THE electric car market is booming. The latest industry figures show that 14,500 electric cars were sold in the UK compared to less than 5,000 the previous year.
The appeal of electric vehicles (EVs) is clear for all drivers to see. You can quickly and easily recharge your electric car from your own home, with no need to find a petrol station.
Electric cars are cheaper to run. Electricity can be up to one-third cheaper than petrol or diesel, saving you money per mile. Electric cars offer a quieter and smoother drive. With no tailpipe, electric cars don’t pump harmful emissions into the atmosphere – and fully electric cars are exempt from vehicle tax in the UK. » Read the rest of this entry «