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If you choose electric driving, you’ll have three main choices:
Want to help save the planet while cutting your vehicle’s running costs? EVs are the way forward. Here’s what you can enjoy when you choose to go electric:
Leave other drivers green with envy in your new, emission-reducing EV.
Running an EV is cheaper and cleaner than using traditional fuels.
With fewer moving parts and reduced engine noise, expect a calmer commute in your new EV.
EVs are clean, green machines – meaning cheaper running costs for you.
With the government keen to meet agreed emissions targets, financial assistance is available to help you make the switch.
Some EV cars deliver as much as 330 miles fully charged, which is sure to soothe any range anxiety you might have.
Driveway or parking space outside your home? You can charge your car’s battery overnight using a traditional plug socket. There are also 12,000 electric car charging stations in the UK, with new charging points popping up daily.
You access electric car charging points using a network tariff card. The type of charging point you can use is down to which connector your car has.
Slow charging is rated at 3-6kW, meaning you can charge your EV overnight by plugging into a traditional three-pin socket.
Fast chargers are rated at either 7kW or 22kW, depending on their type. You can fully charge a car that’s powered by a 30kWh battery in 2-5 hours.
Rapid charging of up to 50kW will have your car at 80% charge in just 40 minutes, meaning you can take on long distances hassle-free.
With more manufacturers than ever making excellent EVs, now’s the time to take advantage of this exciting technology. Choose from a range of makes and models today.
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Whether an electric, hybrid, or plug-in, we’ve got the info you need to choose the right EV for you.