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Electric Vehicle Cold Weather Performance

| 2024 | Case Study

Cold weather performance is often cited as the key reason to not purchase an EV. While Alberta’s winters are harsh, and cold weather does impact EV battery performance and charging speeds, the impacts are often exaggerated. To learn more and dispel some common winter performance myths and misconceptions we tested how a fully electric 2023 Hyundai Kona performed in cold weather.