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Junkyard Gem: 2001 Honda Insight with manual transmission

A technological masterpiece from Honda, and it even came with three pedals

Honda to lead Rose Parade with hybrid tech

It's celebrating 60 years in the U.S. with the lead float and an Insight

It's celebrating 60 years in the U.S. with the lead float and an Insight.

Honda to issue recalls for 232,000 backup cameras, 1.4M Takata airbags

Honda says it is ahead of schedule in massive airbag recalls

Honda says it is ahead of schedule in massive airbag recalls.

2019 Honda Insight aces IIHS crash tests, earns Top Safety Pick+

It joins the Kia Niro Hybrid in earning this ultimate rating

It joins the Kia Niro Hybrid in earning this top rating

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2019 Honda Insight First Drive Review | Tarnish remover

Can the new hybrid right the wrongs of the second-gen Insight?

Can the new hybrid right the wrongs of the second-gen Insight?

Honda hopes all-new 2019 Insight hybrid outsells predecessor

The previous-generation Insight peaked around 21,000 units in 2010

Yesterday we told you about Honda's production launch of the all-new 2019 Insight in Indiana. That comes after the hybrid spent five years wandering in the automotive wilderness and following a $61.5 million investment to prepare plants in Ohio and Indiana for more electrified vehicles. Today, Honda responded to Autoblog with some comments a

2019 Honda Insight hybrid production begins in Indiana

Honda invests $61.5 million in plants in Indiana, Ohio to build the hybrid

Honda has launched production of the 2019 Insight at its plant in Greensburg, Ind., capping $61.5 million the automaker has invested there and at three plants in Ohio to build the all-new hybrid sedan and pave the way for more electrified vehicles.

2019 Honda Insight aims for 55 mpg in the city

Civic-based hybrid will be built in America

Honda already showed us what the new Insight hybrid would look like with its barely disguised "concept" at Detroit. Now Honda is showing the production model, and on the outside, it looks identical to the concept except for the lack of tinting on the lights and windows. The production car also reveals its interior, and Honda has finally provided the details on its chassis and powertrain.

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Honda Insight reintroduced at 2018 Detroit Auto Show

The third generation of the Honda Insight makes its debut at the NAIAS 2018 but some details of the electric vehicle have emerged prior to the reveal. The new Insight will feature a 1.5-liter Atkinson-cycle engine paired with an electric motor and lithium-ion battery pack. Honda says the Insight will operate solely under electric power in most situations, with the engine acting as a generator when necessary.For more coverage of the NAIAS 2018 head over to https://www.autoblog.com/detroit-auto-sh

New Honda Insight details emerge ahead of NAIAS debut

We've got a better sense of what's under the hood and in the cabin.

It's set to go on sale later this year.

Insight? Civic? Accord? We need some Clarity: Honda’s hybrid hierarchy

Putting Honda's electrified vehicles in their places.

Keeping the Honda hybrids (and EVs) straight.

Honda Insight hybrid is back, as a 5-passenger upscale sedan

Honda revives the nameplate with a prototype for the Detroit Auto Show

It's a far cry from the original, and hopefully far better than the second generation.

Driver saved from sinking car in Houston by live news reporter

Watch the disaster unfold in slow motion.

A reporter in Houston watches a car drive into a flooded overpass, but he's exasperated with the driver. The journalist isn't very excited the prospect of helping to save the guy.

Honda recalls 2.23 million vehicles to replace Takata inflators

Honda and Acura will recall over 2 million models in the US to give them new driver side airbag inflators.

Honda Accord Hybrid sales capacity constrained

Honda might be selling more hybrids if it could just get them to dealers. While the second-generation Insight never lived up to sales expectations and production is ending, the Japanese automaker is seeing strong demand for the Accord Hybrid here and abro

Honda Insight finally, officially dead

Earlier this week, we told you that the Honda Insight was scheduled to get the axe – something that had been rumored for a long time. Now, Honda has officially confirmed that the Insight is being put out of our its misery. That's right, America's most affordable mass-produced hybrid will officially d

Honda pulling plug on slow-selling Insight hybrid [UPDATE]

Insight hasn't amounted to even a tenth of Prius sales, and well over half of those sold were JDM.

Honda ending CR-Z, Insight sales in Europe

Death by diesel? That may be the epitaph of the Honda Insight and CR-Z in Europe, where the Japanese automaker will discontinue sales of the two hybrid models before to the 2015 model-year. A Honda spokesman confirmed the disco

2015 Honda Insight facing cancellation

Prepare the funereal wreaths, dig out the black duds, practice those somber facial expressions; it may just be that the Honda Insight is not long for this world. The car that took the hybrid fight to the Toyota Prius – and lost – could be on its way out, if we are readin

Watch this LSR Honda Insight crash at 190 mph in the desert

Like any form of motorsports, attempts at breaking land speed records are inherently dangerous. To wit: During a recent speed competition at El Mirage dry lake beds in southern California, racer Brian Gillespie and his first-gen Honda Insight crashed at nearly 190 miles per hour, and it was all caught on video.

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