2005 Honda Insight 2005 Honda Insight Change Vehicle


Vehicle Specifications

Specs for trim:
Print Specs
Engineering (5 Speed Manual 3DR)
Engine Type
In-Line 3-Cylinder
Engine Block/Cylinder Head
Aluminum-Alloy
Displacement (cc)
995
Horsepower @ rpm (SAE net / with IMA)
67 @ 5700 / 73 @ 5700
Torque (lb.-ft. @ rpm / with IMA)
66 @ 4800 / 79 @ 1500
Bore and Stroke (mm)
72 x 81.5
Compression Ratio
10.8:1
Valve Train
12-Valve SOHC VTEC®
Multi-Point Fuel Injection
Lean-Burn
Idle-Stop Feature
Front-Wheel Drive
CARB Emissions Rating
ULEV
Direct Ignition System with Immobilizer
105,000-Mile Tune-Up Interval
Electric Motor / Generator (5 Speed Manual 3DR)
Permanent Magnet Motor
Horsepower @ rpm (SAE net)
14 @ 3000
Motor Width (mm)
60
Electric Power Storage (5 Speed Manual 3DR)
Nickel Metal Hydride (Ni-MH) Battery
Output
144v (120 cells @ 1.2v)
Rated Capacity
6.0 Ah
Transmissions (5 Speed Manual 3DR)
5-Speed Manual Transmission Gear Ratios:
  • 1st: 3.461
  • 2nd: 1.750
  • 3rd: 1.096
  • 4th: 0.857
  • 5th: 0.710
  • Reverse: 3.231
  • Final Drive: 3.208
Body/Suspension/Chassis (5 Speed Manual 3DR)
Rigid Aluminum-Body Construction
MacPherson Strut Front Suspension
Torsion-Beam Rear Suspension
Stabilizer Bar (mm., front)
17.3
Electric Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion Steering (EPS)
Steering Wheel Turns, Lock-to-Lock
3.32
Steering Ratio
16.4
Turning Diameter, Curb-to-Curb (ft.)
31.5
Power-Assisted Ventilated Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes (in., front/rear)
9.1/7.1
Wheels
14" Lightweight Alloy
Low-Rolling-Resistance All-Season Tires
P165/65 R14 78S
Interior Measurements (5 Speed Manual 3DR)
Headroom (in., front)
38.8
Legroom (in., front)
42.9
Shoulder Room (in., front)
50.5
Hiproom (in., front)
48.7
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.)
16.3
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.)
47.4
Rear Hidden Storage Well (cu. ft.)
2
Seating Capacity
2
Exterior Measurements (5 Speed Manual 3DR)
Wheelbase (in.)
94.5
Length (in.)
155.1
Height (in.)
53.3
Width (in.)
66.7
Track (in., front/rear)
56.5/52.2
Curb Weight (lbs.)
1850 / 1881†
Weight Distribution (%, front/rear)
59 / 41 (60 / 40)†
EPA Mileage Estimates*/Capacities (5 Speed Manual 3DR)
5-Speed Manual (City/Highway)
61/66
Crankcase (qt.)
3.2
Coolant System (qt.)
4.2
Fuel (gal.)
10.6
Required Fuel
Regular Unleaded
*Based on 2005 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Actual mileage may vary.
