The electric version of the new Honda Fit, is known in whole Europe as the Honda Jazz and was officially presented at the American Auto Show this year.
One year after the ecological presentation for the Fit EV concept, the Japan’s Honda came increasingly and choose the Los Angeles Auto Show for the electric car to expose small class, but this time, they came to unveil the version number. Known in Europe as the Honda Jazz, Fit EV was upgraded even visually, to give a strong character to the car and with a most obvious character of motorization. Both front and rear of the car benefit from the redesigned bumpers and grille, things which can be seen immediately. In the inside, the most important change for the version that uses a heat engine is the adopting of the adapted tool propulsion power board. This is achieved by a coaxial aggregate of 125 hp, powered by a battery of 20 kWh. The autonomy for the Honda Jazz promised by those from Honda, for the electric version will amount about 198 km, because of the Econ mode and the recharging will be done in just three hours. The price of Honda Fit EV in America will be $ 36,625, but will not be available until the lease of a monthly rate of $ 399.
The market debut onto Oregon and California will happen at the end of 2012 and the beginning of 2013, when all the people across North America will benefit from the electric charging stations, which represents a small step for the future.