Recargo, Inc. and VIA Motors have signed an agreement to include Recargo’s PlugShare charging infrastructure information in VIA’s in-dash electric vehicle application; VIA plans to unveil its iPad in-Dash electric vehicle control system in the 2014 production extended range electric vehicles.
PlugShare is a comprehensive listing of public, paid and free charging stations with more than 28,000 plugs in North America, and 55,000 global locations currently in its database. EV owners can quickly locate the nearest charge station using the PlugShare website and apps on mobile devices.
VIA Motors is a privately held electric vehicle development and manufacturing company. VIA employs a streamlined second -tage manufacturing process to integrate its proprietary V-DRIVE power train into new OEM vehicles, then sells directly to fleets under the VTRUX brand name. VIA VTRUX deliver up to 40-mile battery range and extended range, averaging more than 100 mpg in typical daily driving.