November 13th , 2012 – Honda Motor Company Limited has introduced a new one-motor hybrid system called sports hybrid intelligent dual clutch drive system, a lightweight and compact one-motor hybrid system optimized for small-sized vehicles.
This new hybrid system will be the latest addition consists of three different Honda hybrid systems which are:
One motor sport hybrid intelligent dual clutch drive.
This system is similar to the hybrid system, which is deployed in Honda’s current hybrid model with the assumption that it uses a dual clutch transmission rather than a CVT. This new designed intelligent dual clutch one motor drive unit has 30% more efficiency value as compared to conventional one motor hybrid system. This system has 4 cylinders, 1.5 liter cycle engine for 7 speeds with a high output motor and efficient Lithium-ion battery.