2015 Honda FCEV

2015 Honda FCEV

2015 Honda FCEV

Honda has promised a new fuel-cell powered car for 2015, previewing the potential styling of the eco-friendly car with its FCEV. Improving on power, efficiency, passenger space, and design over the Honda FCX Clarity, the 2015 FCEV develops over 100kW from its fuel-cell stack, cladding it in an aerodynamically creased body shell and promising 300 miles of range.

2015 Honda FCEV

2015 Honda FCEV

The power density of the fuel cell stack is now 3 kilowatts/liter, an increase of 60 percent, with the stack size reduced 33 percent compared to the one in the FCX Clarity. Despite the smaller size, the stack yields more than 100 kW and by charging a lithium-ion battery enables the FCEV to drive more than 300 miles on a single fill of hydrogen.

2015 Honda FCEV

2015 Honda FCEV

While featuring sweeping character lines, the Honda FCEV Concept lines are designed to create an ultra-aerodynamic body and ample passenger space with seating for five passengers.

2015 Honda FCEV

2015 Honda FCEV

It’s not clear if Honda will lease its new fuel cell vehicle, but Toyota has already confirmed it’s willing to sell its own fuel cell vehicle, though a previous cost estimate of around $50,000 is looking unlikely…