Back in the past, the Honda Fit EV (dubbed Honda Jazz in our country) has gone through a short-lived history since its launch in 2012 when Honda decided to phase out this model just a few years later. Now, 2018 comes as a year for EVs and car manufacturers constantly transfer to electrification, it seems that the Fit EV could make its return.
According to the latest car news from the Nikkei Asian Review - a Japanese newspaper, Honda will set up a partnership with Contemporary Amperex Technology to produce related technologies and batteries to be applied for a new electric model.
It seems that the Fit EV could make its comeback
The forthcoming EV will make its debut in China and other markets in 2020. Exact names of the car in other markets will be announced later. Keep updated with upcoming Honda cars in our Complete guide to the Honda Philippines' local lineup. For now, if you want one, the best option is to opt for a used Honda Fit 2018.
The aforementioned EV is said to be developed from the ongoing Honda Fit. This would make the unnamed EV of Honda more affordable with a predicted cost to be about 2 million yen (equivalent to around P960,400). Honda also expected to sell 100,000 units of the all-new EV every year, perhaps making it become the best-selling EV of the brand.
The forthcoming EV will make its debut in China and other markets in 2020
At present, there hasn’t any official technical details of the Honda Fit EV-based model. It is expected to run a maximum of 300 km for a full charge. If you are into this car, you can check out Honda Fit 2010 for sale here.
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<p>Being one of the most popular subcompact hatchback type vehicles, Honda Jazz is the most efficient and perfect ride. It comes with four diesel and a diesel engine and currently has five variants in total. With the redesigned bumper, winged grille, alloy wheels, and LED Daytime Running Lights. Jazz is available with Manual transmission and CVT depending on the variant of choice. The modifications are Honda Jazz V MT, Honda Jazz V CVT, Honda Jazz VX Navi CVT, Honda Jazz RS Navi CVT, and the base Honda Jazz Sport CVT. Inside the car, a 7-inch touchscreen unit with Bluetooth connectivity, a cruise control option, speed-sensing door locks, and an automatic air-conditioning system to make both the passengers and driver super comfortable during a ride. Jazz is equipped with a five-seater car chair and space for your accessories and luggage. It has a length of 4035 mm, the width of 1694 mm and ground clearance of 150 mm. The wheelbase is 2530 mm. Fuel consumption can be at 28.60 kmpl, depending on the variant. Currently, on the Philippine market, third-generation Jazz is only available in three variants. The price starts at 933,00 PHP. In the latter half of 2020, the fourth generation of Jazz is expected to enter the market.</p>