It’s getting easier to take an electric car on a Northwest road-trip. I-5 is going electric.
There’s a Chevron station just off of I-5 in Central Point, Oregon. You can buy gas there. Its more than $4 a gallon. Or you can plug in an electric car for free, and charge it in about 20 minutes. The Oregon Department of Transportation has just opened 8 stations like this one in Southern Oregon. Neil Appleton lives in Grants Grants pass. He brought his electric Nissan Leaf.
“I’ve had it close to a year. Seven thousand miles and not one drop of gasoline."