Electric cars, OMG! this has become the new buzz in the world since the time Mr. Elon Musk has become the super rich man in the world. He is not just rich but helping people with his successful companies.
Do you know Tesla is a debt free company? Well we will talk about it later. For now here is everything about electric cars.
Electric Car: An electric car is a car which is propelled by one or more electric motors, using energy stored in rechargeable batteries.
Well friends, if cars are not giving out carbon dioxide and keeping your air safe to breath then its the best option.
Compared to internal combustion engine (ICE) vehicles, electric cars are quieter, have no exhaust emissions, and lower emissions overall. In the United States, as of 2020, the total cost of ownership of recent EVs is cheaper than that of equivalent ICE cars, due to lower fueling and maintenance costs.
And the good news is that charging an electric car can be done at a variety of charging stations; these charging stations can be installed in both houses and public areas.
Electric Cars in India
India has huge population and the best market for technology and gadgets. Of course after china's population.
But do you think, electric cars in India can make a difference for electric car companies. Don't forget Tesla is not the only e-car manufacturer in the world, but it the giant one. So, the other EVs companies have to work harder to sale their vehicles in the market of India.
What do you think?
There are many good car companies in India already but when it comes to electric cars, or self-driving cars, who can beat Tesla. And as the new says, if Tesla is going to be launched in India, other companies will face a huge competition.
Well, not to mention there are good players also in e-car companies. But still the brand name and market value matters. And it will be tough for other companies to touch the level of Tesla, since Elon has become some thing like super hero and riches man.
"He is really good at what he does."
And now in India, we can imagine the craziness of electric cars soon.
Best Electric Cars
Here are some of the best e-cars-
- Vauxhall e-Corsa. ...
- Mini Electric. ...
- Hyundai Kona EV. ...
- Audi e-tron. ...
- BMW i3. ...
- Nissan Leaf. One of the first to take the electric plunge, the Nissan Leaf now looks a lot better and goes a lot further: 168 miles between top ups. ...
- Mercedes EQC.
- Honda e.
And why they are best, you can only experience that through driving them. Well! what you experience, you can share with us. We would love to share with our audience.
Are Electric Cars Worth the money?
Electric cars not only reduce your carbon footprint, they can save drivers thousands of dollars each year. ... But costs will still be lower than owning a car that uses gas. Buyers can also get a federal tax credit of up to $7,500 with the purchase of an all-electric or plug-in hybrid car.
Do electric cars need oil?
Electric cars do not need motor oil as they don't have the conventional internal combustion engine with all the moving parts. ... Plug-in hybrids (and hybrids) still require traditional maintenance as they still employ an ICE in combination with an electric motor to increase efficiency.
How long do electric cars last?
Every battery in an electric car sold in the U.S. comes with a warranty that lasts for a minimum of eight years or up to 100,000 miles, says CarFax.
Should I charge my EV to 100 %?
At the same time, there's no need to charge to 100% consistently, unless you need to rely on the entire driving range of your vehicle. Staying between 20% and 80% battery capacity will leave you with plenty of driving miles and be gentle on the battery.
How quick can you charge an electric car?
A typical electric car (60kWh battery) takes just under 8 hours to charge from empty-to-full with a 7kW charging point. Most drivers top up charge rather than waiting for their battery to recharge from empty-to-full. For many electric cars, you can add up to 100 miles of range in ~35 minutes with a 50kW rapid charger.
Electric Cars For Kids
Yes, you read that right. Kids should have good number options of electric vehicles. And After about a decade of slow progress, 2021 is the year EVs start to turn the page and enter the mainstream, according to ABI Research analysis. More Americans are expected to plug-in starting this year.
The best battery operated cars for kids are far more than just toys, however. With the advancements in automotive technology making their way down to children’s ride-on cars, owning a fun-sized car with children can be an accessible and enjoyable way to teach lessons about road safety and sustainability.
With electric cars suitable for 9-year-olds, one-year-olds, and everything in between, you can help make sure that the next generation of drivers understands early on of the sustainable options available to them!
Electric Cars For Sale
Will update here for e-cars for sale.
Electric Car Price in India
Electric cars available in India in the price range of Rs. 9.58 Lakh - Rs. 1.04 Crore. The most popular electric cars include Hyundai Kona Electric (Rs. 23.75 Lakh), MG ZS EV (Rs. 20.99 Lakh) and Mercedes-Benz EQC (Rs. 1.04 Crore). So, there is still time for real price as this car market is yet to be stable in India.
Electric Cars Price
How Much Is a Tesla Model 3? As the cheapest Tesla available, the Model 3 has a lot to offer, including strong range and sleek styling. The rear-drive Standard Range Plus model starts at $39,190, including a $1,200 destination fee.
Electric Cars Pros and cons
- They are better for the environment
- Electricity can be a renewable resource, gasoline cannot
- They require less expensive and less frequent maintenance.
- They are quieter than gas vehicles
- There are tax credits available for owners of electric cars
- There are special highway lanes in some places for electric cars
- Electric cars have a shorter range than gas-powered cars
- Recharging the battery takes time
- They are usually more expensive than gas-powered cars
- It can sometimes be difficult to find a charging station
- There aren't as many model options
Electric Car Technology
Well let's understand electric car technology here-
PHEVs (plug-in hybrid electric vehicles) use batteries to power an electric motor, plug into the electric grid to charge, and use a petroleum-based or alternative fuel to power the internal combustion engine. Some types of PHEVs are also called extended-range electric vehicles (EREVs).
How many Teslas sold 2020?
Tesla's previous record was 139,300 vehicles delivered in the third quarter of 2020. For the full year, Tesla delivered 499,550 cars to customers, just shy of its target of half a million, and produced 509,737 units.