The all-new 2021 Honda E is one of the cutest electric cars that is arriving. If you didn’t know, the concept model was for the first time introduced to the world in late 2017.
Back in that time, this model features a beautiful and compact design followed by the interior that hosts plenty of latest technology. According to Honda, the new model will bring plenty of improvements, and it will deploy some of the mechanical changes too. Generally, it will be competing against EV models like MINI Electric, Peugeot e-208, and electric Fiat 500.
2021 Honda E Looks Unique and Cute
The new 2021 Honda E is a small hatchback that looks unique. This model provides a clean, exterior design with round LED headlamps. Also, the manufacturer added a large “H” logo in the blacked-out area where the attractive grille dominates on the front.
Hood lines are beautiful, and the Honda E features a black lid cover on the center that hides the charging port. The compact hatchback is available in four doors configuration, and it flushes pop-out door handles. Moreover, instead of conventional outside review mirrors, the manufacturer added stalk-mounted cameras in their place. As you probably know, plenty of nowadays cars are using the same system.
Interior Hosts a Huge Infotainment System
Inside, the upcoming 2021 Honda E comes with a very spacious cabin that uses the latest techs. The cockpit features a shelf-like dashboard with a huge video display stretching nearly door-to-door. This model uses a battery that is under the floor, and it reduces the center of gravity.
Like the exterior, the design inside is modern. We like the new horizontal look, which is reinforced by the vents that are running from the center of the dash to the passenger door. Intyerestly, the manufacturer separated infotainment with an HVAC system, and you’ll found controls beneath the main display. Besides, standard equipment also includes a great audio system and a few USB ports.
From what we heard, Honda has included a massive array of safety kit as standard. This model will including pedestrian and cyclist detection, lane-keeping assistance, traffic sign recognition, and automatic high-beam assistance.
2021 Honda E Powertrain Details
Honda promises that the E hatchbacks will be able to travel 137-mile of range thanks to electric motor and battery. It supports fast charge capability that will replenish 80-percent of the battery in just 30 minutes.
Generally, this model uses the new EV-specific architecture that also underpins e Prototype. Floor-mounted cells reduce the center of gravity. Moreover, maneuverability is one of the best thanks to the wide track, short front, and rear overhangs.
Release Date and Cost
The manufacturer revealed that the new 2021 Honda E would arrive sometime next year as 2021MY. As we mentioned, this small hatchback offers excellent maneuverability and headling.
Honda also promises that this hot hatch will be able to travel 124-mile on a single charge. One can replenish 80-percent of the battery’s juice in just 30 minutes. The pricing is yet to be revealed, but from some expert’s view, this electric hatchback could start at less than 25,000. Honda stated that this model is a part of the company’s strategy for Japan and Europe. Moreover, for now, there’s no plan to export this EV to the U.S.