Peugeot-e-208 electric car owner review

Peugeot-e-208 electric car owner review

Scott drives a Peugeot e-208 2021 electric car.

This is Scott’s first electric car, he’s owned the e-208 under 1 year and drives between 5,000-10,000 miles annually. The current mileage of the car is between 1,000-5,000 miles and he achieves 150 miles range from a full charge.


Rate your e-208 out of 5.


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Why did you choose this electric car?

Small and compact runaround.


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

  • Cost
  • comfort
  • quietness
  • torque.


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

  • Climate control no independent controls
  • Sat Nav is a bit hit and miss.


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



What are the standout tech features of our e-208?

3D Cockpit is great though can be a little laggy. The seats are very comfortable on any journey and the fast charging battery feature makes charging less of a chore. I also love the looks of the car, it’s a head turner and has frequently received comments on how nice it looks inside and out.


Surprise us! Tell us something people wouldn’t readily know about this electric e-208.

Forget the percentage gauge or ‘Guess O Meter’, it’s rubbish!


What electric car are you interested in next and why?

CUPRA most likely as I like the looks.


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

Ohme Home – I’d recommend as the App integration for customising my Octopus tariff is perfect.



Rate your home charging unit out of 5.


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

Octopus Go – yes, although the costs are changing it’s still valid for money. It costs me less than £30 a month to run the car.


Rate your electricity supplier out of 5.


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

InstaVolt – I’ve never seen one out of order though they’re not the cheapest.


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

  • InstaVolt
  • Pod Point
  • Shell.


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

Admiral – yes, they’re competitive.


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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