Vehicle manufacturers have decided electric vehicles are a big part of our transport future making significant investments. The benefits of transitioning to electric vehicles include:
EVs can be less expensive to run than petrol or diesel vehicles. They have far fewer parts too, meaning they are cheaper to service and require less servicing.
Transport related emissions are a significant contributor to our carbon footprint. They are the second largest source of emissions behind the dairy industry.
The New Zealand market has a number of energy-efficient car choices and EVs. They are making more and more financial sense over time.
More on EV options in NZ