San Marcos drivers interested in reaping the benefits of electric vehicles are likely wondering, “how long does it take to charge an electric car?” Your electric car charging time will ultimately depend on the method you use, as well as the vehicle you purchase. Similar to how there are varying phone charging options, there are different methods of charging your electric vehicle. Learn more about the ins and outs of electric car charging times with our team at MINI of Escondido. Then, browse our used vehicles inventory to secure the keys to the electric car of your dreams!
Fortunately, there are more and more electric charging stations popping up around the San Diego area. It’s pretty easy now to find a fast charging public DC charging station, which will give you the shortest electric car charging time.
Basic Public AC Charging (240V)
Fast Charging DC Charging
You can use a basic 120V home outlet to charge your electric car. In fact, a basic home charger is included with your MINI Cooper Electric. However, this is the slowest way to charge your vehicle. You can shorten your home electric car charging time by upgrading to a 240V 1.2 charger.
Basic Home AC Charging (120V)
Basic Home AC Charging (240V)
Installing electric car ports at home is getting more and more common every day, and the benefits will show themselves almost instantly. This process costs anywhere from $850-$2,000 depending on where you live and what the job requires.
Besides helping to save the environment, there are some great financial reasons to buy a MINI Electric Car. Here are a few:
If you have any more questions about electric car charging time, or you’re in the market for an electric vehicle, contact MINI of Escondido for help! Our experts will help you find an electric vehicle in our inventory that suits your driving and lifestyle needs. Have you already found the vehicle you’d like to secure the keys to? Apply for financing online today! Also be sure to compare the MINI Cooper Clubman vs. Countryman with our team to begin your new car search today!
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