What is the planning of the company in India, it is not known at present.
Honda Motor has pledged to sell only electrified vehicles, including hybrid electric vehicles, pure electric vehicles and hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles, in China, the world’s largest car market, from 2030. The automaker will also introduce a new electric vehicle brand in the country next year, which will be called the e:N series. Under the new EV brand, Honda will introduce 10 models in collaboration with partners GAC and Dongfeng Motor over the next five years.
The new electrified models will use a new vehicle operating system and are being developed based on the auto product platform designed specifically for electric vehicles.
The new Honda e:N Series will go on sale in China from next year with the e:NS1 and e:NP1 models. Both these models will feature sporty driving dynamics along with sharp exterior styling. The company will also build new dedicated EV production plants at GAC Honda and Dongfeng Honda starting 2024 and eventually export its E:N series models from the country.
Honda is also working on three concept models to expand its e:N series. The names of the concepts are e:N Coupe Concept, e:N SUV Concept and e:N GT Concept, and the target is to start selling these new models within the next five years.
Globally, Honda aims to eliminate combustion engine cars by 2040. In April this year, the company announced its new goals to realize both carbon neutrality and zero traffic collision fatalities by 2050. In addition, the carmaker announced its electrification target across all major markets. China, which aims to increase the proportion of EVs and fuel cell vehicles within overall unit sales to 40% by 2030, 80% by 2035 and then to 100% by 2040.
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