How much money do electric car owners save at the pump?
Hello! My dad and I are shopping for a new car as my high-school graduation present. Since I’ll be a full-time college student and only working part time, I want a car that won’t cost too much in gas. How much would I save at the pump if I got an electric car?
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- It costs about $1,400 a year on average to fill up an internal combustion car.
- It costs about $540 a year on average to charge an electric car.
- Going electric could save you $860 a year