What does an EV cost?

From a more basic model to your top-of-the-line EV, we outline what an electric vehicle will cost and what you’ll get for your money. Sticker prices on electric vehicles run the gamut, from the low $20,000 range to over $100,000 for the most expensive model with...

How far can I drive?

A typical question from potential EV owners is “how far can I drive before I need to recharge?” The answer: well, it depends. Think about it like you’d like think about a gas-powered car. Can you say exactly how many miles per gallon (MPG) you get...

Under the hood

Learn about the origins of EVs, their key components and the basics of how they work. Vermont blacksmith Thomas Davenport is credited with making the first electric motor back in the 1830s. His idea didn’t take off. He couldn’t get funding, so he moved to...

Learn the lingo

Our go-to guide for common language used in the EV world. Familiarize yourself with the top terms you’ll regularly hear, like “state of charge” and HCU (home charging unit). When you own an EV, you’ll need to learn a few new terms particular to EV culture....

An EV road trip

Planning a getaway with your EV? Follow these 7 top tips for a seamless long-distance trip with your electric vehicle. The open road, a new playlist, gas station snacks. You’re ready for a road trip adventure, but you’re nervous to set off in your EV. What...

Top 5 Tips For a Successful EV Test-Drive

Want to take an electric vehicle out for a spin? Plan ahead to get the most out of your test-drive. A test-drive is a fun and easy way to get acquainted with EVs and can help solidify your decision to buy. To get the most...

Dollars and Cents

We break down yearly car expenses for two neighbors, one owns an EV and one doesn’t. See how owning an EV stacks up. You know how much an electric vehicle will cost you—including rebates—and you’ve heard you’ll save on gas and car repairs. But what will...

Why Buy Electric? Top Reasons to Buy EV

From costs savings to special rebates to perks, owning an EV offers plenty of benefits. A whole new world The car industry is on the brink of the biggest technological disruption it’s faced in decades. The car of the future will be electric; it will be connected...

Why Buy a Level 2 Charger?

Most EV owners find they want a faster charge and upgrade to a Level 2 charging unit soon after bringing home their electric vehicle. Here’s why. Level 2 charging can cut charging time in half, which is ideal for busy owners on the go. Most EV...

Charging in Public

A primer on how to charge your EV away from home. Plus, learn more about the Airbnb of EV and an emerging technology that will allow roads to charge EVs. Most EV owners will do the majority of their charging at home, but it’s inevitable you’ll...