For as long as the automobile has been around, a car buyer would tick the boxes for options, pay the extra money when buying and drive home with what they wanted. No fuss, no hassle.

Now, with advent of over-the-air updates, owners have the option of ‘renting’ features, such as heated seats, with monthly or yearly payments, or even unlocking more power out of their electric vehicles. Is it a convenient way for owners to upgrade their vehicles, or just a cash grab from automakers? Get the facts here and decide for yourself.

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2021 Mustang Mach-E

Starting at $50,495

2021 Mustang Mach-E BUILD & PRICE

Distance Driven: 2,412 km

Times charged: 6

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