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  1. California providing incentives up to $12K to help low-income families afford the cleanest carsRead the original story

    Thursday | Green Car Congress

    ... greater, are eligible for $6,500 in incentives. If the replacement car gets 35 mpg or greater (Toyota Prius or Honda Insight), that goes up to $7,000. A plug-in hybrid (e.g. Chevy Volt), or an electric car (e.g. Nissan Leaf) receives $9,500. In ...

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  2. The 10 Best Full Size Hybrid carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Autobytel

    ... Those were such simple times in the automotive world; if you wanted a hybrid your choices were Toyota Prius or Honda Insight , and that was about it. Skeptics viewed both models as overly expensive science experiments doomed to failure and snidely ...

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  3. Test Drive: Ford MondeoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | IcWalsall

    The latest Ford Mondeo pulls out all the stops in a bid to convince British buyers that the medium-range family hatch isn't a thing of the past. The latest Ford Mondeo pulls out all the stops in a bid to convince British buyers that the medium-range family hatch isn't a thing of the past.

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  4. Detroit Auto Show highlights - 5 for FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... with something more stylish and refined, carrying a lot of safety gear, and you've got a real compelling car. Honda Insight Honda's dedicated hybrid model is back, this time packing a decidedly Prius-like silhouette. Apparently when you set out to ...

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  5. 2010 Honda Insight hybridRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Did you know Honda was the first automobile manufacturer to introduce a gas/electric hybrid model vehicle in the U.S.? They were, but the Toyota Prius quickly become the predominant hybrid in the U.S. Now Honda has redesigned the Insight for 2010 and lowered the price "to bring the advantages of a hybrid powertrain to a new, less-affluent set of buyers." The redesigned 2010 Honda Insight gas/electric hybrid features a 1.3-liter, four-cylinder gasoline engine and a 10-kilowatt electric motor which creates a reasonably simple but still effective hybrid drive system.

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  6. Honda Insight Hybrid: The Least-Wanted Car In America?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | GreenCarReports

    Automakers and their dealers know that when a vehicle is updated, redesigned, or discontinued, the last lagging examples of the old model may sit on lots for months, perhaps even years. So it appears to be with the Honda Insight, the subcompact mild hybrid hatchback that the company discontinued after the 2014 model year.

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  7. Consumers Could Pay Cash for More Than 13,000 Different Vehicles with the Average Tax RefundRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | The Auto Channel

    ... are available for those looking to trade in a gas guzzler for something more efficient - options include the Honda Insight and Civic Hybrid and the Toyota Prius. Pickings are slim for drivers who prefer a stick shift - out of the 13,000 plus ...

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  8. 10 cars Americans don't want to buyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Journal and Courier

    ... For example, a Nissan GT-R spent about 170 days on the lot before it was sold last year, second only to the Honda Insight. However, the GT-R is in the very exclusive supercar category, and its unit sales of just 1,500 in 2014 was small compared to ...

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  9. Auto sales: Which models are slow sellersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | ClickOnDetroit

    ... around $100,000, the GTR is designed to be very exclusive and may be unobtainable for many American consumers. Honda Insight -- No car model spent more time on the lot than the Honda Insight, which took about 171 days to sell on average. That's 100 ...

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  10. The Top 10 BIGGEST Losers On The U.S. Auto Market, Right NOW - Are YOU Surprised With This List?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | AutoSpies

    ... 8. Volvo XC90 7. Fiat 500L 6. Cadillac XTS 5. Buick Verano 4. Infiniti Q60 3. Cadillac ELR 2. Nissan GT-R 1. Honda Insight ...While people are buying cars again, the demand for certain vehicles each year is remarkably low. According to data provided ...

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  11. 10 cars Americans don't want to buyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... For example, a Nissan GT-R spent about 170 days on the lot before it was sold last year, second only to the Honda Insight. However, the GT-R is in the very exclusive supercar category, and its unit sales of just 1,500 in 2014 was small compared to ...

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  12. 10 Cars Americans Don't Want To Buy AnymoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Switched

    ... For example, a Nissan GT-R spent about 170 days on the lot before it was sold last year, second only to the Honda Insight. However, the GT-R is in the very exclusive supercar category, and its unit sales of just 1,500 in 2014 was small compared to ...

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  13. Honda: Meet The New CivicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    Honda unveiled its next generation Civic at the New York Auto Show on April 1st. Thankfully, the prototype was no April Fool's joke given its revolutionary design and increased model count.

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  14. Honda: Meet The New CivicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    Honda unveiled its next generation Civic at the New York Auto Show on April 1st. Thankfully, the prototype was no April Fool's joke given its revolutionary design and increased model count.

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  15. VW Bus Hybrid That Never Was: The Microbus Prototype Of 1977Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | GreenCarReports

    ... cities, although it's unclear if it ever got the chance to do that. In the end, both the Toyota Prius and Honda Insight hybrids used more energy-dense nickel-metal-hydride battery packs, rather than the VW hybrid's lead-acid batteries. Still, it's ...

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  16. Hybrids gaining speed on the road to alternative transportationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... version of this new genre, anywhere, by almost a decade. (The first Toyota Prius came in1997, the first Honda Insight in 1999.) With information generously supplied by the Corporate Archives of Audi AG, and personal research, the jigsaw puzzle of ...

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  17. Honda CR-Z successor planned, to use Civic Type R's engineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | INAUTONEWS

    A successor of the Honda CR-Z is currently being planned by the Japanese based automaker and this should use the same engine which is found on the new Civic Type R generation. Honda has some big plans for its future models and one of them is the introduction of a successor for the CR-Z.

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  18. Transmission-less Koenigsegg Regera revealed at Geneva motor showRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | AutoWeek

    ... to Koenigsegg this system saves weight over a traditional two-drivetrain "parallel hybrid," like the early Honda Insight , and has better performance than a series hybrid, like the range-extending BMW i3 . The complete system, including the 620-volt ...

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

    Feb 27, 2015 | 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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  20. 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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