Today’s all-electric vehicles can go up to 200+ miles on a full charge. PHEVs use battery power until it's depleted – then they seamlessly switch to gasoline. You continue to travel using the gasoline engine. Gone are the days of short trips in EVs.
And, since the average Wisconsin driver travels 30 miles a day, even the lowest range EV will get you where you want to go.
Advances in technology are increasing EV battery sizes. With larger batteries, you can expect even longer travel distances in the future.
DC fast chargers can provide EVs with 60 to 80 miles of driving range in 20 minutes. There are eight in the Madison area and more are coming.