Honda FCEV Concept 2013 – Hydrogen progress


Can you think of another hydrogen-electric Honda FCX Clarity ? Now his successor, marks a new Concept FCEV . In addition to the revised design also promises a significant improvement in the structure of the hydrogen propulsion system.

Serial form Honda FCX Clarity (photo gallery) got on the road in 2008, but only through lease selected candidates. No piece was sold and all therefore still remain in the ownership of automobile. Honda at the recent auto show in Los Angeles presented a prototype of the successor of this interesting model. FCEV Concept is the result of about twenty research hydrogen propulsion tags.

Futurustický design concept would be no major changes should be extended to the subsequent production model. The purpose is at first glance to highlight advanced technology car . The world’s first offer complete powertrain with fuel cells stored under the front hood . Honda that achieved by reducing the sizes of up to 33% versus < strong> FCX Clarity . The end result is innovation offers more space for passengers and their luggage.

Expected performance of hydrogen electric ranges about 100kW (134k). Range per fill-up is estimated at around 480 km , which itself will be refueling at a pressure of 70MPa just a matter three minutes .

Serial form FCEV concept should be on the road the US and Japan look in 2015, while the advent of Europe will follow later.

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Source: Honda