MG5 EV 2021 electric car owner review

MG5 EV 2021 electric car owner review

Steve drives a MG5 EV SR 51kW 2021 electric car.

This is Steve’s first electric car, he’s owned the MG5 EV from new and drives 10,000-15,000 miles annually. The current mileage of the car is between 10,000-20,000 miles and he achieves 185 miles range from a full charge.


Rate your MG5 EV out of 5


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Why did you choose the MG5 EV?

Price and size!


Positives – List 3 or more reasons why you love your MG5 EV

  • Easy and comfortable to drive
  • cheap to run.


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

None come to mind!


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



What are the standout tech features of the car?

Pretty standard really, not that fussed with tech.


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

It’s pretty much an anonymous presence!


MG5 EV 2021 electric car owner review


What electric car are you interested in next and why?

Kia EV6


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

Don’t have a home charger!


Rate your home charging unit out of 5


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

British Gas standard fixed tariff


Rate your electricity supplier out of 5


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

I use Ecotap chargers in a local car park because it’s free & I use the Bonnet app for traveling distances.


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

  • Ecotap
  • 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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