Electric vehicles now make 1% of all cars on the road in the UK! We expect this to reach 10% in the next 5 years. Electric cars have clear advantages over traditional petrol and diesel vehicles; such as being cheaper to run, better for the environment and overall being a better product.
Additionally to these benefits, electric cars are mostly automatic meaning learning to drive is simpler and more fun.
Of course, in 2020, we need to ensure that we do as much as we can to keep our carbon foot print as low as possible. By learning in an electric car will help keep emissions down.
When learning to drive in an EV, your instructor will go over the key differences of traditional cars and EVs. They will teach you how to operate the vehicle, how to charge the car, how to charge in a public place and what happens