The brand new model might be known as “e:N Series” and it plans to roll out 10 fashions with companions GAC and Dongfeng Motor over the following 5 years, Honda stated.
Japan’s Honda Motor will launch a brand new electrical automobile model in China subsequent yr, it stated on Wednesday, and can solely launch battery electrical, hydrogen fuel-cell or petrol-electric hybrid automobiles there from 2030. Recognized for its fuel-efficient internal-combustion engines, Honda offered over 1.6 million automobiles in China final yr. The brand new model might be known as “e:N Series” and it plans to roll out 10 fashions with companions GAC and Dongfeng Motor over the following 5 years, Honda stated.
Its two joint ventures, GAC-Honda and Dongfeng-Honda, plan to construct new EV-only meeting crops which might be anticipated to start manufacturing in 2024. The deliberate new fashions will use a brand new automobile working system and are being developed primarily based on an auto product platform designed for electrical automobiles.
Honda will arrange an e:N Sequence part in all its present retail shops. Over time, Honda additionally plans to arrange devoted e:N Sequence retail shops however didn’t present element on that plan. Honda has roughly 1,200 Honda model shops presently.
China’s gross sales for electrical, plug-in hybrid and hydrogen fuel-cell automobiles are anticipated to achieve three million this yr, the China Affiliation of Car Producers stated on Tuesday.
Honda will proceed to promote present gasoline-powered fashions even after 2030, it stated.
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