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

    12 hrs ago | 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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  2. Honda to Launch New Alternative Fuel Options in 2018Read the original story

    Monday | 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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  3. Billy Idol Rocks the Turf ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | 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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  4. Hyundai spotted testing Prius-style hybridRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | 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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  5. SPYSHOTS: Hyundai "AE" Prius-fighter dedicated hybrid seen wearing production bodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | 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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  6. The Stars Come Out for the New VoltRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | 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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  7. 9 cars that disappeared in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | 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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  8. A History of American Honda In PicturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | 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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  9. PHEV sales trending at twice the rate of early hybridsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | 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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  10. Honda rolls out six-seat Jade Hybrid wagon in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | 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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  11. Eight vehicles that cost less to own as hybridsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | 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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  12. Dearly Departed: Five Cars Discontinued for 2015 That Will Be MissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | 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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  13. How To Own The Cheapest And Most Reliable 70+ MPG Hybrid Ever MadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | 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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  14. Hammer Time: Who Wants A Brown Prius?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Jalopnik

    ... true for the new and the near-new hybrid marketplace, it's also true for the older hybrids as well. The 2001 Honda Insight you see here... I bought it for only $4000 at an auto auction back in the spring of 2009. It had 145,000 miles, and thanks to ...

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  15. Plug-Ins May Be the Next Logical Step After HybridsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    In the auto world, there are two distinctly different circles: Tree huggers, and petrol heads. Historically, these circles have seldom interacted, but for the last 15 or so years, the two sides have - on paper, at least - met a sort of compromise in the form of hybrid cars championed by the likes of the Toyota Prius and Honda Insight.

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  16. Honda Motorwerks Celebrates Fifteen Years of Hybrid CarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Honda Motorwerks in La Crosse celebrated fifteen years of hybrid cars Saturday afternoon. The Honda Insight, released in 1999, was the first hybrid car in the United States.

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  17. Global advanced batteries market: Over $60 billion industry by 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | PR-inside.com

    ... emissions and lower fuel consumption have driven impressive uptake of HEVs, such as the Toyota Prius and Honda Insight, in recent years, resulting in the electric vehicles battery sector expanding from a value of $3.6 billion in 2008 to $10.3 ...

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  18. Spreen Honda Presents The Happy Honda Sales Event in RiversideRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2014 | PR Log

    PRLog - Dec. 5, 2014 - Spreen Honda, an auto dealer serving all of Riverside, is currently hosting the Happy Honda Days Sales Event. Cars included in the special include the 2014 Honda Accord, Sedan, Pilot and Crosstour.

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  19. Auto Review: The evolving Toyota Prius hybridRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | The Hartford Courant

    ... was met with a bit of skepticism at first, for while it wasn't the first hybrid on the American market (the Honda Insight had that honor), it was the first one that could propel itself solely on electric power for short stints. New technology is ...

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  20. HEV Batteries and AccessoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2014 | PowerPulse

    ... also offers after-market replacement batteries for HEVs. Replacement battery packs cost about $2,100 for Honda Insight, Civic and Accord HEVs. "Right now we are just offering batteries for hybrid cars," said Bumblebee Batteries President Eli Pruett. ...

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