Heidi drives a Ford Mustang Mach-E ER AWD 2021 electric car.
This is Heidi’s first electric car, she’s owned the Ford Mustang Mach-E for under 1 year and drives between 10,000-15,000 miles per year. The current mileage is between 1,000-5,000 miles and she achieves 220 miles range from a full charge.
Rate your Ford Mustang Mach-E out of 5.
Why did you choose the Ford Mustang Mach-E?
Positives – List 3 or more reasons why you love this electric car.
- The look
- the feel of the drive
- the technology.
Negatives – List 3 or more things that you really don’t like about this electric car.
- The range (nowhere near what’s advertised!)
- Instrument customisation options.
Have you experienced any faults with the car? If so, what have they been?
Front grill – one of the auto opening flaps got stuck open.
What are the standout tech features of your Ford Mustang Mach-E?
- Self-steer/brake/accelerate but as yet still requires hands to be on the wheel, not fully blue cruise yet until legal
- Remote start including heating and cooling the vehicle
- An app to monitor vehicle including route tracking, charging info, stop/start.
Surprise us! Tell us something people wouldn’t readily know about this Ford Mustang Mach-E.
It has one pedal mode! So you only need to drive with one pedal! The car slows using what can only be described as engine braking so no need to use the brake pedal unless harsh braking.
What electric car are you interested in next and why?
Audi e-tron because it is a nice looking vehicle.
What home charging unit do you use? Would you recommend it to others and why?
None, I use the 3kW, 3 pin plug. The car comes with a cable which gives the ability to plug into a normal household socket.
Rate your home charging unit out of 5.
What home electricity supplier & tariff do you use? Would you recommend it to others and why?
Rate your electricity supplier out of 5.
What public charging networks would you recommend to others and why?
None specific but motorway services charge points tend to be the faster ones.
List your top 3 favourite public charging networks (in order of preference).
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.