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, but …

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 Go...ing 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