If you are in the market for a new car, you should definitely consider purchasing or leasing an electric one. There are a lot of benefits to driving an electric car, such as the cost and safety improvements. Not to mention, they are great for the environment and generally easy to run. There are also charging stations at a large variety of establishments nowadays, so you can count on having one nearby! We have rounded up some of our favorite electric cars of this year for your consideration. Check them out:

  • Ford Focus Electric: This car is known for being extremely comfortable with a lot of different amenities to offer. The Ford Focus Electric has a 143 horse-power electric motor and starts at around $29K.
  • Chevrolet Bolt EV: This all-electric car is affordable and offers outstanding safety technologies, as well as location-based charging. It is also greatly known for its technologically-advanced features, such as its diagonal color touch-screen. The Chevrolet Bolt EV has 200 horse-power and starts at around $35K.
  • Mercedes-Benz B-Class: If you are looking to splurge a little, the Mercedes-Benz B-Class is very dynamic, super comfortable with a spacious interior, and has a great multimedia system. It has 177 horse-power and starts at around $40K.