■ Model: 2019 Honda Insight Hybrid
■ Engine: 1.5-litre, four-cylinder, 107 horsepower, 99 lb.-ft. of torque, regular fuel. Electric motor: 120 horsepower, 197 lb.ft. of torque. Combined output: 151 horsepower
■ continuously variable automatic
■ NRCan rating (litres/100km city/highway): 4.6 / 5.3
■ Length: 4,662 mm
■ Width: 2,087 mm
■ Wheelbase: 2,700 mm
■ Weight: 1,382 kg
■ Price: $27,900 as tested, plus freight
■ Competition: Chevrolet Volt, Toyota Prius
■ Standard equipment: 17inch alloy wheels, adaptive cruise control, lane-watch blind spot display, lane keep assist, dual zone automatic climate control, auto dimming rear-view mirror, wireless mobile phone interface, rear-view camera, power windows and locks, remote keyless entry, tilt and telescope steering column, power driver’s seat, heated front seats, eight-speaker audio system, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, Hondalink with Sirius eyes-free compatibility and SMS text functions.
■ Active safety: automatic high beams, forward collision warning and mitigation braking systems, lane departure warning system, road departure mitigation system, traffic-sign recognition system.
■ Options on test vehicle: none