|Honda Insight EX
By Gary Chan
- Good gas mileage
- Steering is tight and responsive
- Rear visibility
- Acceleration – slow and steady wins the race
- Noise, Vibration, Harshness (NVH)
Honda has a tough job playing catch-up to Toyota, who already built two-generations of the Prius, in the hybrid market . Sure Honda had the original Insight, but “practicality” was not used to describe the original version and the Civic Hybrid was never really compared to the Prius. How does the new Insight stack up as a direct competitor to the Prius?