101 W North Blvd • Highway 441 • Leesburg, FL 34748 • 352-314-9001

Are electric cars worth the investment?

electric vehicle batteries leesburgElectric vehicles are becoming more popular these days, and the allure is affecting people of all ages and backgrounds. Most people are attracted to the fact that they are great on the environment and require significantly fewer trips to the gas station. It sounds good but what does owning an electric car entail? What kind of upkeep do they need?

Most electric vehicles cost more than a typical car that runs on gasoline, so that begs the question: Is an all-electric vehicle worth the investment?

Cheaper to run:

Even though the cost for an electric vehicle is more upfront, it more than makes up for it in the amount of money saved in gas. The price of gasoline in the US has been rising, but the cost of electricity has stayed the same. With improvements in renewable energy, it is only going to get better from here on out. Many states offer incentives and subsidies to consumers who purchase electric cars.

Less engine noise:

Along with less environmental pollution, an electric car also produces less noise pollution. They are so quiet the manufacturers have to add sound to them so pedestrians crossing the street can hear them.

Can be charged at home or work:

Charge your car while you sleep or work. There are more and more charging stations being installed every day, making charging your vehicle even more accessible. Entire fleets of vehicles can be charged in no time with smart EV charging systems.

Easier to maintain:

Believe it or not, an electric car is more comfortable to manage than an internal combustion engine because it has less moving parts that could break down.

Environmentally Friendly:

It’s no secret that these innovative vehicles have zero admissions and therefore do not produce harmful CO2 into the atmosphere. Which is always a good thing.

 

Latest Blog Posts

Understanding Golf Cart Batteries.

Monday, April 1, 2019

Throughout many parts of Florida, a golf cart can be seen being used as a means of daily transportation.  There might even be specific lanes just for golf carts. A lot of places, especially retirement communities, treat these carts like most people treat their cars or trucks. So when it comes to making sure your golf cart runs right, should you get the same things you would for your car? If you need to switch out the battery, the answer is no way! There are a few things to look out for when picking the right battery for your golf cart. Here are a few tips to help you better understand what keeps your golf cart running smoothly;

Read more...

What is the Best Golf Cart Battery?

Monday, February 25, 2019

Some spots in Central Florida, mainly The Villages® Community, have residents who use golf carts as their primary source of transportation to get around town.  Having a golf cart takes some special care, and that's no different for the inner workings of a golf cart as well. Going to the auto parts store and picking up the same battery you use for your car won't end well if you buy the same battery for a golf cart. So what battery is best for a golf cart? Here we will figure out and dissect what makes the best golf cart battery, so you don't have to!

Read more...

Tricks to make your golf cart battery last all day.

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

In some spots throughout Central Florida, golf carts are a primary means of transportation for a lot of residents.  This is especially prevalent in retirement communities where an individual could easily be gone from home all day. So getting stuck at the local supermarket or doctor's office because your golf cart battery has died could cause a little bit of a problem for someone a couple of miles away from home. Thankfully there are a few tips and tricks to keep the battery in your golf cart ready for a drive into and back out of town. 

Read more...

Connect With Us

AMAZING prices. They can get or make any battery you want.

— R.L. Robinson

I moved and will always buy from here.

— Jeremy Hoornstra

Great quality and service. Will come back again!!!

— Yiru Chen

Helped change an old battery, got me back up and running down the road! Great service for a fair price.

— Kim Carter

Couldn't get a battery for my phone. Phone company said I was due for an upgrade anyway. Only $700. Got my battery here for less than $50. Great people

— Betty Clarke

About Us

Battery Power
101 W North Blvd • Highway 441 • Leesburg, FL 34748
352-314-9001 (phone)
352-460-4073 (fax)
Monday-Friday 8am to 6pm
Saturday 9am to 2pm

  • visa Acceptedvisa
  • mastercard Acceptedmastercard
  • amex Acceptedamex
  • discover Accepteddiscover
  • cash Acceptedcash
  • check Acceptedcheck

Better Business Bureau Accredited Business