EV FAQs

With any new product or technology, there are many questions you may have. Hopefully this page will answer many of them. You could also attend one of our workshops or Ride and Drive events. Our industry experts will be on hand to explain the EV driving experience, car charging and answer any questions you may have.

Q: Hybrid, PHEV, Plug-in Hybrid, EV, BEV. So many names. What’s the difference?
Hybrid:
 
PHEV – Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle:
 “PHEVs” are hybrids, often with longer-range battery capacity than non-plug-in hybrids, whose batteries can be charged by plugging them into an electrical outlet or charging station.
BEV – EV:

Battery Electric Vehicles

re electric vehicles that operate on 100% battery power. They are also often referred to as “
” to differentiate them from PHEVs. Examples include the Nissan Leaf, Tesla Model S, X and 3, BMW i3, Chevrolet Bolt and more. 
Q: I’m worried about finding a charging station
Q: I’m not sure they have the range for my daily or weekly commuting