Young Drivers are Embracing Electric Vehicles: Dispelling Myths and Highlighting Benefits

Electric Vehicles: Dispelling Myths and Embracing the Future A recent study revealed a surprising trend: young drivers (aged 25-34) are more likely to consider electric vehicles (EVs) than their older…

Electric Vehicles: Dispelling Myths and Embracing the Future

A recent study revealed a surprising trend: young drivers (aged 25-34) are more likely to consider electric vehicles (EVs) than their older counterparts (aged 55-75). This is despite the fact that many young drivers have concerns about the cost and maintenance of EVs.

This article aims to dispel these myths and highlight the many benefits of EVs, making them an attractive option for drivers of all ages. We’ll also delve into the exciting world of electric motorcycles, offering a glimpse into the future of sustainable transportation.

Cost-Effective and Eco-Friendly: The Allure of EVs

One of the biggest concerns about EVs is their perceived high cost. However, the reality is that EVs can be significantly cheaper to own and operate than traditional petrol or diesel vehicles. Here’s why:

  • Lower running costs: EVs have lower energy consumption costs, especially when charged at home during off-peak hours. Additionally, they require less maintenance, as they have fewer moving parts and no need for oil changes.
  • Government incentives: Many governments offer attractive incentives for purchasing EVs, such as tax breaks and rebates.
  • Environmental benefits: EVs produce zero tailpipe emissions, contributing to cleaner air and a healthier planet.

EV Maintenance: Myth vs. Reality

Another common misconception is that EVs are expensive to maintain. However, the opposite is true! EVs require significantly less maintenance than traditional vehicles due to their simpler design and fewer moving parts. Here’s a breakdown:

  • No oil changes: EVs don’t have engines that require oil changes, eliminating a major maintenance expense.
  • Fewer moving parts: EVs have fewer moving parts than petrol or diesel vehicles, which translates to less wear and tear and reduced maintenance needs.
  • Regenerative braking: Some EVs use regenerative braking, which helps to recharge the battery and reduces brake wear.

The Thrilling World of Electric Motorcycles

Electric motorcycles offer a unique and exciting riding experience. They are:

  • Powerful and fun to ride: Electric motorcycles provide instant torque and exhilarating acceleration, making them a blast to ride.
  • Quiet and eco-friendly: Electric motorcycles produce zero emissions, making them a sustainable choice for motorcycle enthusiasts.
  • Low maintenance: Similar to electric cars, electric motorcycles require less maintenance than traditional motorcycles.

English Electric Motor Co: Your Gateway to the EV World

At English Electric Motor Co, we are passionate about electric vehicles and are the UK’s No. 1 Zero Motorcycles Dealer. We offer a wide range of electric motorcycles and mopeds to suit every need and budget.

Whether you’re looking for a convenient and eco-friendly way to commute or an adrenaline-pumping ride, we have the perfect electric vehicle for you. Visit our website or contact our friendly team today to learn more and schedule a test ride!

Conclusion

Electric vehicles are the future of transportation, and young drivers are leading the charge. With their lower costs, environmental benefits, and exciting performance, EVs are a compelling choice for drivers of all ages. So, ditch the myths, embrace the future, and experience the thrill of electric driving!

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Being an exclusively electric dealer within the UK we have found ourselves receiving enquiries through the entirety of the country and currently have many of our customers based as far north as the highlands and as far south as Poole.

Very quickly we decided it was important to offer a comprehensive, reliable and reasonable nationwide delivery and mobile service to enable the sale of any of our brands within our range to anywhere within the country.

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Although electric motorcycles and scooter insurance is a relatively new, small but growing market we are glad to say that to insure any of our electric motorcycles will not cost any more than an equivalently priced and powered combustion models.

We’ve scouted high and low to find the best possible insurance for electric motorcycles and electric scooters and turns out the best guys in the electric insurance industry happened to be based just down the road from us!

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New technology is not truly effective if the systems that back it are outdated. Along with our travelling demo days and pop up showrooms we are offering a comprehensive mobile servicing system for electric motorbikes, meaning less cost and downtime for you whilst the minimal service needs your electric motorcycle has are met. Service costings and frequency vary for each brand and model but a general service undertaken at our workshop can be as little as £60 ex VAT.

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New technology is not truly effective if the systems that back it are outdated. Along with our travelling demo days and pop up showrooms we are offering a comprehensive mobile servicing system for electric motorbikes, meaning less cost and downtime for you whilst the minimal service needs your electric motorcycle has are met. Service costings and frequency vary for each brand and model but a general service undertaken at our workshop can be as little as £60 ex VAT.

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