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Selected Style 5-Door CVT PZEV
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
5-Door CVT 41 44 $17,842 $18,725
5-Door CVT PZEV 41 44 $17,842 $18,725
5-Door CVT LX 41 44 $19,526 $20,500
5-Door CVT PZEV LX 41 44 $19,526 $20,500
5-Door CVT EX 41 44 $21,130 $22,190
5-Door CVT PZEV EX 41 44 $21,130 $22,190
5-Door CVT w/Navi EX 41 44 $22,767 $23,915
5-Door CVT w/Navi PZEV EX 41 44 $22,767 $23,915
2014 Ford C-Max
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Hybrid 5-Door HB SE 42 37 $22,539 $24,170
Hybrid 5-Door HB SEL 42 37 $25,337 $27,170
Energi 5-Door HB SEL 40 36 $29,499 $31,635
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,842
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Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,725
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Monthly Payment Estimate
$312 / month
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2014 Honda Insight is one of the better-handling small hybrids, but it faces tough competitors who beat it on gas mileage, interior space, and features. Compared to the Toyota Prius, the 2014 Ford C-Max Hybrid and C-Max Energi provide more driving enjoyment as well as a more comfortable, stylish interior -- even if they don't quite measure up in real-world fuel efficiency.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 41 mpg N/A mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 44 mpg N/A mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Cars
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 50.4
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 51.6
Second Leg Room (in) 33
Front Head Room (in) 38.4
Second Hip Room (in) 48.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 85
Second Head Room (in) 36.4
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 56.2
Track Width, Rear (in) 58
Wheelbase (in) 100.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7
Track Width, Front (in) 58.3
Length, Overall (in) 172.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 31.5
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 15.9
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 7.9
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.3
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 10.6
Steering
Steering Type Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.1
Tires
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P185/60TR15
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Size P185/60TR15
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2747
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 X 6
Front Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 X 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 332
Engine
Displacement 1.3 L/82
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 98 @ 5800
Engine Type Gas/Electric I-4
Fuel System Sequential MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 123 @ 1000
Engine Order Code NA
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 42 (Est)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 44 (Est)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 41 (Est)
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.51
Trans Order Code NA
Trans Description Cont. CVT w/OD
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.17 - 0.53
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.20
Trans Type 1
Summary
Body Style Hatchback
Vehicle Name Honda Insight
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Front Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 4.4 (Est)
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating - -
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating - -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver - -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger - -
Overall Side Crash Rating - -
Side Barrier Rating - -
Side Barrier Rating Driver - -
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat - -
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat - -
Combined Side Rating Front Seat - -
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat - -
Rollover Rating
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