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  1. Senators Urge NHTSA To Recall All Cars With Takata InflatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Echo

    Another manufacturer, Continental Automotive Systems, has notified U.S. safety regulators it needs to replace 5 million defective airbags worldwide, with almost 2 million of those cars in the U.S. The filing , made to the government last week, was disclosed publicly early Thursday. Auto manufacturer Honda is recalling 2.2 million vehicles from their Honda and Acura lines because the Takata air bags used for the driver's side can rupture when they deploy.

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  2. Honda recalls 440000 more cars in Japan over air bagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Echo

    Continental Automotive Systems is recalling 5 million potentially defective airbag control units in Honda, Fiat Chrysler and other vehicles built over a five-year period, according to documents made public on Thursday. Honda has issued two recalls affecting airbags on more than 2.5 million vehicles in the U.S. Pay attention, because this may be a little confusing.

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  3. Takata airbag recall is worse than we thoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Fortune

    The recall of deadly Takata airbags is expanding to more recent car models, putting millions of additional drivers and passengers at risk. So far, more than 20 million cars have been recalled due to the risk of violent airbag explosions.

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  4. Honda: Takata Airbag Recall Expands By 2.23 Million, Continental Airbag Recall Grows By 341,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Car Connection

    Honda has issued two recalls affecting airbags on more than 2.5 million vehicles in the U.S. Pay attention, because this may be a little confusing. RECALL #1: Honda CR-V, Honda CR-Z, Honda FCX Clarity, Honda Fit, Honda Fit EV, Honda Insight, Honda Ridgeline, Acura ILX, Acura ILX Hybrid, Acura RDX, Acura RL, Acura TL, Acura ZDX UNITS AFFECTED: 2,230,000 Until recently, Honda was Takata's biggest client , and as a result, the automaker has been hit especially hard by the long, drawn-out Takata airbag recall .

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  5. Honda recalls 2.23 million vehicles to replace Takata inflatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Autoblog

    ... only) 2007-2014 Honda Ridgeline 2009-2014 Honda Fit 2009-2014 Acura TL 2010-2014 Honda FCX Clarity 2010-2014 Honda Insight 2010-2013 Acura ZDX 2011-2015 Honda CR-Z 2013-2016 Acura ILX (early production MY 2016 vehicles only) Fourteen U.S. states and ...

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  6. Electric car buying guide: Everything you need to know before you buyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2012 | KIII

    ... your tank up like you normally would and off you go. Some examples of hybrid vehicles are the Toyota Prius and Honda Insight. Plug-in hybrids: Plug-in hybrids delve further down the rabbit whole, so to speak, when it comes to alternatively powering ...

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  7. 2015 Honda Fit Long-Term Wrap: Our 40,000-Mile Torture Test Is OverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Car & Driver

    ... mpg, topping every gas-powered long-term car of the last 10 years with one exception, the 39-mpg-sipping 2010 Honda Insight . With a 10.6-gallon tank, the Fit should be good for 350 miles between fuel stops. Alas, but we rarely went that far. Even ...

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  8. Electric car buying guide: Everything you need to know before you buyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2012 | KIII

    ... your tank up like you normally would and off you go. Some examples of hybrid vehicles are the Toyota Prius and Honda Insight. Plug-in hybrids: Plug-in hybrids delve further down the rabbit whole, so to speak, when it comes to alternatively powering ...

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  9. Hyundai Ioniq launches in Korea before challenging Prius in US [w/video]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Autoblog

    ... a drag coefficient of just 0.24, and lending it a similar appearance to the Chevy Volt , Toyota Prius , and Honda Insight . Unlike those vehicles, Hyundai will offer a fully electric version of the Ioniq at some point in the future. For the time ...

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  10. 2016 Toyota Prius: the most fuel-efficient non-plugin everRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... openings to reduce aerodynamic drag, and a host of highly advanced technologies for its time. It was the 2000 Honda Insight, which until now has stood as the most fuel-efficient car without a plug ever rated by the EPA. The agency adjusted its ...

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  11. Green Car Reports 2016 Best Car To Buy Nominee: 2016 Toyota PriusRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | GreenCarReports

    ... can buy without a plug, it's actually the most fuel-efficient car ever sold in the U.S. It even beats the 2000 Honda Insight, an ultra-high-tech two-seat minicar rated at 53 mpg combined (using today's rating system). For all those reasons, the 2016 ...

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  12. 2016 Toyota Prius: Most Fuel-Efficient Car Without A Plug, EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | GreenCarReports

    ... openings to reduce aerodynamic drag, and a host of highly advanced technologies for its time. It was the 2000 Honda Insight, which until now has stood as the most fuel-efficient car without a plug ever rated by the EPA. The agency adjusted its ...

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  13. Hyundai Teases Upcoming Ioniq Electric VehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | Ubergizmo

    ... be a regular gasoline/electric hybrid, similar to other hybrids in the market today like the Toyota Prius and Honda Insight. So far based on the renderings, we love what we are seeing and have to say that the Ioniq is one heck of a sleek-looking ...

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  14. 10 Cars You May have Forgotten AboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | Autobytel

    To create a shopping list for today's automotive marketplace is no easy task, and with literally hundreds of nameplates from which to choose, there are likely going to be some cars you may have forgotten about. Just consider this roster of the unremembered, each guaranteed to be greeted with a "Oh, they still make those?" Remember when Volkswagen wanted to be a premium brand and introduced cars like the ultra-lux Phaeton and CC "four-door coupe"? Well, while the company pulled the former from this country nearly a decade ago, the 2016 Volkswagen CC remains at dealerships and was, in fact, updated for the new model year with a new infotainment system.

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  15. Hyundai Ioniq Premieres in 2016 with EV, Plug-in, & Hybrid PowertrainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | Automobile Magazine

    When the Hyundai Ioniq launches early next year, it will mark the first time since the Honda Insight that an automaker has attempted to take the Toyota Prius head-on. The Ioniq, a portmanteau of "ion" and "unique," will debut in Korea as the first single model to offer all-electric, plug-in hybrid, and hybrid powertrain variants.

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  16. Should BlackBerry Sell QNX? YesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    Furthermore, even if QNX is installed in over 50 million vehicles, it does not make BlackBerry a lot of money. As such, it would be better for BlackBerry to sell QNX and spend that money on R&D to make devices that might sell.

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  17. Best hybrid cars for 2016 chosen by motoring expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Get Reading

    ... from the rest Unless you're too young to be driving, you'll remember when hybrids were a novelty. First the Honda Insight and then the Toyota Prius got people talking about petrol-electric engines - and they've been hot news ever since, as one ...

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  18. test drives the 2016 Honda Civic with its hybrid-like fuel economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Inhabitat

    ... in the 1980's some Civics even got in the high 40-50 mpg range way before the world even knew what a Prius or Honda Insight was. As the years passed Honda continued to look for ways to make the Civic fuel efficient, which saw the introduction of the ...

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  19. Ten Cars That Were Great At Things They Weren't Intended ForRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Jalopnik

    ... these ten vehicles created new lifestyles and purposes that changed their car's worlds. The first generation Honda Insight might not look like much of a road-rallying menace, but don't let yourself be fooled. The Insight pictured above was used ...

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  20. All Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Cars Are Compliance Cars, For NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | GreenCarReports

    When the first Honda Insight and Toyota Prius hybrids launched in 1999 and 2000, expectations for their sales were low. But the sales numbers for the earliest hybrids look stratospheric compared to the projections for sales of hydrogen fuel-cell cars in their first few years.

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