2019, Honda Urban Electric Car EV Concept Can Be Ordered

By : Ridwan And Aldi Firhand. A | Sunday, March 11 2018 - 19:54 IWST

Electric Car Honda Urban EV Concept (Photo: special)
Electric Car Honda Urban EV Concept (Photo: special)

INDUSTRY.co.id - Switzerland, At the Geneva Motor Show 2018 Press Conference, Honda announced the ordering of the Urban Urban car's mass-produced EV car will open in early 2019. In addition to Europe, this car will also enter the Japanese market in 2020.

Philip Ross, Senior Vice President of Honda Motor Europe, said in response to positive feedback on this model, we started to open the Urban Urban EV reservations in early 2019 and begin production at the end of 2019.

"Honda Urban EV is assembled at Honda R & D Automobile R & D Center, Wako and built on a special vehicle electric platform, so it has more flexibility to layout components such as engines, batteries and more than internal-combustion engines," said Philip Ross through a written statement in Switzerland (9/3/2018) local time.

In addition, he added, the energy stored in Honda Urban EV batteries can also be used as a source of electricity for household appliances.

On the exterior, Honda Urban EV has a simple design with a flat A pillar, so that the windshield as if connecting to the side door.

Furthermore, he said, the uniqueness is also found on the front and rear of the car that has a screen to display messages for other riders on the go. "Its compact size has been adapted to European urban areas, making it easier to carry maneuver," he explained.

It is said Philip, in which four passengers can be accommodated with two rows of gray-clad bench seats and classic wood accents to give the impression of comfortable and modern. In the dashboardter can be a screen that extends from end to end to display a variety of information and battery capacity is left, and there is a screen on the inside of the door that serves as a mirror connected via a digital camera.

Equipped with artificial intelligence technology (AI) in the form of Honda Automated Network Assistant, Honda Urban EV can communicate with riders and recognize the stress levels of facial expressions and sounds, learn the lifestyle and preferences of riders, and provide suggestions on certain situations.

Honda Urban EV Concept will be shown at boothHonda at the Geneva Motor Show 2018 from 8-18 March 2018.

News Comment

Today's Industry

Kebun Kelapa Sawit (Ist)

Jumat, 25 Mei 2018 - 23:30 WIB

Palm Oil Exports Dropped at First Quarter 2018

Jakarta - The Indonesian Palm Oil Entrepreneurs Association (GAPKI) noted a decrease in Indonesian palm oil export performance including biodiesel and oleochemicals by two percent in the first…

Mentan Amran Andi Sulaiman

Jumat, 25 Mei 2018 - 23:00 WIB

In Universitas Brawijaya, Minister of Culture Affairs Minister of Cooperation with the University

Malang - Minister of Agriculture Andi Amran Sulaiman series of application of research results for agricultural development in Indonesia. The seriousness is shown by the commitment of the application…

Ariston Thermo Indonesia (ATI) at IndoBuildTech 2018 Exhibition (Photo: dok Industry.co.id)

Jumat, 25 Mei 2018 - 22:33 WIB

Ariston Thermo Indonesia Recommend Andris AG + Water Heater Technology and Fast R

One of the global companies in the thermal comfort sector (thermic comfort), Ariston Thermo Indonesia (ATI), recently re-participated in the exhibition IndoBuildTech 2018.

SPBU Premium (Foto Dok Industry.co.id)

Jumat, 25 Mei 2018 - 22:30 WIB

President Jokowi signs the Presidential Regulation Related to Premium Sales

Jakarta - Head of BPH Migas Fanshurullah Shurullah Asa said revision of Presidential Regulation No. 191 of 2014 related to the obligation of premium sales at public refueling stations has been…

Illustration of Refined Sugar (ist)

Jumat, 25 Mei 2018 - 22:28 WIB

AGRI: Refined Sugar is Safe

The Indonesian Refined Sugar Association denies that refined sugar is harmful and unfit for consumption but it is processed according to food safety standards, making it more hygienic and certified.…