28 Feb '13, 7pm

Should Electric Cars Have Visible Charge Indicators For The Public?

Should Electric Cars Have Visible Charge Indicators For The Public?

With the Tesla Model S you have tend to have enough range (minimum 150 miles to 230 to 265epa with 85KWhr) to get back home before you have to charge again so someone unplugging you at a public charging spot will be less of a problem. However with all the other EV's out there with the seemingly manufacturer agreed upon range of 75 miles or so this will mean people will want to unplug you since they will often have to charge during the day just to make it home if they have to travel more than 40 miles from their home charging unit.

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