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This is an excellent vehicle. It is comfortable and roomy specially for cargo. With the back seats folded down you have more than enough room for carting anything around. There is plenty of head and leg room. The MPG is the best. I am getting 45 MPG after 5 years of long distance driving. This is not a sports car so yes the pick up is a bit slow but considering the MPG it is well worth it.
excellent value..sufficient power for CA freeways..minor glitch in vapor sensor registering non-existent leak -waiting for engineers to fix code..milage overall driving 38 mpg's comfortable ride
The wife loves the proximity key feature. Great on gas and surprisingly roomy. I wasn't too happy with the style initially but it has grown on me. It's a little low on power but what do you expect. I am happy to be saving a lot on gas. I recommend this car, I will be buying another Prius when this one gives up.
Not going to win a lot of style points but for practicality in an era of $4 a gallon gasoline it's hard to beat. The car is actually pretty roomy for both passengers and cargo given it's MPG. The quality is great - I've never had a problem with it. And with it's hybrid electric/gas engine it has surprisingly nice pickup.
Pros: mpg and very helpful MID
Cons: back seat spaceI have driven from Dallas to Orlando and back averaging 52 mpg. Another short trip from Houston to Dallas averaging 59 mpg. Overall I get between 52-54 mpg with 90% city and 10% hwy. Extremely pleased with my 2011 Insight LX. My fellow co-workers still can't believe this little Insight can do just as well as a 26K Prius for 6K less.
Pros: Good gas mileage
Cons: Wiper motor went out twice in 5 yearsI have over 200,000 miles and still no problems.
Pros: Technological dash board.
Cons: Price.If viewed for what it's meant to be, and that is an in-town economy car, one can only say the Honda Insight is a winner. We average 38 to 42 actual mpg with only in town driving. If you have to drive on the highway everyday, this car is not for you. I hate to say it, but you'd prolly like the Prius much better on the open road.