UCI Transportation has negotiated with local electric vehicle dealerships who are offering the following exclusive offers in support of the university’s clean transportation initiatives and ongoing research into electric vehicle charging.

For a limited time, faculty and staff will be able to take advantage of the following offers by showing employment verification at participating dealers:

EV Purchases & Leases:

Dealer Make Model Old Price Discount UCI Price
Lowest Possible Price*
Plug-In Auto Various Various Various $250 *Bring UCI ID Various
Honda (All) Honda Clarity Plug-In $34,290 $500 $33,790 $23,290
Nissan of Tustin Nissan Leaf $29,990 $5,500 $24,490 $14,490
Nissan (All) Nissan Leaf $29,990 $3,500  $26,490


US Fleet Source Kia Niro LX (Plug-in Hybrid)  $27,900  $2,194  $25,706  $15,706
US Fleet Source Kia Niro (Hybrid Electric)  $23,490  $1,500  $21,990  $11,990
US Fleet Source Kia Optima (Hybrid Electric)  $27,985  $6,035  $21,950  $11,950
US Fleet Source Kia Optima (Plug-In Hybrid)  $35,290  $5,840  $29,450  $19,450
US Fleet Source Mitsubishi Outlander  $34,595  $3,376  $31,219  $21,219

*Lowest Possible Price reflects the Federal Tax Rebate (up to $7,500) and the California Cash Rebate (up to $2,500). Subject to availability. Dealership terms and conditions may apply.

For additional questions, please email Saul Valdez at savaldez@uci.edu.