Honda has provided the first official recommended pricing information for the Honda e electric vehicle. The mass production version of the hotly anticipated car will be unveiled today at Frankfurt motor show, following a summer of appearances across Europe for the prototype version, including the Goodwood Festival of Speed.
Honda says the new Honda e features “intuitive and advanced connectivity in a contemporary passenger cabin that sets a new benchmark in the compact EV segment. Complementing its simple and clean exterior styling, the interior of Honda’s new urban electric vehicle uses subtle, contemporary materials, presenting a relaxing and modern feeling space once inside”.
The Honda e is equipped with an electric motor delivering up to approximately 148 bhp (110 kW) and torque in excess of 221 ft lb. The 35.5kWh battery in the Honda e is one of the most compact in its class, and Honda says it “contributes to an exceptional balance of low weight, fast-charging capability of 80% in 30 minutes, and a range of over 200km (124 miles), perfect for every day urban commuting”
Honda has announced the details of the chassis, battery and charging details for the highly anticipated Honda e compact electric car. Designed from the ground up, the Honda e is the first Honda to be built on a dedicated EV platform