Safety (5 Speed Manual 3DR)
Front 3-Point Seat Belts with Automatic Tensioning System
Dual Front Airbags (SRS)
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
Dual Side-Impact Door Beams
Immobilizer Theft-Deterrent System
Exterior Features (5 Speed Manual 3DR)
Body-Colored Dual Power Mirrors
Impact-Absorbing Body-Colored Bumpers
Aerodynamic Rear Fender Skirts
Heat-Rejecting Green-Tinted Glass
Remote Entry System
2-Speed/Intermittent Windshield Wipers
Rear Window Wiper/Washer
Roof-Mounted Antenna
Lightweight Alloy Wheels
Aerodynamic Design
Comfort & Convenience (5 Speed Manual 3DR)
Automatic Climate Control with Air-Filtration System
Available
Power Windows with Auto-Down Driver's Window
Illuminated Switch
Power Door Locks
Beverage Holders
Driver's Storage Compartment
Lockable Glove Compartment
Passenger-Side Seatback Pocket
Rear Center Net-Pocket
Rear Hidden Storage Well
12-Volt Power Outlet
Remote Fuel Filler Door Release
Map Lights
Driver's Vanity Mirror
Headlights-On Reminder
Driver's Footrest
Rear Window Defroster with Timer
Cargo Area Light
Cargo Hooks
Seating (5 Speed Manual 3DR)
Reclining High-Back Bucket Seats
Audio System (5 Speed Manual 3DR)
AM/FM/CD Audio System with 4 Speakers and Clock
Instrumentation (5 Speed Manual 3DR)
Electronic Instrument Display
Tachometer
Idle-Stop Indicator Light
Coolant Temperature Indicator Light
Maintenance Interval Indicator
Digital Odometer and Digital Trip Meters (2)
Digital Fuel-Mileage Indicators
IMA Charge and Assist Indicators
Economy Shift Indicator
Low-Fuel Indicator Light
Fuel Level Indicator
Battery Charge Indicator
Door-/Hatch-Open Indicator Light
Illuminated Ignition Switch
Engineering (5 Speed Manual 3DR Auto-AC)
Engine Type
In-Line 3-Cylinder
Engine Block/Cylinder Head
Aluminum-Alloy
Displacement (cc)
995
Horsepower @ rpm (SAE net / with IMA)
67 @ 5700 / 73 @ 5700
Torque (lb.-ft. @ rpm / with IMA)
66 @ 4800 / 79 @ 1500
Bore and Stroke (mm)
72 x 81.5
Compression Ratio
10.8:1
Valve Train
12-Valve SOHC VTEC®
Multi-Point Fuel Injection
Lean-Burn
Idle-Stop Feature
Front-Wheel Drive
CARB Emissions Rating
ULEV
Direct Ignition System with Immobilizer
105,000-Mile Tune-Up Interval
Electric Motor / Generator (5 Speed Manual 3DR Auto-AC)
Permanent Magnet Motor
Horsepower @ rpm (SAE net)
14 @ 3000
Motor Width (mm)
60
Electric Power Storage (5 Speed Manual 3DR Auto-AC)
Nickel Metal Hydride (Ni-MH) Battery
Output
144v (120 cells @ 1.2v)
Rated Capacity
6.0 Ah
Transmissions (5 Speed Manual 3DR Auto-AC)
5-Speed Manual Transmission Gear Ratios:
  • 1st: 3.461
  • 2nd: 1.750
  • 3rd: 1.096
  • 4th: 0.857
  • 5th: 0.710
  • Reverse: 3.231
  • Final Drive: 3.208
Body/Suspension/Chassis (5 Speed Manual 3DR Auto-AC)
Rigid Aluminum-Body Construction
MacPherson Strut Front Suspension
Torsion-Beam Rear Suspension
Stabilizer Bar (mm., front)
17.3
Electric Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion Steering (EPS)
Steering Wheel Turns, Lock-to-Lock
3.32
Steering Ratio
16.4
Turning Diameter, Curb-to-Curb (ft.)
31.5
Power-Assisted Ventilated Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes (in., front/rear)
9.1/7.1
Wheels
14" Lightweight Alloy
Low-Rolling-Resistance All-Season Tires
P165/65 R14 78S
Interior Measurements (5 Speed Manual 3DR Auto-AC)
Headroom (in., front)
38.8
Legroom (in., front)
42.9
Shoulder Room (in., front)
50.5
Hiproom (in., front)
48.7
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.)
16.3
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.)
47.4
Rear Hidden Storage Well (cu. ft.)
2
Seating Capacity
2
Exterior Measurements (5 Speed Manual 3DR Auto-AC)
Wheelbase (in.)
