ThudnBlundr wrote:If you can do a whole journey on EV, Charge is obviously not worthwhile. But if the ICE needs to run, using Charge and/or Save effectively can reduce consumption slightly.
I think this is exactly what OP means: "Do not be scared of using that charge button".
If it's gonna run anyway, you can keep it running for longer.. sometimes It can pay off later when you can do pure EV in town etc, very much depending on the situation. Standing still on a parking lot or running around town charging likely won't pay off.
The car does It's best to keep fuel consumption low right now
, given the current parameters. It does not know what's coming ahead.. however you do