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    Report: Honda FCX Clarity hard at work at Tokyo's Narita International Airport

    Honda is looking to test out its fuel cell FCX Clarity by putting casual users in its passenger seats with an experiment at Tokyo's Narita International Airport. According to the automaker, an undisclosed amount of FCX Clarity sedans are now in motion at and around Narita Airport. The fuel cell ...

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    Honda FCX clarity arrives in Europe, but only for the media

    2009 Honda FCX Clarity - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Honda has brought the Honda FCX Clarity to the Old Continent. Unfortunately, interested drivers won't be able to lease the hydrogen-powered car, since the Clarity is here just for members of the press. Only two vehicles have been ...

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    Honda starts FCX leases in Japan, kids targeted

    Deliveries of the US-spec FCX Clarity took place back in July and since then plenty of celebrities and excited hydrogen fuel cell advocates have been leasing the vehicles in Southern California. Honda has long planned to also offer the FCX Clarity in Japan, but it wasn't until today that anyone ...

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    First keys delivered to customer for Honda FCX Clarity

    The very first set of keys for Honda's brand new FCX Clarity have been delivered to film producer Ron Yerxa and Annette Ballester. The duo took delivery of their new hydrogen fuel cell-powered FCX Clarity on Friday, July 25, 2008 at Honda of Santa Monica. Now that the first production second-gen ...

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    Info on Honda's new global hybrid

    Do you like the Honda FCX Clarity (above) but wish it had a more standard hybrid powertrain instead of its million-dollar hydrogen fuel cell guts? You might get your wish, kind of. Honda president Takeo Fukui has given out a few details on the new global hybrid that Honda is planning for release in ...

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    EVS23: Things get started

    EVS23, the 23rd major symposium on Electric Vehicles organized by the Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA) and the World Electric Vehicle Association (WEVA), began Monday morning in Anaheim, California with a series of addresses that set the stage for what will happen here over the next ...

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    First Drive: 2009 Honda FCX Clarity, world's first series production fuel cell car

    Click on the FCX Clarity for a high-res gallery digg_url = ''; What you see pictured above is the world's first fuel cell-powered car designed from the ground up expressly for that purpose with ...

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    LA 2007: 2009 Honda FCX Clarity Live reveal

    Click the FCX Clarity for a high-res galleryAt the Los Angeles Auto Show this morning, Honda got to step three of a process that began at the 2005 Tokyo Motor Show when they first introduced the non-driveable FCX concept. A few months later they introduced a running version of that concept and ...

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    LA 2007 Preview: "Production" Honda FCX to debut

    Honda will be taking the wraps off the "production" version of their latest generation FCX at the Los Angeles Auto Show next month. The new fuel cell-powered FCX is based on the concept version that we drove a year ago and will be available to fleets and retail customers in the US and Japan ...

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    Honda's FCX makes European debut

    Honda's next-generation FCX Concept fuel cell vehicle made its European driving debut at the Gotland Ring in Sweden yesterday. The FCX is claimed to have a energy efficiency of around 60 percent (which is 3 times more than a gasoline car, twice as much as a hybrid - but there was no mention on how ...

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    The Union of Concerned Scientists names Honda the "Greenest Automaker"

    Honda has been making headlines on sites such as ours as of late with the greening of their automotive fleet. Remember, Honda is not exactly a newcomer to the world of green vehicles, their Insight brought them into the hybrid game right from the start. Not only that, the combined fuel economy of ...

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    Want to try out a hydrogen fuel cell vehicle? Here's how:

    "Hydrogen: Here And Now!" This is theme of the upcoming Hydrogen Expo in San Antonio, Texas, to be held March 19-21. The question is, should it be "Hydrogen: Here And Now? And, if not now, when?" To get a sneak peek at the possible answers to these questions, perhaps you should attend the expo. At ...

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    Fox 11 "Auto Evolution" video series online covers fuel-cells, plug-in hybrids and more

    Fox 11 Los Angeles has posted a four-part video series online called Auto Evolution which looks at the green vehicles and auto technology of the future which promise lower emissions and better mileage. John Beard and Christine Devine filed the reports which offer a good cross-section of interviews, ...

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    Is $84,000 for a hydrogen fuel cell vehicle reasonable?

    We mentioned this on AutoblogGreen over the holidays, but I came across another aspect of the claim by Honda President Takeo Fukui's statement that he expects hydrogen fuel cell vehicles to be widely available in 2018 that bears thinking about. As Sam mentioned in his original post, Fukui believes ...

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    Reporter finds driving fuel cell vehicle similar to other cars

    A writer for the San Francisco Chronicle spent a few days in a Mercedes-Benz FCX fuel-cell car. Although he wanted to feel like a pioneer with the upcoming technology, he discovered that hydrogen fuel-cell cars are quite similar in most driving aspects to mainstream vehicles. There are the quiet ...

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    Honda president expects generally available fuel cell cars by 2018

    Honda has already announced their plans to make a production version of the fuel cell powered FCX concept available to the public in limited quantities starting in 2008. Now in an interview with Kyodo News in Japan, Honda President Takeo Fukui has stated that he expects that fuel cell cars will be ...

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    Honda FCX concept fuel cell car in depth, Pt. 3 - Construction and interior

    (Editor's Note: don't miss Parts One and Two of this series)The body structure of the Honda FCX concept is a combination of a steel lower body structure mated to a carbon-fiber composite upper structure. The production version will switch to an all steel structure to help keep costs down and ...

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    Honda FCX concept fuel cell car in depth, Pt. 2 - Styling and powertrain

    (Editor's Note: don't miss the Part One of this series)The new Honda FCX concept is a four-door, four seat sports sedan with a profile reminiscent of the Lamborghini Portofino concept of the late 1980s. It has an extreme cab-forward stance, with a sharply raked windshield, and a fairly tall rear ...

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    Honda FCX concept fuel cell car in depth, Pt. 1 - The new fuel cell stack

    In June of 2005 Honda became the first car company in the world to lease a hydrogen fuel cell powered car to Jon Spallino, of Redondo Beach, California. During the 2005-6 auto show season, they showed off a concept version of their first purpose-built fuel cell powered car. Earlier this year they ...

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    PopSci gets FCX test drive and interview with Honda CEO

    On a recent trip to Honda's research and development center in Utsunomia, Japan, Popular Science got an opportunity to conduct a 10-minute interview with Takeo Fukui, Honda's president and CEO, as well as take the FCX fuel cell concept car out for a spin.First, the test drive. Joe Brown from ...


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