Honda will produce 10 thousand Honda e cars every year

Honda will produce 10 thousand Honda e cars every year

September 18, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

The Japanese company Honda expects a lot from the brand new electric hatchback Honda e and hopes that this model will be in high demand among buyers and will allow the manufacturer to gain a foothold in this segment of subcompacts. Recall that Honda left it after the cessation of production of Logo. The company plans to produce 10 thousand electric cars every year.

Honda e will significantly reduce the total amount of CO2 emissions into the atmosphere. Dave Hodgetts, who holds the post of director of the British division of Honda, is confident that in order to achieve the standards of 2021 and 2022, the company needs to produce 10 thousand electric cars Honda e per year, and no less.

The automaker also plans to strengthen sales in segment B. In this class, Honda has only Jazz left.

Honda e made its public debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The company said that the car has already collected more than 40 thousand pre-orders. The price was also announced at the car dealership: the basic version in Germany costs from 29,470 euros, the more powerful Advance equipment with a 113-kilowatt electric motor (154 horsepower) is estimated at 32,470 euros.

Honda e is equipped with a 35.5 kWh battery and rear-wheel drive system. Thanks to high-speed charging stations, the battery can be filled with energy up to 80% in just 30 minutes. During the presentation, they said that acceleration from 0 to 100 would take exactly eight seconds. By car, you can drive up to 220 kilometers without additional recharging.