At the Tokyo Big Sight, Honda exhibited their latest concept for fun, sporty mobility with the EV-STER, a next generation electric roadster concept.

The EV-STER combines dynamic styling with electric car performance and zero emissions. The new concept, as Honda sees it, proposes a new way to enjoy a sports type model which is unique to the electromotive mobility.

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The adoption of carbon materials made it possible to reduce the vehicle weight contributing to the vehicle’s high driving performance and range of approximately 160km. The easy-to-operate twin-lever steering was adopted for a fun drive.

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The EV-STER concept also enables the driver to make his/her own adjustments to some vehicle characteristics such as motor output and suspension settings. The instrument panel also features a vehicle information display and a network display for the audio, navigation systems and internet access.

Honda claims the EV-STER can accelerate from 0-60 miles per hour (97 km/h) in just 5 seconds, a quick charge time of around 3 hours and a top speed of 160 km/h.

The EV-STER will be on display from December 3 to 11.