No mention of the brands super diesel. Wayne Gerdes – CleanMPG – Mar. 7, 2017 2017 Honda Clarity FCV highlighted in Geneva. At the Geneva Auto Show earlier this month, Honda laid out its 8-year plan entitled ‘Electric Vision’. Within this presentation, the Honda European President described the brands road map to have electrified powertrains in two thirds of European cars sold by 2025. Honda’s focus on electrification in Europe will initially be driven by a roll-out of hybrid technology across its automobile range. The first new hybrid model, which will feature Honda’s two-motor hybrid system, will go on sale in 2018. Honda will design and offer a full range of models including PHEVs, BEVs and H2 FC vehicles to European customers. The announcement of the electric vehicle strategy for Europe comes just weeks after Honda was confirmed as the fastest growing mainstream car brand in the EU in 2016. The full-year data from European industry body ACEA shows that total sales for Honda in EU and EFTA countries in 2016 were 159,126 vehicles through December of 2016, up 20.8 percent compared to same period in 2015. Honda’s growth significantly outpaced the results for the EU passenger car market as a whole, which saw a year-on-year increase of 6.8 percent. 2017 Honda Civic Hatch There was no mention of the brands best-in-class, award winning and Guinness World Record holding lightweight 118 hp and 221 lb-ft. of torque 1.6L i-DTEC turbo diesel although it will surely be part of the other one-third of the lineup.