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- 2016 Models Available in the Midwest
- 2016 Audi A3 Sportback e-Tron
- 2015 BMW i3
- 2015 BMW i8
- 2016 Cadillac ELR
- 2016 Chevy Volt
- 2016 Ford C-MAX Energi
- 2016 Ford Focus Electric
- 2016 Ford Fusion Energi SE
- 2016 Mercedes Benz S550e
- 2016 Mitsubishi i-MiEV
- 2016 Nissan Leaf
- 2016 Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid
- 2016 Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid
- 2016 Smart Fortwo Electric Drive
- 2015 Tesla Model S
- 2015 Tesla Model X
- 2016 Additional Models
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The average daily commute for a Chicagoan is 22 miles, well within the battery range offered by electric cars and plug-in hybrids. EV owners can charge both:
Overnight charging will likely meet the needs of most Chicago plug-in drivers.
On the Road
EV owners may also opt to plug-in on the road — at work, while shopping, etc. — as public charging stations and direct current (DC) quick chargers become increasingly available in the Chicago area.
Some employers are now offering workplace charging, often free of charge, as a benefit to their employees.