The 2013 Honda
Can your car complement your
life? It can - if you choose
one that reflects your style,
sense of fun, and concern
for the environment.
steer your course
Presenting the 2013 Insight:
a hybrid that’s designed - 
and priced - for those of us
who count the miles, as well
as make the miles count.
Find your way.
Make a connection.
With over 10 million points of interest* to quickly
If better mpg2 translates into longer trips,
find your destination and FM Traffic to
the Insight is equipped to keep you in
help avoid slow spots, the available Honda
the comfort zone. Connect your iPod®**
Satellite-Linked Navigation System1 can
to the USB Audio Interface3 (LX and
efficiently get you where you need to go.
above) and find the perfect song using
Plus, the rearview camera with guidelines
the steering wheel-mounted audio
can assist you with parking once you arrive.
controls (LX and above). Or make a call
*Some roads unverified. Please see your Honda dealer for more details.
using Bluetooth® 4 HandsFreeLink® (EX
models) while keeping both hands on
the steering wheel.††
dash inside
It’s a Honda, so “fun to drive” is
built right in. The leather-
wrapped steering wheel and
racing-inspired paddle shifters
(EX and above) will put the joy
back into any commute.
Or simply keep it in Drive and
let the smooth continuously
variable transmission (CVT)
do all the work.
**iPod® is a registered trademark of Apple Inc.
††Drive responsibly. Some state laws prohibit the operation
of handheld electronic devices while operating a vehicle.
For safety reasons, always launch your audio application
or perform any other operation on your phone or audio
device only when the vehicle is safely parked.
Be flexible.
c and
The 60/40 split rear seat folds down to maximize
cargo space and make it easier to slide in long
objects. And those who get to ride along are
treated to a comfortable and spacious interior.
Honda reminds you to properly secure items stored in the cargo area.
Consider and conserve.
Pushing the dash-mounted ECON button
modifies various vehicle systems to help
minimize the vehicle’s overall energy
use - and help maximize efficiency.2
The Insight is always ready to roam. The
EPA numbers are important, but how
refined aerodynamics, tires and engine
you drive also affects your fuel
help achieve an EPA-rated 41 mpg in
economy.2 The Insight features the
the city and 44 mpg on the highway.2
remarkable Eco Assist system so
you can monitor your driving
habits, make adjustments and
help boost your efficiency.2
Insight EX shown in Alabaster Silver Metallic.
Keep it clean.
The Insight’s advanced aerodynamic
design helps enhance fuel efficiency2 and
gives the Insight its sleek, futuristic style.
Insight EX shown in Polished Metal Metallic.
Take a brake.
The hybrid engine makes
 for smooth starts. The
 standard anti-lock brakes
 with Electronic Brake
Distribution (EBD) do the
same for the stops.
go safely
Along with advanced engine technology, Honda is dedicated to designing advanced
safety technology. This includes active front head restraints, which move forward and
up in a moderate-to-severe rear-end impact, reducing the likelihood of neck injury.
Also on the standard safety list: six airbags,* a Tire Pressure Monitoring System
(TPMS)5 and Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA®) with traction control. And those are just
a few of the standard safety features found on the 2013 Insight.
*Honda reminds you and your passengers to always buckle up. Children 12 and under are safest when properly restrained in the rear seat.
VSA is not a substitute for safe driving. It cannot correct the vehicle’s course in every situation or compensate for reckless driving.
Control of the vehicle always remains with the driver.
ACE this one.
Advanced Compatibility
Engineering (ACE) body
structure is an exclusive Honda
body design that enhances
occupant protection and crash
compatibility in frontal collisions.
Insight LX
Insight EX
Insight LX
Insight EX
Engine Type
In-Line 4-Cylinder
In-Line 4-Cylinder
In-Line 4-Cylinder
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA®)
Engine Block/Cylinder Head
with Traction Control
Displacement (cc)
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
Horsepower @ rpm
Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)
98 @ 5800
98 @ 5800
98 @ 5800
Combined engine (SAE net) + electric motor
Brake Assist
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)5
123 @ 1000-1700
123 @ 1000-1700
123 @ 1000-1700
Combined engine (SAE net) + electric motor
Daytime Running Lights (DRL)
Valve Train
8-Valve SOHC i-VTEC®
8-Valve SOHC i-VTEC
8-Valve SOHC i-VTEC
Drive-by-Wire Throttle System
Advanced Compatibility Engineering
Eco Assist System
(ACE) Body Structure
CARB Emissions Rating6
Dual-Stage, Multiple-Threshold Front Airbags (SRS)
Direct Ignition System with Immobilizer
Front Side Airbags with Passenger-Side
100K +/- Miles No Scheduled Tune-Ups*
Occupant Position Detection System (OPDS)
Side Curtain Airbags
Driver’s and Front Passenger’s
DC Brushless Motor
Active Head Restraints
(Permanent Magnet AC Synchronous)
3-Point Seat Belts at all Seating Positions
Power (hp @ rpm)
13 @ 1500
13 @ 1500
13 @ 1500
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)
58 @ 1000
58 @ 1000
58 @ 1000
Front 3-Point Seat Belts with
Automatic Tensioning System
Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren (LATCH):
Nickel Metal Hydride (Ni-MH) Battery
Lower Anchors (2nd-row outboard),
Output (Volts)
Tether Anchors (2nd-row all)
Rated Capacity
5.75 Ah
5.75 Ah
5.75 Ah
Drivers and Front Passengers Seat-Belt Reminder
Child-Proof Rear Door Locks
Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT)
with Paddle Shifters
Drivers Seat with Manual Height Adjustment
MacPherson Strut Front Suspension/
Adjustable Front Seat-Belt Anchors
Torsion-Beam Rear Suspension
Reclining Front Seatbacks
15" with Full Covers
15" with Full Covers
15" Alloy
Adjustable Head Restraints
All-Season Tires
185 / 60 R15 84T
185 / 60 R15 84T
185 / 60 R15 84T
60/40 Split Fold-Down Rear Seatback
CVT (City/Highway/Combined)
160-Watt AM/FM/CD Audio System
with 2 Speakers
with 4 Speakers
with 6 Speakers
Fuel (gal)
Selector Knob
Required Fuel
Regular Unleaded
Regular Unleaded
Regular Unleaded
USB Audio Interface3
MP3/Auxiliary Input Jack
Security System with Remote Entry
Remote Entry only
MP3/Windows Media® Audio (WMA)7
Projector-Beam Halogen Headlights
Playback Capability
with Auto-On/Off
with Blue-Tinted Chrome Bezels
LED Brake Lights with Blue-Tinted Chrome Bezels
12-Volt Battery Charging System Indicator
Blue Backlit Gauges
Automatic Climate Control
ECON Button
Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System 1
ECON Mode Indicator
with Voice Recognition, FM Traffic
Electric Power Steering (EPS) Indicator
and Rearview Camera with Guidelines
Bluetooth ® 4 HandsFreeLink®
Idle-Stop Indicator
IMA Charge and Assist Indicator
Steering Wheel-Mounted Paddle Shifters
Perforated Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel
IMA System Indicator
Leather-Wrapped Shift Knob
Immobilizer System Indicator
Maintenance Minder Indicator
Illuminated Steering Wheel-Mounted
Security System Indicator
Audio and Cruise Controls
Map Lights
TPMS5 Indicator
12-Volt Power Outlet
Two-Tier Instrument Panel
Floor Mats
VSA System and VSA-Off Indicators
*Does not apply to fluid and filter changes. Will vary with driving conditions. Please see your Honda dealer for details.
All 2013 Honda vehicles - and any Honda Genuine Accessories installed at the time of vehicle purchase  - are covered by a 3-year/36,000-mile limited warranty.8
Plus, Honda cars and trucks are covered by a 5-year/60,000-mile Limited Powertrain Warranty,8 too. The Battery Limited Warranty9 is 8 years/100,000 miles (ULEV rating) (non-CARB states).
For more information or assistance, see your Honda dealer or please give us a call at 1
Whether you wish to buy or lease
Honda Care® is an affordable,
Manufactured to the same strict
Over 40 years ago, Honda took on the challenge of air pollution. Reports in the late 60s clearly showed
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comprehensive vehicle and
standards as Honda vehicles,
the harmful effects of pollution on young people. "Blue Skies For Our Children" became the rallying
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Honda Genuine Accessories are the
cry for Honda engineers and soon, new technology was developed leading to cleaner automobile
process. Please ask your dealer
Honda reliability, service and
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engines. This rallying cry remains an integral part of Honda culture, as we take on todays environmental
which lease or purchase plan
parts. Please see your Honda
protect your vehicle. Please see
challenges. By following this path, we have achieved major breakthroughs for the road, the home
best suits your needs.
dealer for details.
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and the skies. And step by step we get closer to fulfilling our promise to the next generation.
1 The Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System is available on the EX model in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. (FM Traffic service only available in the United States, except Alaska.) Please see your Honda dealer for details.  2 41 city/44 highway/42 combined mpg rating. Based on 2013 EPA mileage ratings.
Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.  3 The USB Audio Interface is used for direct connection to and control of some current digital audio players and other USB devices that contain MP3, WMA or AAC music files. Some USB devices with
security software and digital rights-protected files may not work. Please see your Honda dealer for details.  4 The Bluetooth ® word mark and logos are owned by the Bluetooth SIG, Inc., and any use of such marks by Honda Motor Co., Ltd., is under license.  5 For optimal tire wear and performance, tire pressure should be
checked regularly with a gauge. Do not rely solely on the monitor system. Please see your Honda dealer for details.  6 AT-PZEV (Advanced Technology Partial Zero-Emission Vehicle) models as certified by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) are available in California and states that have adopted California
Zero-Emission Vehicle regulations. Models in non-CARB states are ULEV-2 (Ultra-Low-Emission Vehicle) certified by the California Air Resources Board (CARB).  7 Windows Media® is a trademark or registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.  83-Year/36,000-Mile Limited
Warranty. 5‑Year/60,000-Mile­Limited Powertrain Warranty. Ordinary maintenance or adjustments, parts subject to normal wear and replacement, and certain items are excluded. Please see your Honda dealer for details. 9 Battery-pack limited warranty may vary. Please see your Honda dealer for details.  Always use
seat belts and appropriate child seats. Children 12 and under are safest when properly restrained in the rear seat.  Specifications, features, illustrations and equipment shown in this brochure are based upon the latest available information at the time of printing. Although descriptions are believed to be correct,
accuracy cannot be guaranteed. American Honda Motor Co., Inc., reserves the right to make changes at any time, without notice or obligation, in colors, specifications, accessories, materials and models. Some features mentioned herein are not available in all areas. Please see your Honda dealer for details. Some vehicles
may be shown with optional equipment. Available = Optional. All images contained herein are either owned by American Honda Motor Co., Inc., or used under a valid license. It is a violation of federal law to reproduce these images without express written permission from American Honda Motor Co., Inc., or the individual
copyright owner of such images. Honda Financial Services is a DBA of American Honda Finance Corporation. Honda, the H‑mark symbol, Honda Care, Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System, Advanced Compatibility Engineering, ACE, Eco Assist, ECON logo, HandsFreeLink, Integrated Motor Assist IMA, i-VTEC,
Maintenance Minder, Vehicle Stability Assist and VSA are trademarks of Honda Motor Co., Ltd. © 2012 American Honda Motor Co., Inc.

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