Add 5.03 HP to 2007 and 2008 Honda Fit with K&N's Typhoon Air Intake System

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From the outside the Honda Fit is a subcompact with good handling for a car of its class. The Fit is beginning to build a fan base in the United States after tooling around roads in Europe and Asia for some time. The small power train also produces big benefits at the gas pump.

Air Intake for 2007 and 2008 Honda Fit
Air Intake for 2007 and 2008 Honda Fit
K&N Engineering has released a 69-Series Typhoon Air Intake (69-1016-1TS) for the 2007 and 2008 Honda Fit 1.5 liter engine in powder coated silver. The design of the vehicle played a major role in the development and design. "We made sure that the intake system followed the lines of the Honda Fit," said K&N Project Technician Nestor Cabrera. "There is symmetry between the K&N Typhoon Kit and the engine compartment."

Power Gain Chart for Honda Fit with K&N Air Intake
Power Gain Chart for Honda Fit with K&N Air Intake
K&N dynamometer tests show a 5.72 horsepower gain @ 5850 RPM for this Typhoon Intake. "We incorporated the factory intake air temperature sensor with our K&N High Flow Air Filter (RU-5163)," said Cabrera. "The K&N Air Filter was designed especially for the Fit's 1.5 liter engine. The heat shield isolates the K&N Air Filter from the engine compartment and keeps the air around it cooled."

It takes about an hour to install this Typhoon Intake Kit with simple hand tools. K&N Typhoon Systems are designed to improve engine performance along with under the hood visual appeal.

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