MINI Electric 2021 electric car owner review

David drives a MINI Electric Shadow Edition 2021 electric car.

This is David’s first electric car, he’s owned the MINI Electric from new and drives between 5,000-10,000 miles per year. The current mileage is less than 5,000 miles and David achieves 110 miles range from a full charge.


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Why did you choose the MINI Electric Shadow Edition?

It’s the future and we only do short trips daily that didn’t do any favours for the petrol engine.


Positives – List 3 or more reasons why you love this electric car.

The fact you can now drive past the petrol station with a big smile.


MINI Electric 2021 electric car owner review


Negatives – List 3 or more things that you really don’t like about this electric car.

No negatives really apart from you now have to plan the return journeys.


Have you experienced any faults with the car? If so, what have they been?

None really.


What are the standout tech features of your MINI Electric?

With it being a Level 3 it has all the extras you could ask for, even illuminated door handles when reversing.


Surprise us! Tell us something people wouldn’t readily know about this MINI Electric.

The driving experience is like nothing I’ve driven before, the smile on your face says it all!


MINI Electric 2021 electric car owner review


What electric car are you interested in next and why?



What home charging unit do you use? Would you recommend it to others and why?

Hypervolt – nothing to touch it for the money and back up.


Rate your home charging unit out of 5.


What home electricity supplier & tariff do you use? Would you recommend it to others and why?

EDF Energy.


Rate your electricity supplier out of 5.


What public charging networks would you recommend to others and why?



List your top 3 favourite public charging networks (in order of preference).

  • Instavolt
  • GeniePoint.


Who do you insure your electric car with? Would you recommend them to others and why?



Rate your insurance provider out of 5.


Estimate how much money you save per month owning and running an electric car compared to a petrol/diesel car.



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