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Zipcar introduces EVs in Portland fleet

Zipcar is introducing the first electric vehicles in its Portland car rental fleet, starting at Portland State University.

Zipcar is stationing Honda Fit electric vehicles at Parking Structure 1 on the downtown campus, not far from several EV charging stations.

Zipcar specializes in short-term car rentals. The Honda Fits will be available starting at $10.25 an hour, with free electricity supplied by the company.