This year will see Honda introducing an old name back into the line-up, however there is nothing old about the brand new 2019 Honda Insight.
In fact you won’t even recognize the Insight when compared to earlier versions.
The new model made its premier recently but won’t be on the road for a few months yet and is still considered a prototype model.
This is a hybrid model that uses the best of gasoline and electricity depending on driving conditions.
The Insight will have a 1.5 L, Atkinson 4-cylinder gasoline engine and an electric motor powered by a lithium-ion battery pack that is stored underneath the rear seats.
The new design boasts a sleek profile that is low with a wide stance.
Long sweeping lines define the front end and molded body panes that finish off with dynamic character lines across the trunk.
LED technology power the headlights and taillights.
Inside there is room for five passengers with room to spare for a comfortable ride. To offer flexibility, the rear seats provide a 60 / 40 split for folding down if you need some extra room for cargo.
Technology is at your fingertips through the main console screen. Available Apple CarPlay and Andoid Auto keep you connected and customizable app capability will allow you to utilize a variety of functions.
When it comes to driver assist functions the Insight is loaded with standard features.
The intelligent suite of safety and driver assist technology is designed to alert a driver of potential problems on the road.
Collision Mitigation Braking, Road Departure Mitigation, Adaptive Cruise Control with Low Speed Follow, Lane Keeping Assist, and Traffic Sign Recognition will all be standard on the new Insight.
The all new 2019 Honda Insight will provide the convenience of a hybrid vehicle with styling and technology in one sleek looking package.