MINI Electric: Getting started with an electric car 2022

MINI Electric: Getting started with an electric car 20222

Ken Parsons drives a MINI Electric and shares how he got started with his electric car.


Why did you buy this electric car?

I’ve been looking for sometime and decided on a MINI as although not a massive range, it was suitable for my weekly mileage.


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What got you into an electric car in the first place?

Was trying to be more environmentally-friendly.


Initially, what did you find most confusing about electric car ownership and how did you solve that?

Worries regarding the range and public charging points, however, more charging points are available at supermarkets.


What sources of information helped you e.g. people, groups, websites etc?

Manufacturers’ websites


What are your top 3 pieces of advice for those people considering their first electric car?

Check what range you need for your weekly driving habits.



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