Compare 2019 Honda Insight vs 2018 Honda Civic

Specs at a Glance


2019 Honda Insight

2019 Honda Insight

Engine

1.5L i-VTEC®

Horsepower

107

MPG (City/Highway)

55/49 *

Transmission

e-CVT


2018 Honda Civic

2018 Honda Civic

Engine

2.0L I4

Horsepower

158

MPG (City/Highway)

28/40 *

Transmission

6-speed manual

2019 Honda Insight vs 2018 Honda Civic

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Honda is one of the most reputable brands in the auto industry and has a long history of providing reliable vehicles to consumers. The Honda Insight and the Civic are two of the most recognizable sedans that lead in fuel efficiency and performance. If you’re looking to own a new car, it’s important to compare the new 2019 Honda Insight to the 2018 Honda Civic.

Performance

Few cars perform as well as the 2019 Honda Insight due to its excellent handling and strong acceleration, making it an ideal car for daily driving. The fuel economy is also a strong point and gets 55 mpg in the city and 49 mpg on the highway with its 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine. Four different driving modes are available, which includes Sport, Econ, Normal, and EV. The platform and suspension are also impressive, providing a smooth and comfortable ride inside of the cabin.

Although the 2018 Honda Civic may be a compact car, it’s generous with its performance and is a joy to ride. It has a strong lineup of powerful engines but comes standard with a 158-horsepower 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine. The car gets 28 mpg in the city and 40 mpg on the highway, which is competitive for its class. It delivers impressive acceleration and high fuel economy. The car has a front-wheel drive that comes standard and also has a high level of agility.

Appearance

The 2019 Honda Insight is sleek and looks futuristic without appearing too ahead of its time. Chrome accent detailing connects both headlights and creates a modern front. The tail lights are large and look classy for proper balance with the design of the car.

The exterior of the 2018 Honda Civic is bold and dramatic for those who want to turn heads while on the road. Its protruding front bumper makes a statement and causes it to have a modern look that is unique. The back of the car is also dramatic with plenty of sharp edges and tail lights that are original with their shape. The spoiler is also an added detail that contributes to the innovative design of the Civic.

Features

The interior features that come standard in the 2019 Honda Insight include a five-inch LCD screen, Siri Eyes Free, Bluetooth, push-button start, a USB port, and a six-speaker audio system. Drivers can also choose to purchase add-ons that include HD radio, satellite radio, HondaLink, dual-zone automatic climate control, an extra USB port, remote start, a moonroof, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, an eight-inch touchscreen, and a 10-speaker premium audio system. An abundance of 15.1 cubic feet of trunk space is also available when transporting items.

Premium materials are included in the 2018 Honda Civic, in addition to Bluetooth, a five-inch display screen, a USB port, and Bluetooth. Consumers can choose to add on a variety of safety features that include a moonroof, an extra USB port, HD Radio, dual-zone climate control, navigation, satellite radio, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, a moonroof, and push-button start. The vehicle is generous with the amount of cargo space that is provided in the trunk with 15 cubic feet and increases. Those who purchase the hatchback can utilize 25.7 cubic feet of cargo space, which increases to 46.2 cubic feet when the seats are folded.

If you want to learn more about the differences between the 2019 Honda Insight and the 2018 Honda Civic, you can give us a call to speak to one of our experts. You can visit our dealership and also schedule a test drive when you’re ready to purchase a new car.


* Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery-pack age/condition and other factors.
Based on 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.