5 - 5|
|Basic Warranty:||3 years/36,000 miles||3 years/36,000 miles|
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|Invoice*:||$14,053 - $20,598||$15,023 - $16,704|
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