Honda is bringing its new FCV Concept to the Detroit Auto Show to make its North American debut.
The car is powered by a hydrogen fuel-cell stack that provides 300 miles of range on a single tank. Honda says a full refuel will only take 5 minutes.
On the inside, the new concept will seat five passengers thanks to a significantly smaller fuel-cell stack which fits entirely under the hood, unlike the company’s previous fuel-cell car that only had room for four because of a large tunnel that ran down the length of the car. Honda says that this common layout gives the brand the potential to apply, “fuel-cell technology to multiple vehicle models in the future.”
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The Detroit Auto Show will be our first chance to see the car in person, but don’t expect it to come to the U.S. for a little while. Despite previously saying that its fuel-cell vehicle would be ready for market by 2015, Honda now says the car is slated for launch in Japan by March of 2016, followed by the U.S. and Europe.
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