2016 Honda Fit LX CVT vs 2016 Kia Rio

2016 Honda


2016 Kia

Yes33 City MPG No27
Yes41 HWY MPG No37
Yes36 Combined Fuel Economy No31

3/3 Winner

  • City MPG 100% 100%
  • HWY MPG 100% 100%
  • Combined Fuel Economy 100% 100%

Fuel efficiency for the 2016 Honda Fit takes a definitive lead over the 2016 Kia Rio in the city and on the highway. A compact car like this was built for the city, and with Honda, you are always getting a high quality vehicle.

Yes5* NHTSA Front Driver Crash Test No4*
Yes5* NHTSA Front Passenger Crash Test No4*
Yes5* NHTSA Overall Rating No4*

3/3 Winner

  • NHTSA Front Driver Crash Test 100% 100%
  • NHTSA Front Passenger Crash Test 100% 100%
  • NHTSA Overall Rating 100% 100%

Honda designs vehicles to be safe and the Honda Fit is no exception. In a small car, safety is very important, and it often goes overlooked by other manufacturers. The Honda Fit gets 5 stars in the above tests as well as the coveted 5 star IIHS overall rating.

YesStandard Power Windows NoOptional
YesStandard Power Door Locks NoOptional
YesStandard Cruise Control NoNot Available
YesStandard Rearview Camera NoNot Available
YesStandard Keyless Entry NoOptional

5/5 Winner

  • Power Windows 100% 100%
  • Power Door Locks 100% 100%
  • Cruise Control 100% 100%
  • Rearview Camera 100% 100%
  • Keyless Entry 100% 100%

There are certain things that should be a given in a new car these days. Honda wants you to have a convenient and user friendly vehicle, that’s why the 2016 Honda Fit comes with power windows, power locks, cruise control, rearview camera, and keyless entry all standard. Some of these are only optional on the 2016 Kia Rio, and some are simply non-existent.

11/11 Winner

  • Over all 100% 100%

2016 Honda Fit is the winner!

The 2016 Honda Fit easily comes out on top in this comparison. It takes every category. Not only is the Honda Fit more fuel-efficient, but it’s safer, and it has more features to enjoy making it the clear winner overall.

Fuel economy estimates and driving range based on EPA test data. Your actual driving distance will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle. Based on 2014-2016 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors. Complete comparison details can be found at Awards and accolade information can be found at

Safety matters most, and the 2016 Honda Fit earned top marks with a 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)1. [1] Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s New Car Assessment Program ( Model tested with standard side airbags (SAB).