17 Nov '11, 9pm

Honda Reveals All-Electric Fit Hatchback

Honda already offers a wide range of alternative fuel vehicles – gas-electric hybrid, plug-in hybrid, fuel cell electric and natural gas-powered. But this week, the automaker revealed its first all-electric plug-in vehicle at the Los Angeles Auto Show: the 2013 Honda Fit electric vehicle (EV). Based on Honda’s popular Fit hatchback, the EV model offers a driving range of 123 miles on a single charge, Honda estimates using the EPA’s city cycle test methods. The company anticipates that the car will receive a combined city/highway EV range of 76 miles on the new fuel economy labels . The Fit’s lithium-ion battery can be fully recharged in three hours using a 240-volt outlet, the company says. Starting at $36,325 – or less than $400 a month – the Fit EV will be available for lease to customers in select California and Oregon cities next summer and in six East Coast markets in...

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