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Why Should You Switch To An Electric Vehicle?

Published on May 27th, 2020

Switching from a traditional fuel car to an electric car provides various environmental and personal benefits. Yet some drivers are still hesitant to make the switch. Electric vehicles (EVs) have made huge technological advances since they were first introduced.

Electric vehicles (EVs) 

Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

Electric cars help reduce dangerous emissions that contribute to climate change, ecological damage and public health. EVs are not made with an exhaust system, which means they emit zero emissions. Making the switch from a traditional gas vehicle helps contribute to cleaner air and a healthier environment for all of us.

Reduce Your Gas Bill

As an EV owner, you will never again have to waste time and money at a gas station. On average Americans spend up to $4,000 on gas each year! Instead, charge your car easily with an electric car charging station installed in Wilmette. Install a personal one in your own garage or use the various public stations in your city.

Reduce Your Maintenance Cost

Electric cars don’t use oil to lubricate the engine, meaning they don’t need oil changes. Their brakes also typically don’t wear out as quickly. These factors mean you’ll spend way less on maintenance costs per year.

Other Perks

Lastly, switching to an electric car means you’ll get special treatment. You will likely receive a tax credit for helping lessen your impact on their environment. You’re also allowed to use the carpool lane at any time. Save time on your commute in high traffic areas!

If you’re ready to make the switch, contact Current Electric Contractors. We are an approved Tesla charger installer and have tons of experience with a variety of electric car charging installations in Wilmette and other Chicago suburbs. Give us a call today at 847-832-0700!

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