Top five affordable EVs and Hybrids
For many of us, the transition to an electric vehicle is being put off due to the perceived associated costs that come with it, not the mention the price of the actual vehicle. But what if we told you that not all electric cars have to come with a hefty price tag?
There’s a range of car brands who have entered the EV market at a modest pricing point, and we’ve rounded up our top five affordable electric and hybrid vehicles.
The first electric vehicle to be added to BMW’s production line, the BMW i3 is for people who know what they want. Its weight is similar to a non-EV compact car, even with the battery. Many BMW i3 components are made of renewable raw materials, making it the perfect car to align with your sustainability goals.
The range of the BMW i3 is up to 190 miles (WLTP) and the battery can be charged to 80% within 42 minutes at a fast charging station.
You can get yourself an i3 from £12,995 with Tangelo.
The Toyota C-HR is a reliable and convenient subcompact crossover SUV. This hybrid is fun to drive, has a sound fuel economy with a high MPG, and a dynamic exterior.
Treat yourself to this unique and dependable model from £14,495 with Tangelo.
The Nissan Leaf is the perfect electric family car. It’s an efficient and practical hatch, with plenty of space and an admirable performance. Implemented with a wide variety of safety and technical features, this modern and innovative model will provide fun and reliability without setting you back too much.
You could have a Nissan Leaf for yourself from £17,995 with Tangelo.
MINI Electric Hatch
A firm favourite in the UK, no list would be complete without featuring a MINI. And this time, it’s to shout about the features and affordability of the Electric Hatch. Maintaining all of the features that make it a MINI, the electric hatch is cosy yet spacious, nimble, and fun to drive, with the added bonus of being environmentally friendly.
With a 145-mile range on a single charge, the MINI Electric Hatch takes you where you want to go.
Explore the experience of the MINI from £16,795 with Tangelo.
Citroen C5 Aircross
A plug-in hybrid SUV, the C5 Aircross combines the class Citroen characteristics with the dynamic features of a hybrid vehicle. It’s enjoyable, practical, and affordable. Offering a smooth driving experience, the C5 Aircross is the perfect car for daily driving.
If you’re looking to enter the EV world but you’re not sure if you want to go the whole way just yet, the C5 will help you make up your mind.
Maximise sustainability while prioritising comfort from £19,995 with Tangelo.