The Honda Insight is a hybrid electric vehicle (HEV) known for its fuel efficiency and eco-friendliness. The 2012 Honda Insight was part of the second generation of Insights and received several updates and improvements compared to the first generation. Here are some key details about the 2012 Honda Insight:
Engine and Hybrid System:
The 2012 Honda Insight was powered by a 1.3-liter four-cylinder gasoline engine paired with an Integrated Motor Assist (IMA) hybrid system.
The IMA system included an electric motor that worked in conjunction with the gasoline engine to improve fuel economy.
The 2012 Insight was designed to be highly fuel-efficient, with an EPA-estimated combined fuel economy rating of around 42 to 44 miles per gallon (mpg) depending on the trim level.
The 2012 Honda Insight was available in multiple trim levels, including the base LX and the higher-end EX trim.
The Insight was equipped with various standard features, including power windows and locks, air conditioning, a CD audio system, and more.
Higher trim levels may have included additional features such as alloy wheels, navigation, and Bluetooth connectivity.
The 2012 Honda Insight had a distinctive hatchback design, with a sloping roofline and aerodynamic features to enhance fuel efficiency.
Safety features included antilock brakes, stability control, front-seat side airbags, side curtain airbags, and active front head restraints.