How Powerful is the 2020 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid?

By Product Expert | Posted in Clarity on Tuesday, August 4th, 2020 at 4:36 pm
2020 Honda Clarity grey exterior passenger side on paved forest road

2020 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid Power and Performance Specs

Many people are looking to be more eco-friendly in several different ways. While some people are doing this by walking or biking everywhere, some people cannot do that due to the location of their job or school. This is where hybrid vehicles come into play. The 2020 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid is a great way to enjoy reducing your carbon footprint while also enjoying the reliable performance. In this post, we will be exploring the power and performance specs of the 2020 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid.


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A Powerful Hybrid System

2020 Honda Clarity green exterior close up of gas cap fueling up

The hybrid system that powers the 2020 Honda Clarity consists of a 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine, an AC Permanent-Magnet Synchronous Electric Motor, and a Lithium-Ion Battery. Together this system produces up to 212 horsepower. The 1.5L four-cylinder engine delivers up to 103 horsepower and 99 lb-ft of torque. The AC Permanent-Magnet Synchronous Electric Motor produces up to 181 horsepower and 232 lb-ft of torque. The Lithium-Ion Battery has a capacity of 17 kWh. Paired with the system is an Electronic Continuously Variable Transmission with Sport Mode and Deceleration Paddle Selectors.

Benefits of Driving a Plug-In Hybrid

There are many benefits to driving a plug-in hybrid car. One of the first ones is having more than one way to fuel your car. The Clarity Plug-In will run on electric power until the battery gets low and the gasoline engine takes over. This leads into another benefit: saving money on gas. By using more electrical than gas power for driving, you don’t have to fill up your gas tank as often.


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Learn More About the Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid

If you’re interested in learning more about the Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid, keep following our blog. You can also check out our model research page for more information on the current Honda models as well as comparison pages.

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