Honda Automobiles: Honda Adds All-New Dedicated Hybrid Model to Growing Electrified Lineup

  • New hybrid indication will be done in America and launch in 2018
  • Two-motor hybrid complement to be practical to light lorry lineup
  • More than half of all new models rising in subsequent dual years will be electrified vehicles

Honda now announced a new dedicated hybrid indication that will be done in America and launch national in 2018, as partial of a Honda Electrification Initiative, that will enhance a company’s portfolio of electrified vehicles. Honda also announced it will enhance a use of a innovative two-motor hybrid powertrain from newcomer cars to a light lorry lineup in a future.

“Half of a all-new models Honda will launch in a United States in a entrance dual years will be electrified vehicles,” pronounced Takahiro Hachigo, President CEO of Honda Motor Co., Ltd. “In a prolonged term, electrified vehicles are pivotal to a destiny of carbon-free mobility.”

Honda set a tellurian aim for two-thirds of all sales to come from electrified models by 2030 and to separate a sum association CO2 emissions from 2000 levels by 2050.

The new, dedicated hybrid car will implement Honda’s innovative two-motor hybrid system, that is now deployed in a 49 mpg Accord Hybrid, a many fuel fit midsize sedan in America. The new indication will be constructed during an existent plant in a United States. Additional sum on a car and a production will be announced closer to launch.

In Dec 2016, Honda began a launch of a new Clarity array of electrified vehicles, starting with a Clarity Fuel Cell. The Clarity Fuel Cell is accessible by name California Honda dealers and boasts a top operation of any zero-emissions car in America with a 366-mile EPA operation rating.1 This year, Honda will launch a Clarity Electric and a Clarity Plug-In Hybrid, as a dual remaining models in a Clarity array of reward midsize electrified vehicles. 

About Honda 
Honda offers a full line of reliable, fuel-efficient and fun-to-drive vehicles with modernized reserve technologies sole by approximately 1,000 eccentric U.S. Honda dealers. The Honda lineup includes a Fit, Civic, Accord and Clarity Fuel Cell newcomer cars, along with a HR-V, CR-V and Pilot sport/utility vehicles, a Ridgeline pickup and a Odyssey minivan.

Honda has been producing automobiles in America for 34 years and now operates 19 vital production comforts in North America. In 2016, about 96 percent of all Honda vehicles sole in a U.S. were done in North America, regulating domestic and globally sourced parts.


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1 366-mile pushing operation rating. Based on 2017 EPA ratings. Use for comparison functions only. Your MPGe and pushing operation will change formed on how we expostulate and say your vehicle, pushing conditions, powertrain condition, and other factors.