2019 Honda Insight Review
Making the choice to switch to a Hybrid can be daunting. Though ultimately a smart option for you and the environment, with new models coming out all the time, choosing one can prove to be difficult. However, with the incredible forward-thinking technology that Honda has put into their Insight model, your decision might not be so hard.
To provide you with everything you need to know about this hybrid sedan, the professionals at Honda of Bay County has created this 2019 Honda Insight review. Drivers in the Panama City, Springfield, and Callaway areas can now know what this vehicle is all about before heading to the lot.
2019 Insight Performance Specs
This highly efficient sedan gets its smooth handling and performance from what you’ll find under the hood. With the 1.5L 4-cylinder engine, the Insight generates 107 horsepower and 99 lb-ft of torque. Alongside it, you’ll find the AC Synchronous Permanent-Magnet Electric Motor, which gives you a combined horsepower of 151, providing a seamless ride every time.
It also includes the Lithium-Ion battery and an electronic Continuously Variable Transmission, which is equipped with shift-by-wire technology, deceleration selectors, and a sport mode. All of this together gives you an outstanding EPA-estimated fuel economy of 55 city/49 highway MPG.1With a 10.6-gallon tank, there is undoubtedly going to be fewer gas station trips in your future.
2019 Honda Insight Interior
The Honda Insight skips on ordinary features when it comes to the cabin. Elegance meets sportiness and functionality in this model as it comes with a load of helpful features, including:
- Deceleration Selectors: Right from your steering wheel, you’ll have the power to take control over regenerative braking, which charges your battery with a push of a button.
- Driver Information Interface: Manage a suite of data on your dashboard with easy-to-read info about your trips, energy flow, and more.
- Dash & Instrument Panel: With a touch of luxury, soft leather and double stitching havebeen added around the front of the Insight.
- Shift-by-Wire:This feature lets you change from ECON to Sportmode or Drive simply by pressing a button.
Connectivity Where It Matters
Staying connected on the road is crucial nowadays, and the 2019 Honda Insight makes it easy. With the available Apple CarPlay™ or Android Auto™, you can integrate your smartphone to the optional 8-inch touchscreen to receive notifications, calls, and streaming ability.
Also available on this screen, you can gain info about the car itself and even connect it with the HondaLink® Mobile App for more information, even when you’re not in the vehicle. Need more ways to stay in the know? Opt for the available hotspot capability, so you and your passengers can save more data.
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Check Out This Hybrid in Person at Honda of Bay County
Once you have gained the important details in our 2019 Honda Insight review, schedule an appointment for a test drive. Our team is always happy to take customers on the roads of Panama City, Springfield, and Callaway to experience this one-of-a-kind vehicle.
1 55 city/49 highway/52 combined mpg rating for LX and EX trims. 51 city/45 highway/48 combined mpg rating for the Touring trim. Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-package/condition, and other factors.