Honda-E

The Honda-e is a full electric vehicle (BEV). The maximum power of the Honda e is 100 kW (134 hp). The maximum torque is 232 lb-ft. The Honda-e is rear wheel drive and can accelerate from 0 to 62 miles per hour in 9.0 seconds. The top speed is limited to 90 mph.

The battery has a total capacity of 35.5 kWh. A range of about 105 miles is achievable on a fully charged battery, official figures state 131 miles. Charging is via a Type 2 connector and the on-board charger has a maximum power of 6.6 kW. This charges a fully depleted battery back to full in around 5 hours 15 minutes. Charging the car using a regular wall plug will take around 14 hours 45 minutes. Rapid charging is possible through a CCS connection. The maximum rapid charge power is 56 kW. The battery can’t be charged continuously at this power. In an average rapid charge session the average charge power will be around 35 kW. This charges the battery from 10% to 80% in around 40 minutes. A rapid charge like this will add about 70 miles of range.

The Honda-E is no longer in production and not available to buy new, available from September 2020 until June 2022 but remains on the Motability Scheme at a hugely inflated Advance Payment of £5999.

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