Benefits of Electric Cars



Electric cars offer a range of financial, performance and environmental benefits. The advantages of electric cars can be enjoyed by drivers as well as businesses who provide charging for their employees and customers.


Find out about the advantages of electric cars below.


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Financial benefits of electric cars:

  • Up to £4,500 off the cost of the car with the Plug-in Car Grant.
  • Up to £500 off the cost of a home charging point & installation with the OLEV Grant.
  • Save up to £1,000 a year in fuel savings by driving electric.

And don't forget...

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Exemption from VED (Vehicle Tax)

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Up to 50% less in maintenance costs

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Exemption from £11.50 London congestion charge

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Advantages of full electric cars:

  • Electric cars are environmentally friendly with zero tailpipe emissions.
  • Superior performance and faster off the mark.
  • Less stressful driving experience with zero engine noise.
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Business & employee benefits:

  • Employees can take advantage of the low running costs of plug-in hybrid cars.
  • Benefit from reduced 5% benefit in kind (BIK) tax.
  • Reduce CO2 emissions with a green fleet.
  • Increased capital allowance up to 100% of vehicle cost. Find out more about electric car charging stations for your business.
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Benefits of providing charging for your customers: