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Benefits of an Electric Car

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16th February 2021
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Electric cars are becoming more popular because they are more affordable than ever. Thanks to government grants, increased battery capacity, greater model choice, and cheap running costs, leasing an electric car can save drivers an average £774 across a four-year lease.

David Johnson
Director - Nationwide Vehicle Contracts




Low Fuel Costs 

Zero Emissions

Plug-in Grant 

Long Range 

Fast Refuelling 

Greater Model Choice 

Low Purchase Price 

Reduced BiK Rates

Refuelling Points 

Low Running Costs 

Advantages of Leasing an Electric Car

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1. Low Fuel Costs

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2. Zero Emissions

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3. Easy Home Charging

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4. Tax Savings and Incentives

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5. Lower Maintenance Costs

Disadvantages of Leasing an Electric Car

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1. Range Anxiety

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2. Fewer Recharging Points

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3. Long Charge Times

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4. Higher Purchase Price

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5. Lack of Model Choice

Guide Information

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About the Author: Donna Kelly

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