Electric vehicle owners take the wheel to kick off ‘EV Week’: Roadshow

Q: Thanks for the possibility to go over electrical motor vehicles.

John Mitchell, Castro Valley

A: Modern columns on electric motor vehicles prompted dozens of responses from readers who like electrical motor vehicles, and many others who are anxious about them.

Q: I’ve experienced two electric powered cars and trucks. I was the very first person in San Francisco to get a Honda Fit EV. With an 80-mile array, it was generally a town vehicle, wonderful to go to Oakland and again to Santa Clara with a cost by plugging into a 110-volt outlet for an hour. I experienced it for 4½ many years.

I have had a Tesla Design S for 5½ decades. I bought just one with a 245-mile variety, but you can get them with nearly a 400-mile variety now. I have absent spherical journey equally to Los Angeles and Tahoe and charged while I received anything to consume. By the time I was completed having, the vehicle was completely ready to go.

With the Tesla, if you enter your desired destination in the navigation program, it tells you the place to quit to charge and for how prolonged. I have never been involved with array.

Lauren Friedman, Daly Metropolis

A: And…

Q: All of these people today indicating no issues with selection are forgetting that in several parts of the nation, there are no public charging stations for hundreds of miles. For illustration, there are none in the 132 miles in between Terrific Falls, Montana, and Chinook, Montana, and none in the 484 miles on Highway 2 amongst Williston, North Dakota and Glacier National Park.

Jim Murdy, San Jose

A: Let’s maintain the battery charged and hold rolling…