Beside the Small Sport EV, other car variant which has debuted at 2011 Tokyo Motor Show from Honda is EV-STER Concept. EV-STER is aimed as a compact yet modern electric roadster that will give driving fun experience to its user. The interior design features 2-layout seating configuration combined with all – electric powertrain that adopt a 58 kW lithium battery as energy resource and rear – wheel drive transmission. To reach a distance between 0 – 60 km / h in sprint mode, Honda EV – STER only need 5 seconds and the top speed reach 160 km / h.
The characteristic of Honda EV can be adjusted by its driver such as suspension configuration as well as its power output. This feature is generated because this car variant is aimed to present driving fun with dynamic performance. The compact proportion is shown by its exterior design that features 3.6 m of length, 1.5 m of width and 1.1 of height. The exterior design is also characterized by small overhangs.
Top speed: 160km/h
Acceleration (0-60km/h): 5.0 sec
Maximum range: approximately 160km (JC08 mode)
Battery: 10kWh lithium-ion battery
Maximum battery output: 58kW
Charging time: 200V: under 3 hours; 100V: under 6 hours