The car is the next step towards electrification, and is set to make its official public debut at the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show.
Honda has unveiled the first official images of its new production Honda e electric vehicle. The car is the next step towards Honda's commitment to making 100% of its European automobile sales electrified by 2025 and is set to make its official public debut at the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show, alongside Honda's range of electrified and sporty automobiles.
Honda promises to meet the needs of modern, urban lifestyles with the enhanced connectivity features in the Honda e The Honda e was developed with a focus on simplicity in design and usability, and promises to meet the needs of modern urban lifestyles through seamlessly integrated connected technologies and exceptional driving dynamics.
Clean external lines are accentuated by a new Side Camera Mirror System that replaces conventional side view mirrors with compact cameras, providing live images to two 6.0-inch screens inside the vehicle. A first in the compact segment, the technology brings significant benefits for styling, safety, aerodynamics and refinement.
Inside, a next generation five screen full-width digital dashboard and connected infotainment system are incorporated within a relaxing and modern passenger cabin that uses subtle, contemporary materials.
A 220km range coupled with compact dimensions make the Honda e a compelling city car for the future The largest area of the Honda e's full-width digital dashboard is occupied by dual 12.3-inch LCD touchscreens.
These act as the primary infotainment displays, presenting a range of applications and connected infotainment services that help the car to seamlessly integrate with the owner's modern urban lifestyle. As a result, the driver and passengers - whether the car is driving, parked or charging - can enjoy the same connectivity and comfort.
The Honda e will come equipped with an electric motor available with two power outputs of 132bhp or 149bhp, and an impressive torque of 315Nm.
The 35.5kWh battery is one of the most compact in its class yet delivers a range of up to 220km from a single charge, perfect for every day urban commuting. A fast-charging capability also allows recharge of up to 80% capacity in 30 minutes. The Honda e delivers outstanding acceleration from a standing start and will reach 100km/h from a standstill in approximately eight seconds.