What first name would you like to appear in the review?
What is the make and model of your EV?
MG ZS Excite
What year was your EV registered?
How long have you owned your EV?
What is the mileage on your EV?
1,000 – 5,000 miles
How many EVs have you owned?
This is my first
What is the average mileage range you achieve from your EV when fully charged?
Why did you choose this car?
I had an ICE ZS and I was very pleased with that. I had been looking at getting an EV and so took the plunge and bought the ZS EV.
Positives – List 3 or more reasons why you love this car?
- Smooth to drive
- Cheap to run
- The colour – tri coat red.
Negatives – List 3 or more things that you really don’t like about this car?
- Poor stereo system
- Range could be better.
Surprise us! Tell us something surprising about this car?
It is a lovely car to drive, so smooth and one pedal driving has been a revelation.
What EV are you interested in next and why?
The ZS update when it comes out – it is due to have a longer range.
What home charging unit do you use? Would you recommend it to others and why?
Hypervolt – It looks great, works well. There is a dedicated Facebook page for users and the CEO of the company is a member. Customer service is outstanding.
What home electricity supplier & tariff do you use? Would you recommend it to others and why?
Currently on a fixed contract with British Gas. I will be looking to move, probably to Octopus, in a couple of months time.
What public charging networks do you use? Would you recommend them to others and why?
Pod Point at Tesco for a free charge. Instavolt on long journeys as it is reliable and hassle-free.
Who do you insure your EV with? Would you recommend them to others and why?
LV – a good price plus they have a recovery service if you run out of charge.