Electric cars are greener than internal combustion engine vehicles by a number of key measures,with the exception of the carbon intensity of the manufacturing process.
Everything you wanted to know about electric, plug-in hybrid and hybrid cars.
If you have any queries, please consult our frequently asked questions – and if you wish to speak to a member of our Forfar, Angus team, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
Unlike a combustion-engined vehicle, an electric car is powered purely by electricity. The car’s electric motor is provided energy by a battery, which can easily be charged at home, at work or out and about. Electric cars are very affordable to run and extremely eco-friendly.
A hybrid car harnesses the combined power of fuel and electricity, and while it’s similar to a regular combustion-engined vehicle, it’s more efficient and produces fewer emissions.
Electric cars employ a single-gear system.
All electric cars feature automatic transmission.