Newest Cars Top List of's January Winners has cobbled together a list of the top ten fastest and slowest selling cars in the US market these days and, shocker, the best selling cars are largely all-new or recently refreshed. » 2/18/09 5:15pm 2/18/09 5:15pm

Wert Is Wrong: Honda Fit Sport Built For Technogeeks

Ray and I spent a good portion of the morning arguing over the suitability parameters of the 2009 Honda Fit Sport, culminating in him saying, “I iz the decider.” Here’s why he’s wrong. » 1/30/09 4:45pm 1/30/09 4:45pm

2009 Honda Fit Sport, Part One

We've already driven the 2009 Honda Fit. The 2009 Honda Fit Sport promises to combine utility and fun into a small, cheap, appealing package. Can it deliver? » 1/28/09 5:20pm 1/28/09 5:20pm

Top 11 Jalopnik Reviews Of 2008

We wrote 159 reviews during 2008. While culling the best for this list of the top 11, one thing became abundantly clear: America is making good cars again. » 12/30/08 3:00pm 12/30/08 3:00pm

Honda Fit Runs For Life From Gas-Guzzling 'Merican Mecha Mosquitoes

Mechanical, car-shaped, giant mecha mosquitoes are attacking! What will the little 2009 Honda Fit » 9/29/08 4:40pm 9/29/08 4:40pm do to protect itself from their fuel hungry proboscises plunging into its gas tank? Well, luckily they're stereotypical stand-ins for the stereotype of American gas guzzling whales. Luckily, these monstrosities aren't…

2009 Honda Fit Going On Sale Today, A Month Earlier Than Expected

Automotive News » 8/26/08 10:40am 8/26/08 10:40am reports that the is scheduled to start arriving in showrooms as you read this, more than a month earlier than the planned October 1 arrival. Why the rush? sales are up more than 70% this year in light of high gas prices and positive press; Honda has done everything possible to increase production,…

2009 Honda Fit, First Drive, Part Two

As we told you yesterday, we asked our many-layered friend John Krewson to take a spin in the new 2009 Honda Fit. After yesterday's taste of the new-and-now-priced-to-move-starting-at-$14,550 Honda Fit, he's brought us the whole red pepper of a review today. — Ed. » 8/20/08 2:15pm 8/20/08 2:15pm It's always been hard for me to find someone who…

2009 Honda Fit, First Drive

We've asked our many-layered friend John Krewson to take a spin in the new 2009 Honda Fit. He'll have the full first drive for us tomorrow. In the meantime, here's a taste. — Ed. » 8/19/08 6:01pm 8/19/08 6:01pm It's always been hard for me to find someone who doesn't like the Honda Fit. And what's not to like? It's earned a reputation for being…

Honda Fit Hybrid In The Works, Fit Is Green

As if the Honda Fit didn't already sip gas like fuel is approaching stratospheric prices, which it is, Honda is working on sticking a version of their hybrid system in the little city cruiser. The company had originally expressed some reluctance to increase the price of small cars by dropping in the expensive hybrid… » 5/21/08 10:20am 5/21/08 10:20am

2009 Honda Fit Is Go, Again

The 2009 Honda Fit has just been launched at the New York Auto Show. Aside from the irritatingly average, Gap-clad models cheerily driving it on stage, notable features are the 1.5-liter i-VTEC engine mated to either a 5-speed manual or automatic transmission - the Fit Sport comes with paddle shifter - the six airbags… » 3/19/08 1:14pm 3/19/08 1:14pm

2009 Honda Fit Is Go For New York Auto Show

Yeah, that's pretty much all we got. The new 2009 Honda Fit is expected to debut at the New York Auto Show at the end of next month. Yes, we'll be there to cover it live. We're also expecting Honda to take the front end of the new 2009 Honda Pilot unveiled in Detroit this year and figure out some way to cram all that… » 2/25/08 7:30am 2/25/08 7:30am

Honda Fit Japanese Car of The Year

The second-generation Honda Fit may not be Godzilla, but it's at least a Gamera. The beloved little Honda beat out both the Nissan Skyline and Subaru Impreza for the coveted Japanese Car of The Year award. This is quite the turn around from last year, when the large, Mothra-like Lexus LS was given the award.
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Honda Launches New Fit/Jazz for Japan

The next incarnation of Honda's subcompact Fit (Jazz for you continental types) is going on sale in Japan this week. You've already seen the new design, by way of a recent anticlimax. Now the details on Honda's next-generation fit come on the heels of news the company's sales are off dramatically in Japan, giving the… » 10/18/07 12:30pm 10/18/07 12:30pm

The JDM 2009 Honda Fit Embargo Is Anticlimactically Broken

So in case you didn't notice due to our server hiccups on Friday, it looks like the walls of that there embargo on the JDM 2009 Honda Fit fully came a-tumblin' down at the end of last week — well before we're supposed to see it in person at the Tokyo Auto Show near the end of next month. Edmunds has the full scoop on… » 9/24/07 10:30am 9/24/07 10:30am

2009 Honda Fit: Now With More Embargo-Breaking Interior Shots!

Yesterday we showed you a few shots of the new 2009 Honda Fit. Well, the very strange looking man who runs the Hollywood Extra has uploaded a few more interior shots and one new exterior shot of the new 2009 model of Honda's econo-wedge, the Fit (Jazz) — still almost a month before the expected reveal at the Tokyo… » 9/21/07 8:15am 9/21/07 8:15am

2008 Honda Fit Shots Leak Out Onto The Internet

The rapscallion who runs the Hollywood Extra has somehow managed to snag some shots of the 2008 Honda Fit a month before it's supposed to officially be revealed at the Tokyo Auto Show. From these pirated press shots it appears the Fit's going the way of the new Scion xD — adopting a much more door stop look. We'll… » 9/20/07 5:00pm 9/20/07 5:00pm