Pandemic has given motorists pause for thought on buying EVs

RAC report reveals more drivers than ever expect to go electric next time, but many likely to delay making the switch

Mark Moran
17 October 2022

 

As many as 14% of drivers – more than ever before – say their next car will be electric (EV), but the proportion of those expecting to be in an EV in the next five years has reduced in the last year, new RAC research with more than 3,000 drivers shows.

While figures for the RAC Report on Motoring 2022 indicate the number of drivers planning to change their vehicle in the near future has declined steadily in the aftermath of the pandemic – in 2019 36% expected to move to a...

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