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2011 Honda Insight 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 2011 Honda Civic Hybrid
     
CVT
  • CVT
  • CVT PZEV
  • CVT LX
  • CVT LX PZEV
  • CVT EX
  • CVT EX PZEV
  • CVT EX with Navigation
  • CVT EX PZEV with Navigation
Sedan LS
  • Sedan LS
  • Sedan ECO
  • Sedan 1LT
  • Sedan 2LT
  • Sedan LTZ
CVT Hybrid Sedan
  • CVT Hybrid Sedan
  • CVT Hybrid Sedan with Leather
  • CVT Hybrid Sedan with Navigation
  • CVT Hybrid Sedan with Leather and Navigation

Prices

MSRP $18,200 $16,525 $23,950
Invoice $17,184 $15,864 $22,042
Avg. Paid $11,464 $11,717 $13,101

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.8 8.3 8.2
Critics' Rating 7.1 9.2 8.5
Performance 7.8 8.5 7.3
Interior 7.6 8.7 7.9
Operating Cost 8.7 8.3 8.7
Safety 9.3 9.7 7.0
Reliability 3.5 2.5 4.5

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Great safety scores
  • Good reliability rating
  • Steering and braking feels natural
  • Excellent fuel economy ratings
  • Excellent safety scores
  • Large, comfortable cabin
  • Good fuel economy
  • Available high-tech features
  • Outstanding fuel economy ratings
  • Quality interior
  • High reliability ratings
Cons
  • Slow to accelerate
  • Tight rear row
  • USB port, Bluetooth not standard
  • May have a higher price than the competition
  • Sluggish acceleration
  • Dated navigation system
  • Little trunk space
  • Subpar performance in NHTSA crash tests

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Manual Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front wheel drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas/Electric I4 1.3L/82 Gas I4 1.8L/110 Gas/Electric I4 1.3L/82
MPG 40 City / 43 Hwy 26 City / 36 Hwy 40 City / 43 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style 5 Door Sedan Sedan 4 Door Sedan

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 100.4 105.7 106.3
Length, Overall (in) 172.3 181.0 177.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 70.7 69.0
Height, Overall (in) 56.2 58.1 56.3

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler Standard

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2717 - TBD - 2877

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Standard Standard Standard
Tires - Rear All-Season Standard Standard Standard
Compact Spare Tire Standard Optional Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard
Wheel Locks Optional Optional
Steel Wheels Standard Standard
Wheel Covers Standard Standard

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard Standard
Cruise Control Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Optional Optional Optional
Auto-Off Headlights Standard
Interior Cargo Shade Optional
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Optional Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Optional
Navigation from Telematics Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Optional Optional Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional Optional
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 85 94.6 90.9
Front Head Room (in) 38.4 39.3 39.4
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3 42.3 42.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.7 54.7 53.6
Front Hip Room (in) 51.6 53.0 51.9
Second Head Room (in) 35.9 37.9 37.4
Second Leg Room (in) 33.5 35.4 34.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 50.4 53.9 52.3
Second Hip Room (in) 48.7 52.4 51.0
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (cu. ft.) 31.5
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 15.4 10.4

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Changer Optional
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Optional Standard Optional

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Optional

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Body Air Bag Standard

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard
Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard
Emergency Trunk Release Standard Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Engine Type Gas/Electric I4 Gas I4 Gas/Electric I4
Displacement 1.3L/82 1.8L/110 1.3L/82
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 98 @ 5800 136 @ 6300 110 @ 6000
Torque (Net @ RPM) - TBD - 123 @ 3800 123 @ 1000 - 2500
Transmission Continuously variable ratio manual w/OD CVT
Turning diameter 36.1 35.7 34.8

Fuel

Hybrid Fuel Standard Standard
Gasoline Fuel Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 40 26 40
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 43 36 43
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 10.6 15.6 12.3

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front MacPherson strut MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion-beam Compound Crank Multi-link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Z-link

Transmission

Automatic Standard Optional Standard
6-Speed Automatic Optional
Continuously Variable Trans Standard Standard
Manual Standard
6-Speed Manual Standard
Transmission Overdrive Switch Standard

Safety scores should only be compared between vehicles of similar size and weight. Larger, heavier vehicles generally provide more protection than smaller, lighter ones.