Electric cars seem to have already the imprimatur of the general public. Is question of months or few years so are circulating almost of form massive by the roads and streets of our country and of average world. However, there are still several clean technologies, such as the hydrogen fuel cell, which carries some delay in terms of its technological development and acceptance by the general public.
Honda, with its Clarity Fuel Cell, already is setting the path to follow so that other brands who still have not decided to bet on this type of car is launched to do so. However, the Japanese firm is not alone in this race because General Motors is one of the brands that also has very advanced its work on fuel cell vehicles.
In this race to achieve optimal development costs and production of vehicles to both hydrogen Honda like General Motors have joined forces. According to have informed both companies, are finalizing them preparations to build a new factory located in Michigan (USA) that must be manufacturing batteries of hydrogen to drive their cars.
Between both firms will invest more than $ 85 million to make this marriage flourish since the year in which they initiated the first contacts was 2013. For when the plant starts his career will go on sale the first General Motors fuel cell vehicle and little time to make the Honda Clarity Fuel Cell is subject to a restyling.
As proof of the work being carried out, Honda and General Motors have announced some of the advances they have made. The main is that your pile of fuel will be so compact and “light” as a block traditional of 1.5 liters of displacement. In addition, also have announced that cars which are preparing will be more powerful, lightweight, with greater autonomy and a more reduced than what could cost these days.
Source – Honda – General Motors