Compare Fuel Cell Vehicles
Fuel cell vehicles (FCVs) are now for sale or lease in the United States although availability is limited to areas with an adequate number of hydrogen refueling stations. Fuel economy estimates and other information are provided below.
|2014 Honda FCX Clarity||2016 Hyundai Tucson
|2016 Toyota Mirai|
|Fuel Economy and Related Estimates|
|Annual Fuel Cost *||NA||$1,700||$1,250|
|Vehicle Class||Midsize Car||Small SUV||Subcompact Car|
|Motor||DC Permanent Magnet, brushless (100kW)||AC Induction (100kW)|
|Battery||288 V Lithium Ion||180 V Lithium Ion||245 V NiMH|
|Availability||Limited number in Southern California (lease only)||Select dealers in California (lease only)||Select dealers in California initially (sale or lease)|
* Annual fuel cost calculated assuming a hydrogen cost of $5.55/kg, 15,000 annual miles of travel, and 55% city and 45% highway driving.
kW = kilowatt; V = volt; kg = kilogram