That makes NO sense: why would they eliminate the 80% charge option (especially if it's a software/programmable option). I could see them adding MORE charging options (e.g. 50% or 90%), not LESSdrees wrote: Very interesting:
"That number seems like a significant improvement, but in fact the only change made to the car is the elimination of a software option that let owners set battery charging to stop at 80 percent."
Reading through the owner's manual from here: 2014 Owner's Manual is available online
I couldn't find any reference to "long life" or storage mode for the car.
Merged posts from the Lease now or wait for 2014s? thread regarding 80% charging option removal.