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27REPORT: GM's rumored 53 mpg Prius fighter canceled

You can bet that automakers the world over are watching intently as the redesigned Honda Insight fails to mount a serious threat to Toyota's global hybrid dominance in the U.S. market. That would include General Motors, which was rumored to have a dedicated-hybrid Prius fighter in the works for its bread-and-butter Chevrolet brand.

4GM working on new dedicated hybrid sedan?

2008 Chevy Malibu Hybrid - Click above for high-res image gallery

30GM working on dedicated hybrid sedan?

2008 Chevy Malibu Hybrid - Click above for high-res image gallery

4Honda's hybrid-only model will hit in April 2009

What looks like a Prius, sips gas like a Prius, comes from Japan like a Prius... but isn't a Prius? That would be Honda's upcoming dedicated hybrid (which this particular blogger thinks should be called the Insight, but won't be). We are expecting the production version of the new model, of which we have seen these spy shots, to debut this October in the City of Lights, Paris. Thanks to the use of a refined and less-costly version of Honda Integrated Motor Assist along with a 1.3-liter gas-burne

26Honda's Prius-killing hybrid gets a date: April 2009

Click above for high-res gallery of Honda Hybrid spy shots

2Second generation Honda Insight expected to be unveiled at Geneva Motor Show.

Click on the image for a gallery of high-res images of the first generation Insight

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