2018 Honda Clarity plug-in hybrid Sedan

Starting MSRP $33,400 - $36,600
Key Spec of 2018 Honda Clarity plug-in hybrid Sedan
fuel economy

44/42/40

fuel type

Gas/Electric

horsepower

212 hp @ 5500 rpm

basic warranty

3 yr./ 36000 mi.

ProsConsWhat's New

Comfy and quiet cabin

The infotainment system needs an update

All-new for the current model year

Class-leading electric range

Less cargo space than competitors

Simple but sharp design

Goes easy on gas

2018 Honda Clarity plug-in hybrid Sedan Price, Review, Ratings and Pictures

Updated on: June 18, 2022

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Nathan Dyer 

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Armed with a 1.5L Turbocharged Inline-4 engine and an electric motor system, fused to an electronic continuously variable transmission (E-CVT), the 2018 Honda Clarity Plug-in hybrid makes 212 horsepower and 232 lb-ft of torque. Standalone, the engine makes 103 horsepower while the electric motor manages 181 horsepower. This powertrain helps the 2018 Honda Clarity Plug-in hybrid cover 0-60 MPH in 7.6 seconds. You can drive the Clarity for 47 miles on the electric system alone, making it good for a small trip in the city. Combined, the Clarity achieves an impressive 110 MPGE combined, while getting 42 MPG from the traditional engine alone. With a base price of MSRP of $33,400, the Clarity makes a formidable competitor in the mid-size sedan segment, competing with the likes of the Hyundai Ioniq PHEV, the Toyota Prius Prime PHEV, and the Kia Optima PHEV. 


Trim wise pricing breakdown


NameInvoice PriceMSRPNumber of Listings
Touring 4dr Sedan (1.5L 4cyl gas/electric hybrid CVT)$35090$366000 Listings
4dr Sedan (1.5L 4cyl gas/electric hybrid CVT)$32029$334000 Listings


Over All Rating

7.1Out of 10

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Trims

Base$33,400 onwards
  • Bose performance 16-speaker sound system
  • Drive mode selector
  • Dual-zone temperature control
  • LED headlamps with daytime running lights
Touring$36,600 onwards
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  • Navigation system


Colors and Styles

Build Car
Crimson Pearl

Features
vehicle bio
base price

$36600

body style

4dr Sedan

engine type
displacement

91 cu in

horse power

212 hp @ 5500 rpm

torque

99 lb.-ft. @ 5000 rpm

transmission

Continuously Variable Transmission

dimensions
length

192.7 in

wheelbase

108.3 in

width

73.9 in

curb weight

4059 lbs

Height

58.2 in

Ground Clearance

5 in

capacity
passenger volume

101.5 cu ft

cargo volume

14.8 cu ft

passenger capacity

5 Seats

fuel economy
city/combined/highway

44/42/40 mpg

warranty
basic warranty

3 yr./ 36000 mi.


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