Clean Air Choices -  Incentives for Clean Air Vehicles in the South Coast Air Basin

Incentives currently available as of July 12, 2016. 

Battery Electric Vehicles

  • Federal: Link to external website. Income tax credit of up to $7,500
  • State: Link to external website. Rebates of up to $2,500
  • City of Riverside: Link to external website. $500 rebate for Riverside residents who purchase from a qualified dealership

Rebates and Incentives for Electric Vehicles

Other Incentives

  • StateLink to external website. Battery electric, plug-in hybrid electric, CNG, and hydrogen vehicles qualify for Clean Air Vehicle Stickers that permit use of HOV lanes - for additional information, please click here. Link to external website.
  • Farmer’s InsuranceLink to external website. Up to 10% discount on auto insurance for battery electric, gasoline-electric hybrid, CNG, or propane vehicles
  • Traveler’s InsuranceLink to external website. Discount of up to 10% on auto insurance for gasoline-electric hybrid vehicles
  • City of Santa Monica:  Free meter parking for battery electric and CNG vehicles
  • City of Hermosa Beach:  Free meter parking for cars with California White Clean Air Vehicle Stickers

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