Compare Pontiac Vibe vs. Scion xD vs. Honda Fit

Compare the Pontiac Vibe against the Scion xD and Honda Fit. Use this tool to compare rankings and see how the Vibe, xD and Fit stack up against each other in terms of performance, features, safety prices and more. Then use our Best Price Program by selecting the trims you are interested in to see local prices and get a great deal on a new Vibe, xD and Fit. If you are interested in used cars you can also search used listings in your area.

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2010 Pontiac Vibe 2010 Scion xD 2010 Honda Fit
2010 Pontiac Vibe 2010 Scion xD 2010 Honda Fit
Vibe 1.8L
  • Vibe 1.8L
  • Vibe 2.4L
  • Vibe AWD
  • Vibe GT
5dr HB Auto (Natl)
  • 5dr HB Man (Natl)
  • 5dr HB Man (GS)
  • 5dr HB Man (SE)
  • 5dr HB Auto (Natl)
  • 5dr HB Auto (GS)
  • 5dr HB Auto (SE)
  • Manual
  • Automatic
  • Manual Sport
  • Automatic Sport
  • Manual Sport with Vehicle Stability Assist and Navigation
  • Automatic Sport with Vehicle Stability Assist and Navigation


MSRP $16,100 $15,700 $15,700
Invoice $15,376 $14,915 $15,148
Avg. Paid $9,961 $10,476 $10,738

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.0 7.9 9.4
Critics' Rating 7.4 8.5 9.6
Performance 7.1 7.3 8.5
Interior 7.5 7.6 9.1
Cost to Own 9.3 9.5 9.6
Safety 9.2 8.5 9.3
Reliability 3.5 3.0 5.0

Pros & Cons

  • Plenty of cargo space
  • Above-average safety score
  • Good engine power
  • Many standard tech features
  • More standard safety features than competitors
  • Good maneuverability
  • Above-average reliability rating
  • Fun to drive
  • Spacious rear seats
  • Large cargo area
  • High safety and reliability scores
  • Cramped rear seats
  • Not as fuel-efficient as competitors
  • Not enough legroom in front and rear seats
  • Limited cargo capacity
  • Front-seat passengers may want more legroom
  • Engine could use more power
  • Stability control isn’t standard

General Specs

Transmission Manual Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas L4 1.8L/110 Gas I4 1.8L/110 Gas I4 1.5L/91.4
MPG 26 City / 32 Hwy 27 City / 33 Hwy 28 City / 35 Hwy



Body Style 4 Door Compact Car 4 Door Wagon 5 Door Hatchback


Wheelbase(in) 102.4 96.9 98.4
Length, Overall (in) 171.1 154.7 161.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.5 67.9 66.7
Height, Overall (in) 61.0 60.0 60.0

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Optional Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Sun/Moon Roof Optional
Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof Optional
Rear Spoiler Standard Optional


Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2856 2668 2575

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Standard Standard
Tires - Front Performance Standard
Tires - Rear All-Season Standard Standard
Tires - Rear Performance Standard
Compact Spare Tire Standard Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Optional Optional
Wheel Locks Optional Optional
Steel Wheels Standard Standard Standard
Wheel Covers Standard Standard Standard


Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Optional Optional Optional
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard Standard
Cruise Control Optional Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard
Fog Lamps Optional
Auto-Off Headlights Standard
Interior Cargo Shade Optional Optional
Luggage Rack Optional
Rear Seat Heat Ducts Standard
Remote Engine Start Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Optional Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Optional Optional
Navigation from Telematics Optional
Trip Computer Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Optional Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Optional Optional
Keyless Entry Optional Standard
Power Door Locks Optional Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard


Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 91.4 84.5 90.8
Front Head Room (in) 40.5 38.9 40.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.6 40.3 41.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.3 51.9 52.7
Front Hip Room (in) 52.3 51.1 51.5
Second Head Room (in) 39.4 37.6 39.0
Second Leg Room (in) 36.2 33.9 34.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.6 50.7 51.3
Second Hip Room (in) 43.7 50.1 51.3
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (cu. ft.) 49.4 57.3
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 10.5


AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
Equalizer Standard Standard
MP3 Player Optional Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Standard Optional
Premium Sound System Optional Standard

Heating & Cooling

A/C Optional Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Optional
Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Optional


Cloth Seats Optional Standard Optional
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard



Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Body Air Bag Standard


4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard
Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard


Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Engine Type Gas L4 Gas I4 Gas I4
Displacement 1.8L/110 1.8L/110 1.5L/91.4
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 132 @ 6000 128 @ 6000 117 @ 6600
Torque (Net @ RPM) 128 @ 4400 125 @ 4400 106 @ 4800
Transmission Manual Automatic Automatic
Turning diameter 35.3 37.0 34.4


Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 26 27 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 32 33 35
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13 11.1 10.6


Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson strut Macpherson strut
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam Torsion Beam Torsion beam
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/stabilizer bar
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)


Automatic Optional Standard Standard
4-Speed Automatic Optional Standard
5-Speed Automatic Standard
Manual Standard
5-Speed Manual Standard

Safety scores should only be compared between vehicles of similar size and weight. Larger, heavier vehicles generally provide more protection than smaller, lighter ones.