2012 Honda Insight Review Specs Pictures Price & MPG

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Honda Insight Electric Cars


Option: Insight EX w/

Engine Performance

The Honda is powered by a 1.3 liter gas engine four cylinders and an electric Maximum power of 98 horsepower is at 5800 rpm. Unlike the Prius, the electric motor of the cannot power the car to run from

The Insight has a very good economy of 41 mpg in cities and 44 mpg on highways.

the Toyota Prius and Honda Hybrid have slightly mileage than the Insight, vehicles are much more However, the transmission is loud and the is not as smooth as other hybrid in the market.

The 2012 Insight is for those who want better gas and is willing to compromise on the ride Acceleration is fairly good and the uses regenerative brakes to the battery. Coming from the of Honda, the Insight has a strong and firm ride.

The Insight resembles the Toyota in many ways. Both five doors, high and a vertical lift gate panel. Furthermore, both are designed to reduce wind and provide maximum efficiency.

projector beam headlights are to the Insight.

The Eco Assist system is the of this vehicle. It indicates the efficiency of the vehicle. While the seats are comfortable with legroom, passengers in the second row feel a bit uncomfortable.

Rear is limited due to the split window at the Other interior features power doors, power and tilt steering wheel. In to make the 2012 Honda affordable, Honda has used plastics in the vehicle.

Large gauges are functional as as futuristic. When it comes to space, the 2012 Honda exceeds expectations. Compared to hybrids in its class, the cargo of this vehicle is good.


Honda has provided the will all the safety features in other vehicles in its class. with side curtain, and side air bags, it comes active front head anti-lock brakes and electronic control. Outward visibility is due to the low window line.

Rear in this model is much than that is earlier

As far as safety ratings are concerned, the Insight gets a good in most aspects including strength, rear impact, offset and side impact. It with a power train of five years or 60,000 and new vehicle warranty of three or 36,000 miles and rust warranty for five years.

vehicles in its class have warranties. While the battery is covered by a warranty, the time of coverage varies.

With its tag, the 2012 Honda is one of the cheapest hybrid vehicles in the Base, LX and Ex are the three trims The first version of this was a three door hatchback.

model was upgraded to a five hatchback in 2010.

Honda Insight Electric Cars

The 2012 Insight has received a few from the previous model. styling and the suspension has been that includes better and handling. This compact car is slightly smaller than the Prius.

Low price, fuel and Eco Boost System are the most features of this vehicle. On the the 2012 Honda Insight is a vehicle that will strong competition to the other in its class.

The Ford Fusion (MSRP $28,775; 39 combined), Prius V and Honda Civic (MSRP $24,200; 44 city / are some of the vehicles that with the Insight. But only the Prius V-Two (MSRP 44 city / 40 hwy) can be compared to the The Toyota offering has a lower on the highway as opposed to the Honda

Overall Rating

What say:

“The 2012 Insight is hardly a sport but its response and roadholding are more than many other hybrids.” Car Connection

“Insight may not be sporty, but a lack of body in corners and good steering contribute to a generally rewarding Some testers complained of brake feel in one test Consumer Guide

“The was Honda’s first hybrid and returns to the market as a compact 5-passenger hatchback that be more appealing to American MSN Auto-ConsumerReports

“Thrifty fuel low price for a hybrid. Unsophisticated cramped backseat; air-conditioning off with auto-off engine at lights.” Edmunds

“While its fuel-economy figures are not as as the Toyota Prius, the 2012 Insight hybrid nevertheless is a gas champ. And, unlike hybrid cars, the Honda is priced competitively enough as to be to justify the added hybrid relative to future gasoline KBB

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