Electric Cars

Electric Cars

The popularity of electric cars is on the rise. Their reputation took a massive blow in early life but they are back with a vengeance. In early the days of the car manufacturing, notably at the time of a nascent Henry Ford Motors, gasoline was remarkably cheaper than electric, making the idea of an electric car laughable.

Now that there is a massive decline in the readily availability of crude oil, petrol prices have soared. Coupled with the rise in a sense personal environmental responsibility and carbon footprint awareness, the electric car has seen a fast improvement in popularity.

Although a ‘green’ element does make for good marketing, it seems as though expense is the biggest pull in terms of approval of the new cars. The biggest indicator would be to check out the price of electric cars in comparison to their petrol alternative. It would seem as though brand new and used models of the electric variety are much cheaper.

The cost of running the electric cars is also much lower than petrol now that we are seeing a massive decline in the use of fossil fuels. Renewable energy seems to be an increasingly trending subject in all areas of business and the electric car can monopolise on this.

Another cost the electric car saves you, at least in the UK is the fact that all owners enjoy free car tax and they could be a lot cheaper to service as there is no oil filer to change. It would seem that with government initiatives that encourage manufacturers to make more electric cars, and more pressure on consumers to buy electric cars such as the car tax exemption, as well as environmental motivations, the popularity of electric cars will only rise in the future.

Related posts

Microsoft presents Lumia 530 smartphone

Microsoft presents Lumia 530 smartphone

The Microsoft Devices Group division of the US software giant Microsoft has presented the new mid-range Lumia 530 smartphone. The newcomer has arrived to retire the year 2013 Lumia 525 and it measures 119.7 x 62.3 x 11.7 mm for total weight of 129 grams. The Lumia 530 will be available in...

Microsoft retires the Nokia brand name

Microsoft retires the Nokia brand name

It has been clear for some time that Microsoft plans to retire the Nokia brand name from its mobile products list but until this moment no action has been taken. Sadly or not, the first step has been just made – Microsoft has launched a new mobile devices web site, which replaces the one...

LG may be working on G4 Pro smartphone

LG may be working on G4 Pro smartphone

LG’s G4 smartphone appeared just four months ago but LG may be planning a successor to this flagship handset already. According to the latest reports LG is working on a new flagship device that will succeed the G4. The rumored handset still does not have a name but it may as well carry the LG G4...

Leave a comment