Smartcar for EVs
EV charging networks, electric utilities, and other businesses use Smartcar to locate electric vehicles, retrieve the state of charge, and control charging with simple API requests.
Our collection of API endpoints allows you to retrieve EV data and manage charging in a blink.
Retrieve the state of charge (SoC) and remaining range from an EV.Learn more about EV battery level
Know whether an electric vehicle is currently plugged in and charging.Learn more about EV charging status
Remotely start and stop charging an EV.Learn more about EV start & stop charge
Read the capacity of an electric car battery.Learn more about EV battery capacity
Preserve battery health by managing charge limits for EVs.Learn more about EV charge limits
In addition to millions of gasoline vehicles, Smartcar lets you connect with 99 EV models across 25 brands in the United States, plus more in Canada and Europe.
Our APIs communicate directly with the embedded cellular modem built into most electric vehicles.
With Smartcar Connect, EV owners can link their cars to your web or mobile app in just a few clicks.Learn more about Smartcar Connect
Our extensive docs, SDKs, and API reference allow you to integrate Smartar in just a few weeks.Explore the API docs
Our Customer Success team is always here for you via email, phone, and live chat.Contact us
Our APIs are encrypted with bank-grade SSL/TLS 1.2 and compliant with the OAuth2 authorization protocol.
Smartcar allows you to integrate with the following battery-electric (BEV) and plug-in hybrid vehicles (PHEV). For information regarding internal combustion engine (ICE) vehicles, please visit our compatible vehicles page.
Smartcar is compatible with the following electric vehicle brands in the United States:
Manage your customers’ residential EV charging to best balance electric grid load.Learn more about energy & utilities
Provide estimated charging times, automatic charging schedules, and EV trip planning in your app.Learn more about EV charging
Smartcar is the easiest way to integrate mobility apps and services with cars.