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Honda Insight

A Hybrid for Everyone

Scott Burgess | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Scott Burgess

Hybrids may not hit high volume numbers for years, but in terms of quality there has never been a better time to be a green car consumer.

Early Odds for Green Car of the Year

Scott Burgess | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Scott Burgess

For the 2010 model year consumers have lots to choose from, but my odds on favorite for this year's award, which will be handed out Dec. 3 at the Los Angeles Auto Show is the Toyota Prius.

Smart Cars, Terrorism, and Hoping for Audacity

Dr. Susan Corso | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dr. Susan Corso

The only option. Change. Radical, untried, brand new ideas implemented to change the way things have been done around here for decades. When are we going to get it? What's it going to take?

"Green cars" - Latest Automotive Marketing Scam

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Steve Parker

The numbers may tell one story, but because cars are still all about emotion, fun, sex and fashion, there's a large audience you'd have a hard time convincing that the Prius is "better" than the Mini.

One Man's Car Shows Why Aid to the Automakers Must Include a Commitment to Fuel Efficiency

Mitchell Bard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Mitchell Bard

By forcing General Motors and Chrysler to shift focus to a future of fuel-efficient vehicles, all of the concerns can be addressed. The automakers can be saved.

Hybrid Wars: Toyota To Sell Two Prius Models

AP | YURI KAGEYAMA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

TOKYO — Toyota will continue to sell the current Prius when the revamped version goes on sale in May in an unusual move likely to help the top-s...

New Honda Insight Takes On Prius

New York Times | HIROKO TABUCHI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The road is about to get a little more crowded for the Toyota Prius. Starting Tuesday, the Honda Motor Company will offer American consumers what it b...

Honda Insight Hybrid Will Sell For Less Than $20,000 Next Week

planetgreen.discovery.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

For the first time in the US, a hybrid car is truly being aimed at a mass market--and will be sold for under $20,000. On March 24th, Honda will introd...

New Honda Hybrid Challenges Prius, Promises To Revolutionize Market

Wired | Keith Buglewicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The new Honda Insight hybrid promises to revolutionize the hybrid market by making gas-electric cars affordable. But the five-door hatchback with a ro...

Los Angeles Auto Show - It's a wrap!

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

How anxious are the Detroit Three carmakers to make sales? My wife and I were at the Los Angeles Auto Show last night, "Black Friday," at the Los Ang...

Lamborghini hybrids, Citroen diesel/electrics, Honda's Prius-fighter, budget Ferraris and more from the Paris Car Show

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Steve Parker

Opening in the shadow of the worst auto sales in the US in over 15 years, the biennial Paris Car Show begins welcoming the public this Saturday and ru...

Honda Rolls Out New Hybrid, Looks To Challenge Toyota

New York Times | JERRY GARRETT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Honda issued its challenge to the Toyota Prius on Thursday, introducing the Insight hybrid at the Paris Motor Show. "Honda is committed to taking a l...

Hybrid Honda Insight, Hybrid Motorcycle Lead Green Push

Autopia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Honda hopes to aggressively compete with the Toyota Prius by unveiling its own affordable hybrid car that will hit markets in the relatively new futur...

Honda Unveils A New Hybrid

New York Times | Richard S. Chang | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Next year Honda and Toyota will go head-to-head with new flagship gas-electric hybrid cars. We all know what to expect from Toyota; its Prius is the b...