Tokyo, Japan – Honda Motor Company Limited has announced that its FCX Clarity fuel cell vehicle will serve as the official car of the 2008 Indy Japan event which begins today in Tochigi, Japan. The FCX Clarity is scheduled for release in the U.S. this summer and in Japan in the fall.
Honda FCX Clarity. Click image to enlarge
The FCX Clarity is powered by the Honda V Flow fuel cell stack, runs on hydrogen and emits no CO2 or other environmentally harmful emissions in operation. The fuel cell vehicle emits only water.
Among other duties, the FCX Clarity will act as a pace car at the start, leading the 18 race cars participating in the Indy Japan event, and will be on display inside the paddock.