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2020 Honda Insight
EX Sedan FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$25,160
2012 Lexus HS 250h
FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$37,030
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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2020 Honda Insight
EX Sedan FWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

The Honda Insight is a compact hybrid sedan similar to the Toyota Corolla Hybrid. It debuted last year and goes fundamentally unchanged for 2020. Every Insight comes with a 1.5-liter ...

2012 Lexus HS 250h
FWD
Michael Perkins Preview:

After an introduction in its home country that led to a 6-month waiting period, hopes were high for the HS 250h. Sadly, the same success wasn’t achieved in the U.S., with its ES, IS an...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2020 Honda Insight
EX Sedan FWD
No User Reviews
2012 Lexus HS 250h
FWD
45
2012 Lexus HS 250h FWDReview:

Lexus Experience - Hybrid Engine! — This is a really nice car, with all the amenities you'd expect from Lexus. Luxurious - inside and ou...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

5
writes:
Family Car Ranked 2004 Lexus GX 470 4WD better.
"its huge"
Value Ranked 2004 Lexus GX 470 4WD better.
"never breaks"

Specs

2020 Honda Insight
EX Sedan FWD
2012 Lexus HS 250h
FWD
Powertrain 1-Speed Dual Clutch Continuously Variable Transmission
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
55 MPG
35 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
49 MPG
34 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 10.6 gal 14.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Hybrid
Hybrid
Power
--
187 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
13.5:1
12.5:1
Displacement
1,500 cc
2,400 cc
Bore x Stroke
2.87 in x 3.52 in
3.48 in x 3.78 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Driver 5 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Leather Seats -- Optional
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
CD Changer -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.3 in 42.6 in
Back Legroom 37.4 in 34.5 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 15.1 cu ft 12.1 cu ft
Maximum Payload 850 lbs 825 lbs
Exterior
Length 183.6 in 184.8 in
Width 71.6 in 70.3 in
Height 55.6 in 59.3 in
Wheelbase 106.3 in 106.3 in

Available Options

2020 Honda Insight
EX Sedan FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Aegean Blue Metallic
  • Cosmic Blue Metallic
  • Crimson Pearl
  • Crystal Black Pearl
  • Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Modern Steel Metallic
  • Platinum White Pearl
2012 Lexus HS 250h
FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Black Opal Mica
  • Deep Sea Mica
  • Matador Red Mica
  • Nebula Gray Pearl
  • Obsidian
  • Satin Cashmere Metallic
  • Silver Opal Mica
  • Starfire Pearl
  • Tungsten Pearl

Option Packages

  • 18" X 7.5" 7-Spoke Aluminum Wheels
  • Led Headlamps
  • Navigation System
  • Touring PKG

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