THIS IS A 100% ELECTRIC CAR, NO GAS, ZERO TAILPIPE EMISSIONS! PLEASE READ THE ELECTRIC CAR FAQ’S BELOW BEFORE BOOKING.
Try out an electric car and kiss your gas station goodbye!
The all-electric FIAT 500e was created with the love of design and the love of Earth. The 500e is 100% battery powered and yields zero tailpipe emissions without compromising style. With its Italian styling, instant torque, strong and smooth acceleration and aerodynamic bodywork, the FIAT 500e is environmentally sexy!
✔ ChargePoint card included
✔ White HOV stickers
✔ Automatic transmission
✔ Air conditioning
✔ GPS navigation
✔ Vegan leather interior
✔ Bluetooth, cruise control, voice controls
✔ Premium sound system
✔ 10% discount weekly or longer trips.
EASY PICKUP & RETURN USING OUR AUTO-ACCESS SYSTEM
The car is setup with an auto-access system. This gives you the flexibility to pickup and return the car any time within your requested trip. No need to stress out about navigating LA traffic to meet at a set time! To access the car, you need to have your valid driver license and have a cell phone that can take photos, access the internet and send text messages.
ELECTRIC CAR FAQ’S
Q: Will the car be charged when I collect it?
A: Yes. The car will have at least an 80% charge. You must return the car with at least 80% charge (min. $25 fee for returning undercharged).
Q: How far does the car go before I need to charge it?
A: The range is around 90 mi. This may fluctuate by 10 mi either way depending on driving conditions. Using air conditioning and traveling at high speeds reduces the range.
Q: How long does it take to charge?
A: It takes 2-4 hr to charge at standard charging stations.
Q: Do I need to wait in the car while it charges?
A: No. The best way to manage an electric car lifestyle is to multi-task. Plan ahead and plugin while you go shopping, watch a movie, workout, go to the beach etc. There are charging points at popular locations throughout LA.
Q: Does the car come with a charging cable that I can plugin at home?
A: Yes. A Level 1 charging cable will be supplied. It plugs into a standard wall outlet and charges the car overnight (approx. 12 hours for a charge).
Q: Where can I charge the car?
A: There are thousands of charging stations throughout LA. Many are free or it may cost a few dollars. The car comes with a ChargePoint card providing access to the most reliable network.
To find ChargePoint locations:
1. Go to https://na.chargepoint.com/charge_point
2. Enter your ZIP code
3. Under ‘Networks’ deselect ‘Other’
4. Move map to view ChargePoint locations near you.
NOTE: ChargePoint card fees (if any) will be billed to you at the end of the trip.
You can also use PlugShare to locate other free charging stations:
1. Go to http://www.plugshare.com/
2. Deselect 'Residential Chargers’
3. Go to 'More Options'
4. Under 'Outlets (local)' make sure only 'EV Plug (J1772)' is selected
5. Deselect all check boxes under all other headings (Outlets (International), Filters, Networks).
TIP: Under 'More Options' select 'Payment Required' to see additional fee charging points (often it is only a small fee to park/charge).
ecoBuggie's mission is to provide the most convenient, affordable and eco-friendly carsharing experience on Turo. We have been recognized by Turo as a 2014 and 2015 Top Owner in the Los Angeles region. We have completed 900+ Trips, 3,000+ rental days and have achieved an overall 5-Star rating. Our aim is to accelerate the transition to a sustainable transportation future.
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