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2020 Honda Insight vs. 2021 Toyota Corolla Hybrid Review

New 2020 Honda Insight

2020 Honda
Insight

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New 2021 Toyota Corolla Hybrid

2021 Toyota
Corolla Hybrid

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MSRP*
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$22,930 to $28,340
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$23,500
Invoice* $21,304 to $26,312 $21,760
MPG - City 51 - 55 53
MPG - Hwy 45 - 49 N/A
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Honda Insight than the Toyota Corolla Hybrid. The Honda Insight will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Toyota Corolla Hybrid.

Convenience
The Toyota Corolla Hybrid requires fewer visits to the gas station than the Honda Insight, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Honda Insight is somewhat more expensive than the Toyota Corolla Hybrid. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. In this case, the Honda Insight will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Toyota Corolla Hybrid.

Dimensions
Since the Honda Insight is much wider than the Toyota Corolla Hybrid, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. When looking at overall length, the Honda Insight takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Toyota Corolla Hybrid.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque, the Honda Insight doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Toyota Corolla Hybrid.

Handling
The Honda Insight has a larger turning radius than the Toyota Corolla Hybrid, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Honda Insight is somewhat more powerful than the Toyota Corolla Hybrid.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Honda Insight and the Toyota Corolla Hybrid. The Honda Insight has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Toyota Corolla Hybrid.

Warranty
The Honda Insight comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Toyota Corolla Hybrid.