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post #2 of (permalink) Old 08-01-2019, 04:11 PM
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Originally Posted by Nestor Tee Martinez II View Post
Hi guys. We just traveled from Winnipeg to Moose Jaw yesterday and from Moose jaw to Calgary and i noticed that the battery level goes downs as low as 1 bar or charge. I noticed that it wont charge more than 2 bars while traveling at 120 km/h, temp of 32C. Anyone has the same observations? Thanks in advance
hev or phev?

The niro uses regenerative braking to recharge the battery. The ICE is not used to charge the battery. Using ICE generated electricity is very expensive.

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