2020 Honda Perception Overview, Scores, Specs, Costs, and Images
Effectivity-focused customers would do nicely to think about the 2020 Honda Perception hybrid sedan.
The small automotive from Honda returns not solely greater than 50 mpg mixed in most configurations, based on the EPA, it additionally manages to do it for lower than $24,000 in base kind and maybe, extra importantly, with out drawing consideration to itself.
It has lots to be proud about, nonetheless.
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The 2020 Perception earns a 6.Eight on our general scale and is buoyed by superb security scores and gasoline economic system. (Learn extra about how we charge automobiles.)
With the Perception, Honda has a small hybrid commuter automotive that’s environment friendly with gasoline and its inside house. 4 adults simply match into the Perception’s confines, with room for gear within the rear, too.
Its seems aren’t come-at-me-hatchback (Prius, we see you) however quite a tasteful evolution from the Accord mid-size sedan.
Underneath the hood of the Perception is an inline-Four and hybrid battery setup that’s distinctive amongst its opponents. The Perception’s 1.5-liter inline-Four engine primarily drives a generator that powers the hybrid batteries and 129-horsepower electrical motor that drives the entrance wheels. The engine and the motive force’s proper foot could also be a little bit disconnected at instances, however the Perception effectively troopers down a street at a principally relaxed tempo with a placid experience. Its greatest efficiency quantity? Most Insights are rated at 52 mpg mixed by the EPA.
4 adults match greatest, however 5 will slot in a pinch, with 15.1 cubic toes of cargo room within the trunk. The Perception’s batteries don’t eat into obtainable inside house in any respect, and except for the leisurely acceleration, it’s arduous to inform the Perception other than a Civic.
Just like the Civic, the Perception has superlative security scores. Each Perception is a High Security Decide+ by the IIHS, and the sedan aced the federal crash-test routine with prime scores in each subtest. Only a few automobiles can say the identical.
For lower than $24,000 to start out, the 2020 Perception LX is supplied with 16-inch wheels, LED headlights, a 5.0-inch show for audio, Bluetooth connectivity, one USB charger, material duds inside, and lively security options.
We see higher worth within the Perception EX that prices a little bit greater than $25,000 and provides an 8.0-inch touchscreen for infotainment with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, two USB ports, lively lane management, a split-folding rear seat, and an uprated radio with extra audio system.