Honda announced today that the all-new 2013 Honda Fit EV will be available to lease starting July 20, 2012 wit ha 3-year lease price set at $389 a month. The EPA rated 118 MPGe Fit electric lease price is based on a MSRP of $36,625.
In a creative marketing strategy, Honda will be offering leasers collision insurance without any deductible, nice way to entice customers and close the cost gap between electric and gasoline vehicle.
“No other automaker on the planet is more deeply committed to produce and deliver more energy-efficient and sustainable transportation solutions than Honda,” said Steven Center, vice president of the American Honda Environmental Business Development Office. “The 2013 Honda Fit EV is the latest example of this commitment.”
The Honda Fit EV is powered by a 20 kWh lithium-ion battery and a 92 kilowatt coaxial electric motor. That helps it pump out 123-hp and 189 lb-ft of torque. The estimated driving range comes in at 82 miles.
– By: Omar Rana