In a recent interview,
President Takeo Fukui said that he fully expects to offer a fuel-cell Honda by 2018.
has already gone on record as saying they plan to have a fuel-cell vehicle on the road by the early 2010s. So that might seem like a long way off, especially considering the
that AB Green drove will be doing real world testing by 2008, but production and storage of
are still huge obstacles to making fuel-cell vehicles practical. The Kyodo News agency also said Fukui implied that Honda's research showed that the price would have to be less than about 10 million yen ($84,000) to make it palatable to buyers. Well, we'd have to agree with that, but might add that it would have to be WAY less than that figure.
[Source: Detroit News]