Honda Motor Builds 6th Generation Fuel Cell Electric Version CR-V Compact crossover released in 2024.
In addition to using fuel cell technologypromises quick refueling, generous rangethe vehicle is equipped with a plug that allows the driver to charge the on-board battery for electric travel around town.
The Japanese automaker produces vehicles at its Performance manufacturing center in Marysville, Ohio. Honda has not disclosed how many CR-V fuel cell vehicles it plans to build, but the facility will be used for low-volume production and specialty vehicles, such as the hybrid Acura NSX supercar, which ended production this month. is used to assemble the
HondaThe world’s largest gasoline engine manufacturer has set an aggressive goal to become carbon neutral in its operations and products by 2050. This includes a fully electrified vehicle line-up by 2040.
American Honda Motor’s vice president of automotive planning and strategy, Gary Robinson, said fuel cell production in the U.S. is an important milestone for Honda as it sees “the great potential of fuel cells as part of the future of sustainable transportation.” It will help us to explore further.”
The 2024 target date for the CR-V fuel cell coincides with the launch of Honda’s first battery electric vehicle. prologue A medium-sized crossover manufactured jointly with General Motors.
In the meantime, Honda offers hybrid variant Of the best-selling CR-V, Accord Civic reduces emissions and prepares customers for electrification. It debuted the CR-V hybrid, and plans to launch the hybrid Accord in January. The Civic Hybrid plan is still in preparation.
Fuel cell vehicles use high-pressure hydrogen tanks to generate electricity inside the fuel cell to power the vehicle’s electric motor.The act of refueling is comparable to filling up a gas tank in both time and process, but the lack of hydrogen refueling stations makes Honda and Toyotais developing technology.
The national hydrogen network has so far focused on the West Coast. Mainly focused on CaliforniaHonda says it has invested $14 million to support Golden State’s infrastructure, which has paved the way for zero-emission vehicles.
Since 2013, Honda has participated in H2USA public-private partnerships with other automakers, hydrogen suppliers, and the fuel cell industry to help build cost-effective infrastructure to provide affordable and clean hydrogen fuel in the United States. I have found a method that works.
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