This is the prototype of the Honda Insight that will be displayed in Detroit

a Few days prior to Christmas day, Honda showed us a preview of the prototype Honda Insight, which already informed us that it would be presented in the Detroit Auto show 2018. Despite the fact that there are still a few days to the inauguration of the event, the signature asian has decided to desvelarlo completely and inform us all the news and technologies available on this vehicle.

Even if the mark is nippon not transmits performance data officers, as a power, has left us a good clear that resort to the new composite propellant that will combine an electric system and a heat engine of gasoline with 1,500 cc that will work in the Atkinson cycle. The lithium-ion batteries will be located under the back seats of this model of 5-seater, which helps to improve the space distribution and not to penalize with the center of gravity.

According to Honda, in the mayorĂ­a of situations will be the electrical system who drives the Insight, using the heat engine as a generator of electricity. Despite the fact that, as we cited, it has not ceased performance data, Honda themselves have stated that it will offer a class-leading power. In addition, the consumption – estimated fuel is more than 50 miles per gallon, that can translate as a data less than 4.7 liters per 100 kilometers tours.

Among other things, Honda has also emphasized the strong commitment to this future by the systems of driving assistance and safety assistants, then the Honda Insight 2019 will come with important equipment series as the braking autonomous emergency, warning of involuntary departure of lane, adaptive cruise control and a new system of recognition of traffic signs. In addition, talk of important developments in infotainment, with the introduction of an 8-inch screen and a great digital box.

The expected date for its official debut in Detroit is the 15th day of January, that is to say, the next Monday. Although we doubt his arrival to Europe, is a model that should have the spotlight, so many of their solutions will be used by the next Honda CR-V hybrid, which will be marketed in the Old Continent. For its part, the production version of the Honda Insight is scheduled for next year, 2019.

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