Tired of gassing up at the pumps? Go electric!
BURLINGTON — For those in the market for a new car this summer, now is the time to go electric. Drive Electric Vermont is offering an instant $500 off the purchase or lease of a new plug-in vehicle. There are 75 incentives available to Vermonters starting today, so it pays to act fast!
“With gas prices on the rise, it’s getting harder and harder for Vermonters to afford their daily commute. Electric vehicles are a cost effective, sustainable solution,” said Dave Roberts, Coordinator of Drive Electric Vermont. “These incentives will promote local businesses and help get costly gas guzzlers off our roads — while making progress towards Drive Electric Vermont’s primary goal: Helping Vermonters experience all the benefits of going electric for their next new car purchase.”
Prospective car buyers who want to access a $500 incentive should visit one of the participating dealerships listed below and talk to a sales specialist about electric vehicle options. There are eight different models on the market in Vermont right now, in a wide range of prices and options. Buyers who select an eligible plug-in will receive an instant $500 price reduction at the point of purchase.
Participating dealerships each will have up to 7 incentive vouchers available:
Brattleboro Ford in Brattleboro, VT
Burlington Mitsubishi in South Burlington, VT
Freedom Nissan in South Burlington, VT
Hand Chevrolet in Manchester, VT
Heritage Ford in South Burlington, VT
Heritage Toyota in South Burlington, VT
Lamoille Valley Ford in Hardwick, VT