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What is the most popular electric car in Australia?

What is the most popular electric car in Australia?

Fortunately, we have been able to get our hands on exact sales figures for every other EV on sale. The top-selling non-Tesla electric vehicle over the first half of 2021 was the MG ZS EV, with 711 sales to fleet customers and private buyers….Australia’s best-selling electric cars revealed.

Model Sales YTD
MG ZS 711
Porsche Taycan 369
Nissan Leaf 239
Hyundai Kona 227

Which is the most reliable electric car?

The 10 most reliable electric and hybrid cars

  • Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV (2014-present) Reliability rating 97.8%
  • Toyota Corolla (2018-present)
  • Hyundai Kona Electric (2018-present)
  • Lexus RX (2016-present)
  • Toyota RAV4 (2019-present)
  • Lexus NX (2014-present)
  • Tesla Model 3 (2019-present)
  • Toyota Yaris Hybrid (2011-2020)

What is the cheapest electric car in Australia?

Australia’s cheapest electric car, the MG ZS EV, has gone up in price by $1000 – from $43,990 to $44,990 drive-away – after most state governments began offering generous tax incentives on electric vehicles of up to $3000.

What electric cars are coming to Australia in 2020?

Six new electric cars coming to Australia this year

  • BMW iX3. The Chinese-built, battery-electric 2021 BMW iX3 looks like an X3 SUV inside and out – and drives even better.
  • BMW iX.
  • Kia Niro EV.
  • Lexus UX 300e.
  • Mercedes-Benz EQA.
  • Volvo XC40 Recharge.

Are electric cars the future?

With battery prices reportedly falling 73% since 2010, electric cars are expected to be as cheap as fuel-powered cars in the foreseeable future. The International Energy Agency cites that by 2020 up to 20 million electric vehicles will ply the road, a number that is expected to go up to 70 million by 2025.

Will electric cars get cheaper in Australia?

Electric vehicles are expected to become cheaper to produce than conventional fossil fuel-powered cars by 2027, new research has found. Beyond that, by 2030 the same electric car is forecast to cost €16,300 (AU$25,469) in comparison to the petrol car which should increase to €19,900 (AU$31,098).

What new cars are coming to Australia in 2022?

Top 10 best SUVs coming to Australia in 2022

  • BMW iX – confirmed late 2021.
  • New Ford Escape PHEV – confirmed early 2022.
  • New-generation Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV – likely first half of 2022.
  • Toyota LandCruiser 300 Series – likely first half of 2022.
  • Mercedes-Benz EQB – expected some time in 2022.

Which is the cheapest electric car in Australia?

In 2018, the Hyundai IONIQ became Australia’s cheapest electric car, boasting a decent range and quick charge time. This five-door hatchback has quickly become one of the best-selling EVs on the market. Much like the electric version of this car, the plug-in hybrid is the cheapest model available in its category.

Which is the best electric car on the market?

The best-selling plug-in electric car on the market, the Chevy Volt is now in its third year on sale. For 2013, its rated range went up slightly from 35 to 38 miles.

Which is the best car to buy in Australia?

2013 saw the introduction of a new category in Australia’s Best Cars: the 4×4 dual cab utes. This category is the third largest seller in Australia, more popular than the SUV categories, having grown 25 percent since 2011. They now outsell all of the popular SUV categories. There was close competition across the 15 categories in the 2013 awards.

Which is the first electric car from Kia?

Also available in hybrid and plug-in hybrid formats, the EV is the first electric vehicle from Kia. It is fitted with the same 64kWh battery as the larger Hyundai Kona SUV, allowing for an impressive range of 455km.