Many modes are provided for driving in electric vehicles.
The demand for electric cars is continuously increasing in the country, for this the Central Government has also announced FAME II subsidy. Besides, subsidy on electric cars is also being given by the state governments. At the same time, electric cars also reduce pollution and carbon emissions, due to which they are becoming people’s choice.
Despite having so many features in the electric car, one drawback is seen in winter, in which the range of the electric car gets reduced in the winter season and the electric car is not able to cover the range specified by ARAI in winter. In such a situation, if you are also an electric car user, then here we have brought some tips for you to increase the range of electric car in winter. Which will be very useful in winter season.
Why does the range of electric cars reduce in winter?
In what way can the range of an electric car be increased? Before this, it is important to know why the range of an electric car reduces in the winter season. Actually, the performance of the battery reduces in winter season and due to this the range of electric cars gets reduced.
How to increase the range of an electric car in winter?
Pre-heat the EV by plugging it in: Electric car or scooter should be plugged in and pre-heated before driving. Actually be it petrol-diesel or electric vehicle. They have to be heated before driving, in such a situation, electric vehicles consume more battery for heating due to cold in winter and due to this the range of the electric car gets reduced.
Drive EV in Eco Mode:Many modes are provided for driving in electric vehicles, one of which is eco mode. Experts say that electric cars and electric two-wheelers should be driven in eco mode during the winter season. By doing this the performance of the battery increases and the range of the vehicle automatically increases.