The Honda Insight: The Forefather of Hybrids

March 15th, 2019 by

Did you know that Honda was the first company to mass produce and market a hybrid electric vehicle? In 1999, the Honda Insight was introduced to consumers as a three-door, two-passenger liftback. It was the most fuel-efficient, gasoline-powered car available in the U.S. without plug-in capability — for the entire length of its production run. The times they were a-changing. Fast forward…