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Fiat 500e electric vehicle turns to AeroVironment for residential EVSE



August 22, 2013 – Fiat has selected AeroVironment Inc. as the preferred provider of home charging stations and installations for its all-electric Fiat 500e electric vehicle (EV). The 500e features a 24-kWh lithium-ion battery that will allow drivers to travel an estimated 108 miles, and uses an industry-standard SAE J1772 recharge connector. The Fiat-branded 240V refuelling station will charge the vehicle in four hours or less. Fiat 500e owners can bundle the home charger and installation with the car purchase right at the dealership. AeroVironment-certified, licensed electricians are summoned for onsite installation and services.