94.5
Length (in.)
155.1
Height (in.)
53.3
Width (in.)
66.7
Track (in., front/rear)
56.5/52.2
Curb Weight (lbs.)
1850 / 1881†
Weight Distribution (%, front/rear)
59 / 41 (60 / 40)†
EPA Mileage Estimates*/Capacities (5 Speed Manual 3DR Auto-AC)
5-Speed Manual (City/Highway)
61/66
Crankcase (qt.)
3.2
Coolant System (qt.)
4.2
Fuel (gal.)
10.6
Required Fuel
Regular Unleaded
*Based on 2005 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Actual mileage may vary.
Safety (5 Speed Manual 3DR Auto-AC)
Front 3-Point Seat Belts with Automatic Tensioning System
Dual Front Airbags (SRS)
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
Dual Side-Impact Door Beams
Immobilizer Theft-Deterrent System
Exterior Features (5 Speed Manual 3DR Auto-AC)
Body-Colored Dual Power Mirrors
Impact-Absorbing Body-Colored Bumpers
Aerodynamic Rear Fender Skirts
Heat-Rejecting Green-Tinted Glass
Remote Entry System
2-Speed/Intermittent Windshield Wipers
Rear Window Wiper/Washer
Roof-Mounted Antenna
Lightweight Alloy Wheels
Aerodynamic Design
Comfort & Convenience (5 Speed Manual 3DR Auto-AC)
Automatic Climate Control with Air-Filtration System
Available
Power Windows with Auto-Down Driver's Window
Illuminated Switch
Power Door Locks
Beverage Holders
Driver's Storage Compartment
Lockable Glove Compartment
Passenger-Side Seatback Pocket
Rear Center Net-Pocket
Rear Hidden Storage Well
12-Volt Power Outlet
Remote Fuel Filler Door Release
Map Lights
Driver's Vanity Mirror
Headlights-On Reminder
Driver's Footrest
Rear Window Defroster with Timer
Cargo Area Light
Cargo Hooks
Seating (5 Speed Manual 3DR Auto-AC)
Reclining High-Back Bucket Seats
Audio System (5 Speed Manual 3DR Auto-AC)
AM/FM/CD Audio System with 4 Speakers and Clock
Instrumentation (5 Speed Manual 3DR Auto-AC)
Electronic Instrument Display
Tachometer
Idle-Stop Indicator Light
Coolant Temperature Indicator Light
Maintenance Interval Indicator
Digital Odometer and Digital Trip Meters (2)
Digital Fuel-Mileage Indicators
IMA Charge and Assist Indicators
Economy Shift Indicator
Low-Fuel Indicator Light
Fuel Level Indicator
Battery Charge Indicator
Door-/Hatch-Open Indicator Light
Illuminated Ignition Switch
Engineering (Continuously Variable Transmission 3DR)
Engine Type
In-Line 3-Cylinder
Engine Block/Cylinder Head
Aluminum-Alloy
Displacement (cc)
995
Horsepower @ rpm (SAE net / with IMA)
65 @ 5700 / 71 @ 5700
Torque (lb.-ft. @ rpm / with IMA)
65 @ 4800 / 89 @ 2000
Bore and Stroke (mm)
72 x 81.5
Compression Ratio
10.3:1
Valve Train
12-Valve SOHC VTEC®
Multi-Point Fuel Injection
Idle-Stop Feature
Front-Wheel Drive
CARB Emissions Rating
SULEV
Direct Ignition System with Immobilizer
105,000-Mile Tune-Up Interval
Electric Motor / Generator (Continuously Variable Transmission 3DR)
Permanent Magnet Motor
Horsepower @ rpm (SAE net)
13 @ 2000
Motor Width (mm)
60
Electric Power Storage (Continuously Variable Transmission 3DR)
Nickel Metal Hydride (Ni-MH) Battery
Output
144v (120 cells @ 1.2v)
Rated Capacity
6.0 Ah
Transmissions (Continuously Variable Transmission 3DR)
Continuously Variable Transmission (Cvt) Gear Ratios:
  • 2.441 - 0.407
  • Reverse: 4.359 - 3.214
  • Final Drive: 5.69
Body/Suspension/Chassis (Continuously Variable Transmission 3DR)
Rigid Aluminum-Body Construction
MacPherson Strut Front Suspension
Torsion-Beam Rear Suspension
Stabilizer Bar (mm., front)
17.3
Electric Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion Steering (EPS)
Steering Wheel Turns, Lock-to-Lock
3.32
Steering Ratio
16.4
Turning Diameter, Curb-to-Curb (ft.)
