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  1. Toyota Hybrid Sales Flat In 2014, Honda Up By More Than Half GloballyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | GreenCarReports

    ... full hybrid system. That technology reflects a shift in the U.S. market away from smaller hybrid vehicles--the Honda Insight has been withdrawn--based on the company's Integrated Motor Assist (IMA) mild-hybrid technology. Honda has replaced the IMA ...

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  2. 2015 Honda CR-ZRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Automobile Magazine

    The sporty Honda CR-Z hybrid can now be had with updates from Honda Performance Development, or HPD, including a supercharger, sport suspension, limited-slip differential, sport exhaust, larger brakes, and summer tires to the six-speed manual models. The Honda CR-Z is a sporty two-door hatchback that seats two and harkens back to the CRX Si, and the first Insight hybrid.

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  3. Hybrids are forerunners of future electric vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Examiner.com

    ... alternative transportation to developed and developing countries. Many decades before the Toyota Prius or the Honda Insight 'hit the roads', hybrids were on the minds of developers and 'on the road to success'. Another interesting HEV development ...

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  4. Carlypso, Beepi aim to ease the pain of used-car salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | SFGate

    Miles Bennett-Smith, left, and his mother Elena Bennett are all smiles after purchasing a 2013 Honda Insight from Carlypso, a new online service for used-car buyers, Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015, in San Carlos, Calif. Chris Coleman the cofounder of a new online service for used-car buyers called Carlypso, hands paperwork to Elena Bennett, left, and her son Miles Bennett-Smith to complete their purchase of a 2013 Honda Insight, Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015, in San Carlos, Calif.

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  5. These Are the 9 Cars That Disappeared in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Time

    ... odd design features such as an asymmetric back window. Two hybrids were also discontinued in 2014, the Honda Insight and Acura ILX Hybrid. Of these cars, Cooperman added, "engine technology has become so good that the difference between the fuel ...

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  6. Running from the Cops in a Smart Car? REALLY??Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Automoblog.net

    ... hing 9 clowns would pour out of at the circus. I look forward to giving the new one a test drive. My first gen Honda Insight is getting a little tired.

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  7. Honda Civic Hybrid And Honda CR-Z: Sales Likely To End Soon?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | GreenCarReports

    ... to use its Integrated Motor Assist (IMA) mild hybrid system. Launched back in 1999 on the first-generation Honda Insight, the latest versions of IMA use a small 10- or 15-kilowatt (13- or 20-horsepower) electric motor that's not powerful enough to ...

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  8. Honda CR-Z, Civic Hybrid terminated in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    The Honda CR-Z and Civic Hybrid have been axed from the company's range in Australia, echoing a move made by Honda Europe to send the hybrid hatchback and the Insight to the chopping block almost a year ago. Honda Australia cites a major revamp of its hybrid range for the decision.

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  9. Honda to Launch New Alternative Fuel Options in 2018Read the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | PR Log

    PRLog - Jan. 26, 2015 - MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. -- The 2015 North American International Auto Show was quite the event for the Honda brand, and while the FCV Concept stole the show, Honda had quite a few other announcements of vehicles that would be making their way to Bosak Honda Michigan City very soon.

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  10. Billy Idol Rocks the Turf ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | City Pages

    Billy Idol and Steve Stevens played a very special acoustic set for the Current's 10th Anniversary celebration at the Turf Club. PHOTOS BY MIKE MADISON on January 19, 2014 My Uncle John just got metallic Honda Insight Hatchback from only workin parttime on a pc.

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  11. Hyundai spotted testing Prius-style hybridRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Autoblog

    The Toyota Prius has become an automotive icon maybe less so among actual automotive enthusiasts than with the public at large to the extent that most anyone on the street would recognize its five-door hatchback form and immediately identify it as a hybrid. Little wonder that Honda tried to emulate it with the second-gen Insight , but while that didn't work out so well for Honda, it looks like Hyundai is preparing to go down the same road with a dedicated hybrid of its own.

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  12. SPYSHOTS: Hyundai "AE" Prius-fighter dedicated hybrid seen wearing production bodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    ... the arch shape that the Prius made famous. The same goes for other hybrid models like the Chevrolet Volt and Honda Insight. There must be some market research out there somewhere that say consumers think this is how hybrid cars are supposed to look ...

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  13. The Stars Come Out for the New VoltRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... anxiety' with a Volt. Despite these pluses, the polarizing looks (read Chevy Impala cool from the front but Honda Insight geek from the back) and $40K price tag of the initial run of first-gen have never helped its mass appeal. "We looked at how we ...

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  14. 9 cars that disappeared in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | USA Today

    ... odd design features such as an asymmetric back window. Two hybrids were also discontinued in 2014, the Honda Insight and Acura ILX Hybrid. Of these cars, Cooperman added, "engine technology has become so good that the difference between the fuel ...

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  15. A History of American Honda In PicturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Autobytel

    ... as well received as the CR-X, del Sol led to a very highly significant car from Honda in 1999. The two-seat Honda Insight looked remarkably like an updated CR-X when it came to market as the first gasoline-electric hybrid model to be offered in the ...

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  16. PHEV sales trending at twice the rate of early hybridsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Autoblog

    ... That compares to the approximately 100,000 hybrids sold during the first four years after the Toyota Prius and Honda Insight started hybrid sales in 1999. Either way, new-car tailpipe emissions are down 87 percent since 2000, while collective ...

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  17. Honda rolls out six-seat Jade Hybrid wagon in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Autoblog

    Honda has tried its hand at making hybrids of all shapes and sizes whether dedicated or adapted to partial electric propulsion. There was the original two-seat Insight, the five-passenger Insight that followed, the 2+2 CR-Z hatchback and the hybrid version of the Vezel crossover to say nothing of hybrid versions of the Civic and Accord .

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  18. Eight vehicles that cost less to own as hybridsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... than they were just a few years ago. That's effectively pushed most 'mild hybrid' models, like the Honda Insight, out of the market, and it's made some of those hybrid versions a tougher calculation. Cribbing from Vincentric's list, removing the ...

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  19. Dearly Departed: Five Cars Discontinued for 2015 That Will Be MissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... national magazines covering those topics. Join me on Twitter @matthewdepaula Slow selling small cars like the Honda Insight, Nissan Cube and Scion xD will fade quickly from memory after getting axed by automakers following the current model year. ...

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  20. How To Own The Cheapest And Most Reliable 70+ MPG Hybrid Ever MadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Jalopnik

    ... Unfortunately, that car doesn't exist. But it can. I'm here to show you how to make the otherwise forgotten Honda Insight into a truly epic gas miser that lasts forever. Cars made by the Honda Motor Company usually don't have many glaring faults, ...

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