Showing posts in the category of Honda Insight

Honda Insight Brought Back From The Dead With A Subaru Flat-6 Strapped At The Back

In the world of crazy engine swaps, it’s always refreshing to learn about custom builds that didn’t go down the popular way .

Man Loses Honda Hybrid To Flooding On Live TV In Houston

According to meteorologists, some 18 in or over 45 cm of rain fell on the city of Houston on Monday alone, resulting in floods that even re...

Honda Recalls 2.2 Million Cars In The US For Takata Airbag Inflators

The latest Takata safety campaign involves Honda - and it's a big one.

Honda Crowned ‘Most Reliable Manufacturer’ In Survey Of Over 30,000 European Drivers

A reliability survey carried out from the Organization of Consumers and Users with over 30,000 drivers participating found Honda finishing ...

Meet 12 Cars That US Customers Are Waving Goodbye To In 2014

It’s a natural process for cars to come and go, and 2014 makes no exception. While we’ve seen a lot of launches this year, there are also m...

After Insight, the Fit EV is the Next Honda to Get the Axe

When we first learnt that Honda was cancelling its Insight , we thought the next car to go was going to be the slow-selling CR-Z hybrid cou...

VW Design Boss Says CO2 Rules Will Lead to Complicated Exteriors

VW Group design boss Walter de Silva is a big fan of clean, simple design and that is obvious in the way the latest models of the German ca...

Honda Ends Production of the Insight Hybrid, is the CR-Z Next?

When Honda confirmed the axing of the Insight hybrid in Europe , it wasn’t a good sign for the model’s future. Now Honda said it will end ...

Honda Official Confirms Axing of Insight and CR-Z Hybrids in Europe

We heard the rumor about Honda contemplating the termination of the Insight liftback and CR-Z hybrid models in Europe due to weak sales fr...

Report Suggests Honda is May be Looking to Cancel Insight Hybrid

Despite undercutting its Toyota Prius rival, the Honda Insight is not a successful model, so much so that Autoblog Green says it has fair...

Report: Honda May Stop Selling the Insight and CR-Z Hybrids in Europe

The Honda Insight and CR-Z hybrids may be discontinued in Europe before the arrival of next-generation models, because of poor sales. A co...

Honda Announces New Lightweight and Compact 1.5-liter Petrol-Electric Hybrid Powertrain

Honda today introduced a new hybrid powertrain that will eventually replace its Integrated Motor Assist (IMA) hybrid system used on small v...

Honda's Worldwide Hybrid Sales Break the 1 Million Mark after 13 Years

While not as near as successful as rivaling brand Toyota that sold its 4 millionth hybrid in May, 2012, Honda is a respectable foe in the...

Honda's Cumulative Worldwide Hybrid Sales Surpass 800,000 Units Since 1999

While not as near as successful as its native rival Toyota when it comes to hybrid models , Honda remains a major player in the category h...

NATS Turns First-Gen Honda Insight into the EV-Sports Prototype01

The students over at Nihon Automobile College [NATS] in Japan have churned out some pretty bizarre creations over the years ranging from a ...

Honda Introduces 2012 Insight Hybrid with Slightly Improved Fuel Economy in the States

At the recent 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show, Honda unveiled the subtly revised for the 2012MY Insight Hybrid , and now it's time for its in...

Honda Refreshes Insight Hybrid for 2012, CO2 Emissions Drops Below 100g/km

The upcoming Frankfurt Motor Show will see Honda revealing the 2012MY Insight hybrid alongside the European market 2012 Civic 5d hatchbac...

Honda to Invest $800 Million in New Mexico Plant

Honda announced today that it will invest $800 million to build a new assembly plant in Mexico. The factory , which is expected to be oper...

2011 Honda Insight with Subtle Revisions and Special Price Offer goes on Sale in the UK

The modestly improved for the 2011 model year Honda Insight hybrid with chassis and trim level changes has arrived at Honda's UK showr...

Hybrid Sales Dropping in the USA, Reasons Unclear

Irrelevant numbers aside, hybrid registrations in the States are falling. Some of the 17% drop between 2007 and 2009 has naturally been bla...