Stories from the Road: Driving Cross Country in Your EV

As you probably know by now, we are on the road in our first ever electric vehicle driving experience. Our round-trip road trip to Salt Lake City is over 2,00 miles.

In order to prepare for our trip, we met with local connections who drive an electric vehicle. Mark and Kathleen Bernick are member-owners of Stearns Electric Association who own their Tesla Model X. In addition to providing us with the top things to know about driving EVs, they shared a story with us about their first time driving cross-country in the Tesla Model X.

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Supercharger Story: Lusk, Wyoming

On our road trip, one of our stops was the small town of Lusk, Wyoming. Population 1,557. Although nearly every single charging location we have traveled to so far has provided its own charm, the community of Lusk was one to highlight.

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What Does an Electric Vehicle Really Cost?

We have been asked many times about the cost of electric vehicles. Here is a few of the frequently asked questions broken down for you:

How much does an electric vehicle cost?
A wide range of electric vehicles are available for every conceivable free market segment. As a result, the purchase price of a new electric vehicle varies widely based upon the vehicle make, model, type, package and accessories. Check out this electric vehicle comparison chart to review a few options or explore automakers’ website for specific vehicle costs.

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Road Trip Recharge #7: Laramie, WY (aka Road Trip Re-route)

LOCATION: Fairfield Inn & Suites

MILES DRIVEN SINCE LAST CHARGE:  168.8 miles since last charge.

KWH USED:  61.6 kWh used.

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Road Trip Recharge #6: Lusk, WY

LOCATION: America’s Best Value Inn- Covered Wagon

MILES DRIVEN SINCE LAST CHARGE:  171.4 miles since last charge.

KWH USED:  57.2 kWh used.

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