Leviton selected by Honda to provide charging stations for Honda Fit EV
Honda has announced selection of Leviton as the preferred provider for charging stations (EVSE's) for the companies upcoming Honda Fit EV and the Honda Accord Plug-In Hybrid Sedan. Leviton is a large manufacturer of electrical wiring systems that has a well-developed range of electric car charging station products.
Honda has a pair of electrified cars coming soon. The first is the Honda Fit EV, based on the Honda Fit, which delivers a 123 city/95 highway mile range (estimated) and a 6.6 kW onboard charger allowing full recharges in as little as three hours. The 2013 Honda Fit EV is due for delivery beginning this summer under a very limited production. The second is the Honda Accord Plug-In Hybrid Sedan due next winter, which will have up to 15 miles of driving range per charge.