31.5
Power-Assisted Ventilated Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes (in., front/rear)
9.1/7.1
Wheels
14" Lightweight Alloy
Low-Rolling-Resistance All-Season Tires
P165/65 R14 78S
Interior Measurements (Continuously Variable Transmission 3DR)
Headroom (in., front)
38.8
Legroom (in., front)
42.9
Shoulder Room (in., front)
50.5
Hiproom (in., front)
48.7
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.)
16.3
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.)
47.4
Rear Hidden Storage Well (cu. ft.)
2
Seating Capacity
2
Exterior Measurements (Continuously Variable Transmission 3DR)
Wheelbase (in.)
94.5
Length (in.)
155.1
Height (in.)
53.3
Width (in.)
66.7
Track (in., front/rear)
56.5/52.2
Curb Weight (lbs.)
1975
Weight Distribution (%, front/rear)
61 / 39
EPA Mileage Estimates*/Capacities (Continuously Variable Transmission 3DR)
Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) (City/Highway)
57 / 56
Crankcase (qt.)
3.2
Coolant System (qt.)
4.2
Fuel (gal.)
10.6
Required Fuel
Regular Unleaded
*Based on 2005 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Actual mileage may vary.
Safety (Continuously Variable Transmission 3DR)
Front 3-Point Seat Belts with Automatic Tensioning System
Dual Front Airbags (SRS)
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
Dual Side-Impact Door Beams
Immobilizer Theft-Deterrent System
Exterior Features (Continuously Variable Transmission 3DR)
Body-Colored Dual Power Mirrors
Impact-Absorbing Body-Colored Bumpers
Aerodynamic Rear Fender Skirts
Heat-Rejecting Green-Tinted Glass
Remote Entry System
2-Speed/Intermittent Windshield Wipers
Rear Window Wiper/Washer
Roof-Mounted Antenna
Lightweight Alloy Wheels
Aerodynamic Design
Comfort & Convenience (Continuously Variable Transmission 3DR)
Automatic Climate Control with Air-Filtration System
Power Windows with Auto-Down Driver's Window
Illuminated Switch
Power Door Locks
Beverage Holders
Driver's Storage Compartment
Lockable Glove Compartment
Passenger-Side Seatback Pocket
Rear Center Net-Pocket
Rear Hidden Storage Well
12-Volt Power Outlet
Remote Fuel Filler Door Release
Map Lights
Driver's Vanity Mirror
Headlights-On Reminder
Driver's Footrest
Rear Window Defroster with Timer
Cargo Area Light
Cargo Hooks
Seating (Continuously Variable Transmission 3DR)
Reclining High-Back Bucket Seats
Audio System (Continuously Variable Transmission 3DR)
AM/FM/CD Audio System with 4 Speakers and Clock
Instrumentation (Continuously Variable Transmission 3DR)
Electronic Instrument Display
Tachometer
Idle-Stop Indicator Light
Coolant Temperature Indicator Light
Maintenance Interval Indicator
Digital Odometer and Digital Trip Meters (2)
Digital Fuel-Mileage Indicators
IMA Charge and Assist Indicators
Low-Fuel Indicator Light
Fuel Level Indicator
Battery Charge Indicator
Door-/Hatch-Open Indicator Light
Illuminated Ignition Switch