2011 Honda Insight 5-Door CVT Specs

5-Door CVT
MSRP based on 5-Door CVT

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 40 mpg City/43 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas/Electric I4, 1.3L
EPA Class Sub-compact
Style Name CVT
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car


EPA Classification Sub-compact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2717
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 35.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.7
Second Hip Room (in) 48.7
Front Head Room (in) 38.4
Second Leg Room (in) 33.5
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 51.6
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 50.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 85
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Front (in) 58.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 100.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.3
Height, Overall (in) 56.2
Length, Overall (in) 172.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 15.9
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 31.5

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 10.6
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 43
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 41
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 40

Performance Specs

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 98 @ 5800
Displacement 1.3L/82
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM - TBD -
Fuel System MPFI
Engine Type Gas/Electric I4
Second Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.51 - 1.69
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Type 1
Third Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.17 - 0.53
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Continuously variable ratio
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.20
Trans Order Code NA
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.3 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.29
Steering Type Electric pwr rack & pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.1
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.8
Rear Tire Size P175/65SR15
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P175/65SR15
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.71
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion-beam

Safety Features

Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control Yes
Other Features 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) w/electronic brake...
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) w/traction control
Advanced Compatibility Engineering (ACE) body structure
Side-impact door beams
Dual-stage, multiple-threshold driver & front passenger airbags
Dual front side-impact airbags w/passenger-side occupant...
Front & rear side curtain airbags
3-point seat belts in all positions -inc: front automatic...
Child-proof rear door locks
Outboard lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
Tire pressure monitoring system


Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Years 5
Drivetrain Miles/km 60,000
Drivetrain Years 5

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 5.3
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 332
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
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