Electrify the Miles Ahead at Berman Subaru of Chicago

Explore New EVs All-Electric Driving Solutions for Chicago Commuting

If you're looking for a more efficient and exciting drive around Chicago, think electric. Your electrifying journey can begin here at Berman Subaru of Chicago.

As Subaru enters the fray with its first all-electric model, the Solterra, we want Chicago drivers to know the ins and outs of electrification and EVs. Get answers to your EV FAQs and explore the 2023 Subaru Solterra and other soon-to-be-released electric vehicles. Contact our Subaru dealership in Chicago to learn more about the all-electric future!

Benefits of Buying a Subaru EV from Our Chicago Dealership

  • Chicago customers can save up to $7,500 in federal tax credits. Berman Subaru of Chicago offers additional incentives for more savings when you purchase the Subaru Solterra or another electric vehicle from us.
  • With expansive range, drivers save time, as there's no need to stop for gas while traveling around Chicago.
  • The Subaru Solterra and other EVs produce zero tailpipe emissions and are better for the environment.
  • Save money, as recharging is more budget-friendly than refueling at Chicago pumps. Subaru's charging network is an affordable way to recharge on the go, and at-home charging costs less than $10 for a full charge.
  • Save money on maintenance. Subaru electric vehicles require less engine maintenance.

Difference Between Electric Driving Modes

Pure Electric

Available In 1 Model: Subaru Solterra

All-electric models rely solely on electric power. They use electric motors and batteries, which can be recharged at home or on the go. All-electric vehicles produce zero emissions and offer streamlined efficiency.

Plug-In Hybrid

Check Back for Future Subaru PHEVs

Plug-In Hybrid models, also known as PHEVs, have a two-in-one powertrain that utilizes electric energy and gasoline for power. Chicago commuters can switch between all-electric power and hybrid mode to minimize their carbon footprint.


Check Back for Future Subaru Hybrids

Hybrid cars offer superior fuel economy ratings to generic gasoline-based models, thanks to hybrid powertrains and regenerative braking.

Show Off Around Chicago in the All-New Subaru Solterra, Coming Soon to Berman Subaru of Chicago

Drive hundreds of miles around Chicago on a single charge when you get behind the wheel of the all-new Subaru Solterra.This all-electric SUV packages Subaru Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive, all-weather and all-road performance, advanced active safety technology, expansive range, and sophisticated style altogether. Evanston drivers will find the 2023 Subaru Solterra enticing for their next exploration or frequent trips to downtown Chicago. Get ready for this EV's release date by placing a reservation through our Subaru dealership in Chicago. Reserve the all-new Subaru Solterra through Berman Subaru of Chicago now!

Solterra Retailer Reservation Opportunity

Subaru Solterra Trim Options



  • Subaru Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive
  • 8.3 inches of Ground Clearance
  • X-MODE and Hill Ascent/Descent Assist
  • StarDrive Zero-Emissions All-Electric    Drivetrain
  • EyeSight Driver Assist Technology 
  • Automatic Climate Control
  • Blind-Spot Monitoring


Includes all Premium features and adds:

  • Heated Front/Rear Seats
  • StarTex-Trimmed Upholstery
  • Heated Steering Wheel
  • 12.3-inch Multimedia System with Wireless    Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™    Integration
  • Cloud-based Navigation and Voice    Assistant Capability
  • Wireless Device Charging
  • Auto-dimming Rearview Mirror with    Homelink®
  • Harman Kardon® Premium Audio Speakers
  • 360-degree Surround-View Camera

  • Touring

    Includes all Limited features and adds:

    • Glass Roof with Dual Retractable    Sunshades
    • Ventilated Front Seats
    • Display Rearview Auto-dimming Mirror
    • Interior Illuminated Trim
    • Available Two-Tone Roof Paint

    What Lies Ahead for Subaru Vehicle Electrification

    Drivers will be excited to learn that there's much more to come from Subaru and its all-electric vehicle lineup, which starts with the Solterra. As Subaru continues to create a cleaner, climate-neutral, and more efficient driving experience, we encourage Chicago customers to check back for more model updates on other EVs, including pure electric models, hybrids, and plug-in hybrid vehicles.

    Electric Vehicle Frequently Asked Questions

    A: You can recharge an EV at one of Chicago's public charging station with a DC fast charger or replenish the car's battery at your Arlington Heights home. You can use a household outlet or have an at-home charging station installed.
    A: With a Level 1 or Level 2 Charger, Chicago drivers can restore their car's battery to a full charge overnight. It takes less than an hour to recharge up to 80 percent of the car's battery with a Level 3 DC fast charger.
    A: The Subaru Solterra is expected to boast an all-electric range of at least 220 miles. Several EVs can drive 250 miles before needing to be recharged.
    Electric vehicles use an electric motor and a battery pack rather than a gasoline tank and an internal combustion engine. The result is instantaneous torque for Des Plaines drivers without producing any tailpipe emissions. Driving an EV is more environmentally friendly with lower maintenance costs and no fuel costs.
    The 2023 Subaru Solterra is the lineup's first electric vehicle, but Chicago commuters can expect more EVs to be made by Subaru in the coming years. Check back for updates!

    Find Charging Stations Around Chicago

    Recharge your Subaru Solterra or another EV in fast and affordable ways. Drivers can charge at their home in the Chicago metro.

    A Level 1 120-volt charger or household outlet can recharge your all-electric vehicle overnight. You can install a Level 2 240-volt at-home charger in your garage to recharge your EV overnight.

    Traveling around Illinois? Use your Subaru STARLINK® Multimedia setup and the touchscreen to locate Level 3 DC Fast Charging Stations in and around Chicago. These charging stations offer the fastest and most powerful charging technology for motorists who are strapped for time. Your Subaru EV can replenish up to 80 percent of its battery with a Level 3 DC fast charger in one hour.

    With access to 38,000 public charging stations nationwide - hundreds of which are in the Chicago - you never have to worry about your Subaru Solterra or another electric vehicle powering down.

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