Tesla introduced a fee for a simple car.
The company Tesla introduced a fee for downtime on their charging stations Supercharger. This decision is due to the fact that many car owners leave their electric cars after fully charging the battery.
“We understand how it can be frustrating when you arrive at the station to charge your electric car and find that all the seats are occupied completely infected with Tesla,” – said in a statement.
Now to learn about the extent of re-charging your Tesla electric car owners can use a special smartphone app. If the driver takes his car for five minutes after this procedure, you will have to pay 0.40 dollars per minute in downtime. These funds will be deducted the next time you visit the service center.
Earlier it became known that Tesla owners will lose the opportunity for free to recharge their electric cars at the stations Tesla Supercharger. Paid regime is introduced next year. The reasons for this decision Tesla, as the prices use of the service, not yet reported.
In addition, for buyers of new cars of the American brand that will place orders from January 2017, there are special cards for free of charge on 400 kilowatt-hours. After this limit is exhausted, the owners of electric cars will also have to pay for the service. For those drivers who can manage to purchase the American electric car brand until the end of the current year, to pay for the use of charging stations is not necessary.
The first charging station Tesla Supercharger appeared in 2013 in Norway. At the moment these stations are located in the United States, Europe, Asia and Australia.
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