What are the Benefits of Electric Cars?

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More and more talk about electric cars has been happening as many brands are either releasing all-electric models or announcing future models. If you are in the market for a new car, you may be curious about how one will fit into your lifestyle in Carmel and what are the benefits of electric vehicles that make these models so appealing. The Penske Honda team is here to keep you in the loop, so you can decide if you want to try out the electric power! 

Environmental Benefits of Electric Cars 

When electric models are being discussed, the environmental impact is always a part of the conversation. While it’s good to hear that we can make our driving habits more gentle on the Earth, what exactly are these environmental benefits of electric cars? Take a closer look below: 

  • Zero Emissions: When you drive an electric model, one aspect that stands out is the close to zero tailpipe emissions. Most electric cars don’t even have an exhaust system, so you won’t have exhaust emissions as a byproduct after driving around Fishers.
  • Renewable Energy: In addition to zero emissions, another environmental benefit of electric cars is that they can use renewable energy. Electric models are powered by electricity, so they can take advantage of renewable resources, such as solar, wind, and even water! 

Other Benefits of Electric Vehicles

What if your priority isn’t to be more eco-conscious? Beyond the environmental benefits of electric cars, you will find electric cars perform on a different level and also doesn’t require the same maintenance that gas-powered cars do: 

  • Reduced Maintenance: Electric vehicles don’t need engine oil to run on the Westfield roads, so there’s no need for routine oil changes. 
  • Quieter Drive: As you drive around the area in an electric model, you’ll realize how quiet the commute is. This is because electric vehicles don’t necessarily have any engine noise, so there’s less commotion in the cabin.
  • Performance: And of course, they offer a new experience on the road when it comes to performance. The electric motors are capable of producing near-instantaneous torque, so you can still find thrill on your commutes.

Learn More About Electric Cars from Penske Honda!

Currently, Honda doesn’t have any all-electric models though there is a whole lineup of hybrids, which includes the Accord, CR-V, Clarity, and more. Honda and Sony have also teamed up to form a new company that will build electric vehicles and plans to sell their first model by 2025. Want to learn more benefits of electric cars or want to stay up to date on Honda’s latest hybrids? Contact us today!


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