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As electric vehicles become increasingly prevalent on California roadways, you might be asking yourself if investing in an EV is worthwhile, among other questions. If you have concerns about the expenses associated with charging an electric vehicle or the costs of EV maintenance, the Fontana Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM team is here to address them.
Our specialists are more than happy to guide you through the EV ownership experience and assist you in finding an electrified Jeep 4xe model that meets your specific driving requirements. If you have additional questions not covered below, feel free to visit our RAM and Jeep dealership near Rancho Cucamonga or give us a call to speak with one of our knowledgeable sales experts.
Electric Vehicle FAQs
Does bad or cold weather affect electric cars?
Cold temperatures can decrease the range of an electric vehicle, similar to how they impact the fuel efficiency of a gasoline-powered car. However, this should not deter you from purchasing an EV, as electric vehicles are designed to perform well in inclement weather.
Do Stellantis EV cars require oil changes?
This is a common question, and the answer is yes! Stellantis electric vehicles do need oil changes to prevent from overheating and maintain the health of the vehicle.
Where can I charge an electric car?
Numerous electric car charging stations are available across the country and there are many EV chargers in California, offering convenient EV charging options. If you prefer to charge your EV at home, you can have an electric charger installed in your garage or driveway.
How long does it take to charge an electric car?
Charging times for electric cars can vary. Depending on the required range and conditions, an EV can be charged in as little as a few minutes or as long as several hours.
Are electric cars more affordable to maintain?
Since EVs have fewer fluids and internal components than gasoline-engine vehicles, they are often less expensive to maintain. Some maintenance tasks, such as tire servicing, windshield wiper replacement and brake service, are the same for both electric and gas-powered cars. By owning an EV, you can save money by not having to worry about gas expenses, fluctuating fuel prices or scheduling oil changes.
Does Jeep make EVs?
Yes, there are two Jeep EVs — the 2023 Jeep Wrangler 4xe and new Grand Cherokee 4xe. These Jeep models are plug-in hybrids that combine a gas engine with an electric motor and allow you to take advantage of a limited all-electric range. Visit our local car dealer to buy or lease a 2023 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4xe near Rancho Cucamonga.
Is Dodge coming out with an EV?
Yes, Dodge will be electric after 2023. Electric concept versions of the iconic Dodge muscles cars are in the works, with them potentially being available in 2024. If you crave fuel efficiency, you can visit our Fontana Dodge dealer to upgrade to a plug-in hybrid 2023 Dodge Hornet for sale nearby.