The cost of driving/charging a Tesla 85D

The cost of driving/charging a Tesla 85D

A “quick” review of the costs of driving a Tesla

I wanted to discuss a bit about the costs of driving and charging the Tesla.  I’ve already discussed how much I enjoy driving it, but I didn’t buy it just because it’s fun and I love the technology.  The idea was that it was also a good choice for the environment and I would (eventually) save money because I no longer needed to stop at gas stations and fuel up.
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Tesla Model S: Driving Long Distance

Tesla Model S: Driving Long Distance

In my last post I described my experience ordering my Tesla Model S.  In this post I wanted to talk a little about my driving experience with it.

After taking delivery, it wasn’t long before I was able to take a long drive from my home in Wisconsin to a destination in Illinois for work.  Normally I dread the drive.  My plan generally is to find a way to get from point A to point B in the least amount of time with the smallest number of stops.  However, with the Tesla, I was looking forward to the trip!
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