How Much Power Does the 2021 Honda Insight Have?

2021 Honda Insight Performance Specs and Features

When looking for a new vehicle, there are several different things you have to consider. No matter what your personal requirements are, performance is always an important factor. Whether you want to enjoy great fuel economy or thrilling power, performance is a major part.

 If you’re looking to enjoy both performance and efficiency, look no further than the 2021 Honda Insight. This hybrid sedan will provide you with both excellent performance and efficiency. In this post, we will be exploring the performance specs and features of the 2021 Honda Insight.  

Powerful and reliable hybrid performance

2021 Honda Insight exterior front passenger side coming around corner in city at night

The impressive performance of the 2021 Honda Insight is created by its hybrid system. This system includes an engine, an electric motor, and a battery. The engine under the hood is a 1.5-liter inline four-cylinder engine. This engine delivers up to 107 horsepower and 99 lb-ft of torque. The electric motor in this hybrid system is an AC Synchronous Permanent-Magnet Electric Motor. This electric motor produces up to 129 horsepower and 197 lb-ft of torque.

Finally, the hybrid system is completed with a lithium-ion battery. This system achieves a total system horsepower of 151.5 hp. The hybrid system is paired with an Electronic Continuously Variable Transmission with Shift-By-Wire, Sport Mode and Deceleration Selectors. Sport Mode allows you to enjoy a sportier driving experience by adjusting the steering, throttle response, and shift points. Together, the hybrid system and transmission produce a fuel economy rating* of 55 city mpg, 49 highway mpg, and 52 combined mpg.


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*Based on 2020 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-package/condition, and other factors.