MINI Electric 2021 electric car owner review

MINI Electric 2021 electric car owner review

Mike drives a MINI Electric 2021 electric car.

This is Mike’s first electric car, he’s owned the MINI Electric from new and drives 5,000-10,000 miles annually. The current mileage of the car is between 5,000-10,000 miles and he achieves 100 miles range from a full charge.


Rate your MINI Electric out of 5


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Why did you choose the MINI Electric?

I liked the sporty nature and I had a very good lease offer through my work. I didn’t need a family car as we have other cars.


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

  • Ease of use
  • Fun to drive
  • Comfortable.


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

  • Low range
  • Boot space
  • Can’t think of a third!


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

No faults.


What are the standout tech features of the car?

The remote app that allows you to warm/cool the car and monitor charging remotely.


Surprise us! Tell us something people wouldn’t readily know about this electric car

It feels fast, really fast!


What electric car are you interested in next and why?

Polestar – I want to change my ICE family car. I like the look of the Polestar and the lease deals look good.


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



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?

bp pulse


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

  • bp pulse
  • Pod Point
  • InstaVolt.


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

Through the lease company.


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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