Electric cars aren’t a new phenomenon. In fact, the first fully electric car was developed in the 1830s. What’s new is that they now compete for market share with traditional fossil-fueled models. Thanks to recent advancements in battery and charging technology, electric cars have finally become a feasible alternative to gasoline cars. Today’s best electric cars make a compelling pitch to commuters: They’re practical, easy to drive, inexpensive to run and packed with technology. But shopping for an electric vehicle requires a different mindset. While a gasoline car can be refueled in just a few minutes, electric cars take longer to recharge, making them less than ideal for long-range driving. So, before you buy one of this cars, check out this options and think if this is the best car for you.
#10/10 Volkswagen e-Up
It’s easy to see why the Up works so well as an electric car. This is after all a car designed for city and urban use. Besides, the standard model is a big success for Volkswagen; with neat styling, small size yet spacious interior. These strengths all remain with the e-Up and as the lithium-ion battery is integrate into the vehicle floor there’s no compromise with interior space. Also, it can travel up to 100 miles on a single charge although this is a best case scenario. However, it is expensive compare to the rest of the Up range but it does come very well equipped as standard with a heated windscreen, DAB radio, climate control, navigation, rear parking sensors and 15-inch alloys.