With the first introduced last year in the Frankfurt, the Honda manufacturer basically stole the show with the 2020 Honda Urban EV model. The pint-sized concept is presented as the all-electric hatchback that possesses unique design cues.
The new model will go into production sometime in the year 2020 and buyers can expect many new technologies that will be implemented. Also, from the officials, this adorable zero-emissions commuter car will be one of the safest on the road. The new spy photos appear on the web and this model looks almost the same as the concept.
2020 Honda Urban EV has gained a pair of rear doors
The 2020 Honda Urban EV model is in the early stage of testing and we got some spy photos. Unfortunately, the whole body of this hatchback is cover in camo. However, from the experts, we got some news about its design. The round headlights that are presented on the concept model will be wider and will use the latest LED technology.
At the front of the car, there’s a bulge right in the middle of the attractive hood that gives a high dose of sportiness. The side of the car will also get some modifications, and now this hatchback has gained a pair of rear doors, while the concept model is presented with two doors configuration. The taillights are now bigger and will use the same LED technology. The panel that provides access to the charging port is the same as in the concept model and we can expect some blue line around open than indicate EV model.
2020 Honda Urban EV interior
The interior of the 2020 Honda Urban EV is still a mystery. At this moment there is only one official image of the cabin. However, some concept photos appear on the web that indicates how could this model look inside.
From the images that we got, we can see that Honda will use a giant display over the whole center console. The display is unique and we never saw something like that before. The seats will use high fabric materials, and as we say at the beginning most of the safety tech available at the market will be installed in this model.
2020 Honda Urban EV powertrain specs and EV range
At this moment there are little technical specifications about the new 2020 Honda Urban EV. However, there are rumors that this electric hatchback will come with the engine that is able to stand at roughly 155 miles (250 kilometers). Also, some rumors circulating that the engine will be borrowed from the most powerful model Honda Clarity that is able to produce 161 horsepower and 221 pound-feet / 300 Nm of torque.
Moreover, if the rumors are true about its range, it is poor if we compare it to the model Renault Zoe. This model will officially be able to give 250 miles or 400 km on one charge. It uses a very large battery pack of 41 kWh.
2020 Honda Urban EV price and release date
The price of the newest 2020 Honda Urban EV is still a mystery. The officials are quiet for now. However, if we look at some models like Clarity we can expect that they could sell the new model for over $30,000. As for the release date, this model will debut sometime in the year 2020.