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Are used EVs eligible for tax rebates? Yes, but here’s the fine print

Tax rebates make buying a new EV a whole lot easier. But are used EVs eligible for rebates? Here's everything you need to know.
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Is Tesla Full Self-Driving worth it?

Tesla has made plenty of headlines over the past few years for its self-driving tech. But is Tesla Full Self-Driving worth it? Here's what you need to know.
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What are the different types of electric car chargers?

Charging an electric car isn't quite as easy as it should be. Here's a look at the different types of electric car charger.
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Pros and cons of buying a used electric car

EVs are now common, and we're entering a world where buying used electric cars will be a whole lot easier. But what are the pros and cons of doing so?
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What EV tax credits and rebates are available in my state?

We rounded up all the rebates, tax credits, rate incentives, and freebies available to EV buyers and owners, from state and federal authorities to power companies.
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Can electric car batteries be recycled?

Electric cars may be better for the environment than gas-powered cars, but they still have their own environmental challenges -- like their huge batteries.
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Tesla Model 3 maintenance costs: What can you expect?

The Tesla Model 3 is one of the most popular electric cars out there, and one of its advantages is how cheap it is to maintain. But just how cheap is it?
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9 longest-range plug-in hybrids: get the best of both worlds

Plug-in hybrids allow you to get the best of both electric and gas-powered cars, but offer a lower range. Here are 9 plug-in hybrid cars with the longest range.
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BMW i4 vs. Tesla Model 3: Which EV sedan is better?

The Tesla Model 3 and BMW i4 are some of the best electric sedans out there, and you might be deciding between the two. But which is better?
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How much does an electric car battery cost?

Electric cars cost less to operate and repair than gas-powered cars over the long run, but there's one component that can cost far more -- the battery.
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Tesla Destination Chargers vs. Superchargers: What’s the difference?

Tesla cars are easy to charge -- but there are different kinds of chargers. Here are the differences between the Tesla Supercharger and the Destination Charger.
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10 electric cars with the longest range

Electric cars are getting better and better, but being able to charge them quickly is still a point of concern. That's where a long-range car comes in.
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How to use a Tesla Supercharger: a complete guide

Tesla Superchargers are extremely convenient and easy to find given how many of them there are. Here's how to use a Tesla Supercharger.
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Tesla Model X vs. Tesla Model Y: Range, speed, price, and other specs compared

The Model X and Model Y are Tesla's two larger cars, making them a great choice for anyone who wants a bit of space on their drive. But which is best?
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How to charge your electric car at home

One of the best things about electric cars is that you can charge at home, so you never have to stop at a station. Here's how to charge an electric car at home.
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What is a Tesla Supercharger?

Tesla Superchargers make charging using a Tesla a whole lot easier, and faster. But what is a Tesla Supercharger, and how does one compare to other chargers?
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How much does it cost to charge an electric car?

The promise of the electric car has long been that it's cheaper than a gas-powered one to fuel and maintain. How much does it cost to charge an electric car?
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The best EV charging apps help you find the right station for any electric car

Charging your electric car is easy most of the time, but using a great EV charging app can make it even easier. Here are some of the best EV charging apps.
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Are EVs more expensive than gas cars? It’s complicated

Sticker shock may send some buyers running from EVs, but maintenance, fuel and insurance all make the cost equation more complex than it seems.
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How does weather affect EV battery life?

Extreme cold and heat will reduce your EV's battery life, but why? Battery chemistry and climate control help explain this fact of EV life.
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Why do EVs charge slowly? Lithium battery limits explained

Electric vehicles take so long to charge compared to gas cars. Why? The limitations of lithium-ion batteries help explain this frustration of modern EVs.
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How to delete your Uber account

Whether you've decided to drive instead of ride or give the competition a try, deleting your Uber account is straightforward if you follow these basic steps.
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How do electric cars work? EV motors and batteries explained

Electric cars may seem impossibly complex, but motors, batteries, and electricity are in many ways simpler to understand than gasoline engines.
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EV glossary: All of the electric vehicle jargon you need to know

If you need to know obscure electric vehicle terms or want to educate yourself about EVs we have a handy reference with loads of EV definitions.
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How to disable Apple CarPlay

Apple CarPlay is a great addition to modern cars, but not everyone will find the option attractive. We show you how to turn off CarPlay.
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Every car compatible with Apple CarPlay

Wondering if you can connect your iPhone to your car? We made a list of all the cars that are currently compatible with Apple CarPlay.
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Every upcoming electric pickup truck

The electric pickup segment is going to get really crowded, really quickly. Here are the models confirmed to reach production in the not-too-distant future.
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Everything you need to know about the Rivian R1T

Rivian has launched production of the R1T, its first model. It's an electric pickup truck that's quick and capable.
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Waze vs. Google Maps: Which one is right for you?

Waze and Google Maps have similar functions plus key differences. This overview of both mobile apps can help you decide which one is best for you and when.

The best mileage apps for small businesses in 2022

Small businesses road warriors need good mileage tracker apps to help them control expenses. Here are some great mileage tracking apps for iOS and Android.
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The best CarPlay apps

Stay connected during your commute or your next road trip by adding apps to Apple CarPlay. Here are the best options, from sports to music and audio books.
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14 awesome flying taxis and cars currently in development

Some of the brightest engineers in the world are racing to make science fiction-esque flying taxis a reality. Here are 14 prototypes we're keeping an eye on.
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From battlefields to suburban driveways, this is the history of Jeep

Jeep is more than a brand name; it's a byword for any kind of off-roader. Becoming one of the most emblematic carmakers in the world was easier said than done.
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The most reliable cars of 2021

It's difficult to find an awful vehicle in 2021, but there are cars, trucks, and SUVs that are more predictably reliable than others. We've listed them here.