The 2016 Honda CR-Z vs. the 2016 Fiat 500 Sport

2016 Honda CR-Z

2016 Honda CR-Z

2016 Fiat 500 Sport

2016 Fiat 500 Sport

The 2016 Honda CR-Z and the 2016 Fiat 500 Sport may look very different, but they’re both fun, quirky, efficient little hatchbacks. If that’s what you’re looking for here in the Elgin and Crystal Lake, IL area, see for yourself how they compare below!

Performance and Efficiency

You’re probably looking for efficiency followed by peppy performance and nimble handling. See for yourself how these two cars actually compare.

The 2016 Fiat 500 Sport comes standard with a 1.4L four-cylinder engine that generates 101 hp and 98 lb-ft of torque. The Fiat 500 is capable of up to 31 mpg city/40 mpg highway/34 mpg combined with its automatic transmission, according to the EPA.

The 2016 Honda CR-Z combines the power of an electric motor and a 1.5L four-cylinder engine, for a total combined output of up to 130 hp and 127 lb-ft of torque. The CR-Z, when equipped with continuously variable transmission, earns an impressive EPA estimate of 36 mpg city/39 mpg highway/37 mpg combined*.

You can clearly see that the Honda offers both more performance and more efficiency than the Fiat 500.

Features and Options

So what about features, and comfort and convenience? In the base 2016 Honda CR-Z you’ll find important features like automatic climate control, a rearview camera, a height adjustable steering wheel, and a stereo anti-theft system. You won’t find any of that equipment in the 2016 Fiat 500 Sport.

Cargo Space

The 2016 Honda CR-Z has space for up to 25.1 cubic feet of cargo. The 2016 Fiat 500 Sport only has 9.5 cubic feet of cargo space.

Warranty Coverage

When it comes to peace of mind, you’ll find more in the 2016 Honda CR-Z. The CR-Z gets a 60-month/60,000-mile powertrain warranty. The 2016 Fiat 500 Sport is only backed by a 48-month/50,000-mile powertrain warranty.

Visit Brilliance Honda of Crystal Lake

You can find the latest 2016 Honda CR-Z hybrid here at Brilliance Honda of Crystal Lake right now. This fun and efficient hatchback is available to test drive now at your premier Honda dealer serving the Elgin area. We’re located at 680 W. Terra Cotta Ave. in Crystal Lake, IL, so contact us with questions and stop by to find out more about the latest CR-Z or any other Honda model!


*36 city/39 highway/37 combined mpg rating. Based on 2016 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-pack age/condition, and other factors.