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What Are the Best EV Route Planners?

My buddy Jo wrote an article last week about a team that covered over 2,000 miles in 24 hours in an all-electric Porsche. The most amazing part of this story was that this 24 hours included charging time! That’s right…Porsche’s new 800-volt fast-charging system was able to provide ...[Read More]

The Best Way to Rent a Tesla Model X

I have this reoccurring dream where I pull up to my high school reunion in a Tesla Model X. I can picture it now: the falcon-wing doors open. My wife (who looks stunning by the way) and I get out while my former classmates gasp and stare in awe. I allow the car to park itself as we walk in and greet...[Read More]

Cheapest All-Electric Cars 2019

If you’re anything like me you’re well…broke. What are eco-warriors like me who want to save the environment but don’t have a lot of dough to do? Are we doomed to drive gas-guzzlers because we can’t afford to do otherwise? Absolutely not! Here are the cheapest all-elect...[Read More]

Top 10 EV Forums

You’re an all-electric vechile (EV) owner and enthusiast. You love to socialize with like-minded people. You may even have found an EV club to join, as we suggested here. But what happens you’re at work or home with nothing to do? How will you interact with fellow EV lovers? We here at e...[Read More]

How Many Years Will a Nissan Leaf Battery Last?

Regular readers will know that I am the proud owner of a 2012 Nissan Leaf. While I love my little car, I have to admit that anxiety about replacing the battery is part of my daily life. A simple Google search for “Nissan Leaf Battery Degradation” will return a litany of articles about ho...[Read More]

The 5 Best Electric Bikes Under $500

We brought you 7 electric bikes (ebikes) under $1,000 here. Today we go even cheaper! If you’re a commuter on a budget, you owe it to yourself to check out this list of the 5 best ebikes under $500. 5. EmioCycles Dual Power E-Bike Our first ebike is a tiny little bike with a tiny little price ...[Read More]

Range Anxiety Dead? Electric Porsche Does 2148 Miles in 24 Hrs

Covering 2,128 miles in a day. That’s enough to carry a car about the distance from Los Angeles, California to Atlanta, Georgia in just twenty four hours. That’s impressive enough in any car, but there’s something extra special about this particular run, because it was done in a Po...[Read More]

5 New Cars that Really SHOULD Have Been Electric 2019

Battery technology has come a long way over the last decade, with mainstream electric products from General Motors, Nissan, and Tesla proving over and over again that EVs are more than capable of being, you know, real cars. As such, I feel like a lot of you are reading this and thinking, “All ...[Read More]

EV Charging Connector Types Explained

So you’re considering an all-electric vehicle (EV)? Welcome, we’re glad to have you on the team! What’s that you say? You don’t understand why some chargers look different than others? You’re thinking about sticking with your gas-guzzler because the new technology is ju...[Read More]

Top 8 Best EV Blogs

We here at enrg.io are big fans of everything to do with all-electric vehicles (EVs). As passionate as we are about the subject, we realize we’re not the only ones. In an effort to promote our friends in the business and let our readers know who we read, here are the best 8 EV blogs on the Int...[Read More]

Check Out These 5 Awesome Electric Restomods

Restomod. That’s the name that’s been given to special, one-off custom cars that aren’t quite restorations– though that’s a part of it– and aren’t quite hot rods– though that’s a part of it, too. The best way to describe what a restomod is, vs. w...[Read More]

How Long Does It Take to Charge a Nissan Leaf?

In an article posted yesterday, we reviewed Nissan’s battery warranty policies for their Leaf line. Today we ask a simple question on behalf of Leaf owners everywhere: how long does it take to charge a Nissan Leaf? The answer, like it is for most questions in life is: it depends. Charging time...[Read More]

What Is (and Will Be) the Longest Range Electric Vehicle?

We listed the top ten all-electric vehicles (EVs) by range here. The Tesla Model S is hands down the current champion with a whopping 335 miles of range on a full charge. Well, that was easy. I’m sure my editor will be happy with my work. But seriously folks, while the current crop may be impr...[Read More]

When Do Nissan Leaf Owners Get Complimentary Battery Checkups?

Being a Nissan Leaf owner myself, I like to keep up to speed on issues Leaf drivers are dealing with. A quick perusal of various online forums dedicated to Leaf ownership will yield numerous discussions about battery life and warranties. Because I purchased an older vehicle, the specifics of Nissan&...[Read More]

5 Best Electric Scooters for Kids

Yesterday we compiled a list of the 5 best electric scooters for adults that have seats. Later in the day we realized that many of you will have to also purchase an electric scooter for your kid(s) if you purchase one for yourself. I for one would not dream of purchasing something as cool as an elec...[Read More]