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2005 Honda Insight

2005 Honda Insight

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While the ultra-aerodynamic two-seat Insight looks like it rolled out of a science-fiction movie, it's been around for several years now and reigns as the most fuel-efficient auto sold in the U.S.by virtue of its hybrid gas/electric powertrain. A 1.0-liter three-cylinder gasoline engine is the primary source of thrust, and it uses an onboard electric motor to provide added power when needed. Acceleration is fairly good for that small a motor, though it's far from as quick a car as its sporty exterior might otherwise indicate. You'll find yourself spending way too much time checking the LCD dashboard gauges that indicates when the gasoline engine is acting alone or in tandem with the DC motor, as well as your current and average fuel economy, but that's all part of the experience. A five-speed manual transmission comes standard and a gearless continuously variable automatic transmission is also offered. Standard features range from anti-lock brakes to keyless entry and a CD stereo. Air conditioning is the car's only option. No changes are evident with the 2005 model.

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Tuesday, April 28, 2015
For 2013 Honda Insight

Incredible MPG at a reasonable price

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I purchased my 2013 Honda Insight in the spring of 2014, after the model had been discontinued. I've been extremely satisfied. Fuel economy has been excellent, especially on longer trips. If the weather's... + More »
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Monday, June 20, 2016
2012 Honda Insight 5-Door CVT EX

Ripped off from the beginning! Customer service?? They do NOT care about their clients!!! Lemon??

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I purchased the 2012 Insight brand new in November of 2011, with 7 miles on it. I was so excited. I began having problems with it around 20-30k miles. It wanted to drive when in park (randomly), and it was... + More »
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Monday, October 19, 2015
2012 Honda Insight 5-Door CVT LX

Honda insight 2012

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I would certainly recommand Honda hybrid insight 2012 and it did met all my expectations
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