Honda responds to criticism of Insight hybrid
The suspension has been adjusted to improve ride comfort and NVH levels, while interior trim levels have been enhanced.
As well as these upgrades to suspension, Honda has added rear parking sensors to ES-model Insights and above, and has changed some trim to smarten the interior. Dashboard and seat colours have been changed to give a more uniform finish, and some plastics have been improved. Chrome rings now surround air vents, and the doors have been given a silver garnish feature.
A new, top-of-the-range, EX model, featuring black leather upholstery and DVD sat nav and hands-free telephone equipment, has also been introduced to the Insight line-up.
The changes made to the Insight across the range are in direct response to the comments received from early customers and the media. The initial focus was on suspension, to which improvements have been made to address negative feedback on ride and comfort levels.