Everything you need to know about roadtripping in an EV

Everything you need to know about roadtripping in an EV

Electric vehicles are becoming mainstream—here’s where they stand when it comes to taking a road trip

Road trips are all about detours, long distances, and flexible planning—but as we learn more and more about the negative impacts of gas and diesel powered vehicles, it’s time to start thinking about electric cars and trucks.

Taking a road trip in an EV might not be as simple as hitting the road in a gas powered vehicle—not yet, at least. These tips will help you navigate planning an electric road trip no matter where you’re at in the EV adoption process.

Can you take a road trip in an electric vehicle?

Can you take a road trip in an electric vehicle?

Electric vehicles are great for commuting to work—but how do they hold up for road trips? We took a Chevy Bolt on the road to find out.

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Planning an EV road trip

How to find charging stations, rent an EV, and discover “electric” routes. 

How to plan a road trip in your EV

Planning and mapping out your route in advance is even more important if you have an EV. Here are some tips and tricks that every road trip planner should think about before heading out with their electric vehicle.

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Use the Roadtrippers app to search and add charging stations to your route.

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Electric vehicles for road trips

From electric motorcycles to hybrids, these vehicles are road trip-ready.