Until recently electric cars brought forward images of the Sinclair C5. However, over the last 5 years electric cars have moved into the mainstream, with huge strides forward in battery technology, safety and style.
With further changes in legislation and a growing awareness of the environmental impact of petrol and diesel vehicles, electric cars have gained traction in the market.
So, what are the benefits of leasing an electric car? How far can you drive it? How do you charge it? We’ll try to answer all these questions in this article.
Benefits of Electric Car Leasing
Leasing an electric car can see lower running costs, alongside the environmental benefits of a cleaner environment and reduced noise pollution.
While these benefits should be praised it often does come down to saving money, and here the electric car is holding its own. With a wide choice of high rewards, leasing an electric car is very affordable. There is a massive range of electric cars to choose from here at Amber with prices from under £300 a month, and each coming with a manufacturer's battery warranty of 7 to 10 years as standard you know that the mechanics are covered. You can even add a maintenance package to your lease to help cover servicing and some repairs. You can lease a brand new electric car, reduce pollution and save money. It's a win win.
Charging an Electric Car
The number of outlets that are available to charge your vehicle keep growing and with the average cost of charging your car much lower than filling a tank with petrol or diesel you really do appreciate that saving in your pocket. This interactive UK charging map helps to find out what charging ports are near you and the type of charging that it offers; range anxiety can be a thing of the past.
Ideally, charging at home overnight would cause the least inconvenience to you and your travel plans, and there is a scheme that offers £350 off the cost of installing a charging port to your home making it even easier to keep your battery topped up. Fill in the form and we can help you through the whole process.
Going the Distance
Electric battery technology has just got better and better and now, most cars, on a single charge, have a distance of approximately 100 miles, meaning that there isn’t anything that you can’t do. The Polestar 2 even has an impressive range of nearly 300 miles before you need to recharge, that's some serious distance you can cover totally worry free.
With the warranty that comes as standard with all electric cars, then you need never worry about needing to replace a battery as it’s all covered for your peace of mind and enjoyment of the open road.
Electric vehicles for any lifestyle.
Electric vehicles come in all shapes and sizes these days, all manufacturers are creating stylish, sleek and desirable cars that rival traditional petrol and diesel cars. Whether you want to be zipping around the city, and be able to park in a tight spot, or whether you're traveling with family and need a bigger ride, or if you just want to sit in luxury no matter where you're traveling to, you no longer have to compromise, you can have everything you want in a car, and still be kind to the environment. The Fiat 500, the Kia E-Niro and the Audi E-Tron GT respectively all meet that criteria.
Electric Car Leasing Special Offers
Amber has a wide range of electric vehicles that are available that will meet your needs, and even better, we have them in stock and ready to go. Our special offers page has all the latest information or our stock vehicles and fantastic drive away today prices.
So, to sum up, leasing an electric car isn’t as daunting, or as expensive as first originally thought. All manufacturers have worked diligently to create highly sought after vehicles that don’t cost the earth (no pun intended).
Leasing is a great way to ensure that you have the latest vehicle at a reasonable monthly price and no added extra costly surprises. Electric cars are definitely the way of the future, with more and more charging ports being installed, and grants available to help you install home charging, getting around couldn't be easier.
Fantastic battery life means you can travel further without fear of running out of charge and with the amazing range of electric cars available here at Amber you will be spoilt for choice on your next electric lease.