- Honda e also tops ‘New Energy’ classification of the prestigious German awards
- Most current get follows Europe-extensive achievements like recognition from Red Dot Structure Award, Autocar magazine (United kingdom) and Information Intercontinental (United kingdom)
- Honda’s compact EV also nominated for Vehicle of the Yr 2021 in Hungary and Denmark
- Awards endorse Honda’s commitment to creating superior and lovely products and solutions, intended with no compromise
Honda’s to start with battery electrical automobile for Europe, the Honda e, has been named ‘German Vehicle of the Yr 2021’ in the country’s prestigious annual Vehicle of the Yr Awards, starting to be the to start with automobile from a Japanese model to do so. The car or truck also gained in the ‘New Energy’ classification.
This is the most recent in a sequence of prestigious accolades to be supplied to the Honda e considering the fact that its launch in Spring 2020, like the major honour in the Red Dot Structure Awards.
The German Vehicle of the Yr awards are decided by a jury of major German car or truck journalists. The panel exams and reviews the most recent cars, position them in accordance to their usability, driving attributes, market relevance and degree of innovation. The winners of five classes – Compact, High quality, Luxurious, New Vitality and Performance – then go head-to-head to choose an over-all winner.
“For Honda e to be the to start with Japanese car or truck to be awarded German Vehicle of the Yr is a excellent honour and a person we are incredibly very pleased to receive”, added Katsuhisa Okuda, CO & President of Honda Motor Europe. “Customer and media reaction to the Honda e considering the fact that it was to start with unveiled has been overwhelmingly positive. The Honda e is a perfect example of a product with a special structure, featuring cutting-edge technological innovation and superior clever connectivity to preserve owners connected with their every day everyday living. We are very thankful for this award.”
“Honda e represents a new form of mobility exactly where the car or truck performs a central role in creating a “seamless connection” involving a variety of sides of everyday living.” commented Tomofumi Ichinose, Honda e Massive Project Leader.
“Honda e was also produced to be the finest city commuter in reaction to environmental concerns, specifically in city spots. Growth of Honda e was a major problem, nevertheless at the exact same time, it was enjoyment to envision a lovely and brighter potential in which Honda e performs its aspect. Group members and I are delighted to receive this award, a recognition that the eyesight this car or truck represents has worth.”
This most recent award for the Honda e follows notable achievements and recognition from throughout Europe. In the United kingdom, the Honda e triumphed in Autocar’s ‘Britain’s Greatest Car’ Awards 2020 in the ‘Best Vehicle Tech’ classification, and it was not long ago named ‘City / Tiny Vehicle of the Year’ in the Information Intercontinental Motor Awards 2020.
In Germany, the Honda e has also added a EuroCarBody 2020 award from Automotive Circle to its German Vehicle of the Yr title, just months right after receiving two prestigious Red Dot awards for remarkable structure, like major ‘Best of the Greatest 2020’ honours. The Honda e has considering the fact that been on show at the planet-renowned Red Dot Structure Museum in Essen, Germany.
In Belgium, Honda’s city electrical supermini has been nominated for an Autogid Magazine award, in the ‘Electric Small’ classification, and is also in the running for ‘Hungarian Vehicle of the Year’, right after staying named the ‘Most Thrilling Novelty/New Car’ by Vezess.hu past 12 months. Somewhere else in Europe, the Honda e has been nominated in Spain’s Axel Springer Motor Awards in the ‘small cars’ classification and in Italy it is in the running to be named Quattroruote’s ‘Car of the Year’. In the meantime in Denmark, the car or truck has been shortlisted for Denmark Vehicle of the Yr 2021.
The Honda e was introduced earlier this 12 months and is an significant design in Honda’s commitment to electrify 100% of its European mainstream designs by 2022. Placing new benchmarks for modern day car or truck structure and superior e-mobility, the Honda e has been intended with no compromise with a concentration on features and usability. It functions a seamless, modern and modern day physical appearance, with cutting-edge technological innovation and superior clever connectivity to preserve owners in sync with every day everyday living.