carwow – your EV comparison site during the UK fuel shortage

October 01, 2021 by

Want to avoid long queues at petrol stations during the UK fuel-supply shortage? A new electric car could be the way forward.

Compare the latest deals on the best electric cars on sale by visiting carwow’s EV advice pages.

You won’t be the only one considering a switch to electric power – the fuel supply crisis and scenes of panic at the pumps has lead to a huge surge in EV interest, with more people than ever considering switching to a new electric vehicle.

After a weekend of queuing, frustration and hysteria, having the option to charge your vehicle from the comfort of your own home, or from a public charging point, seems like bliss for more and more people.

What’s more, with second-hand car prices rocketing, there’s really never been a better time to sell your car and make the switch to electric – you’ll get a great price for your current vehicle and you’ll never have to worry about a fuel shortage again.

If you want to start driving an electric car as soon as possible, here are the new EVs that are currently available to purchase within the shortest amount of time:

Tesla Model 3

The Tesla Model 3 is one of the best all-round electric cars on sale and comes with some seriously high-tech options.

Jaguar i-pace

The Jaguar I-Pace is a practical yet fun-to-drive electric car with a sporty design that’s sure to turn heads.

Vauxhall Corsa-e and Mokka-e

The new Vauxhall Mokka-e is a stylish small SUV and the Corsa-e is a great small electric hatchback.

BMW i3

Few small electric cars look as futuristic as the BMW i3.

VW e-up

Electric cars don’t get much smaller and city-focussed than the dinky Volkswagen e-Up.

Volvo XC40

The Volvo XC40 Recharge is an electric version of the stylish and practical XC40 SUV.