The 2018 Honda Clarity Hybrid Plug-in is a hybrid gasoline plus electric car for both short range electric (47 miles) and gasoline (long range 340 miles) use.
In electric mode, EPA fuel efficiency is 110 mpge. In combined mode, you get about 50 mpg for a big car feel!
The car is mid-size with very comfortable ride and luxury interior features.
Safety is key to Honda’s new Clarity Hybrid Plug-in. Features include a camera for blind spot during right turns, etc.
It’s ideal for use to commute to work on weekdays using the low cost electric mode and to have a weekend trip using gasoline.
220-volt charging at Charge Point, EVGO, etc. takes only 2 to 2.5 hours and is significantly cheaper than gasoline cost, on a per mile basis.
EV charging stations available at Whole Foods, Westfield Valley Fair, libraries and many locations.
There are plenty of EV charging stations throughout the Bay Area, allowing you to charge an EV cheaply!
It's a large mid-size (seats 5 people comfortably) four-door sedan with a very pleasant and quiet interior, the range rating is good for the electric mode and its plug-in hybrid powertrain delivers a remarkable mix of electric smoothness and low fuel consumption for a car this big.
*High horsepower rating compared to rivals
*Adequate acceleration due to heavy weight
*Best regen of all cars tested, from KBB
*Nice, roomy cabin
*8-inch touchscreen with standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
Strictly no smoking allowed inside car. Penalty of $80 if renter smokes inside the car.