Electric cars are considered in the purchase is often considered overpriced, but the operating costs lower. But how does it actually made with a full cost accounting – purchase price, including the environmental bonus, the operating and maintenance costs, as well as the loss of value? Electric cars are still more expensive than gasoline or Diesel?
Four electric cars are cheaper than gasoline and Diesel
This issue of ADAC is investigated in a current cost comparison. The testers examined the eight electric-, gasoline – and Diesel-cars with realistic fuel consumption figures, with four Stromer particularly were able to convince.
compared to petrol and Diesel cars, the four electric models, BMW i3s, Hyundai Ioniq, electric, S mart fortwo coupe EQ prime and the Tesla Model X cut cheaper. The electric VW Golf comes to the diesel model ran. The E-Golf costs 48,6 cents per kilometre, the Diesel comes to 47 cents. Only the 1.5 TSI petrol engine (49 cents) can make the Stromer.
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The E-cars from Nissan and Renault can’t run their classic competitors. A kilometre costs, the Nissan Leaf is 51.1 cents, during the comparable Nissan Micra 0.9 IG-T fails just 37.9 cents to beech. The difference with Renault is similar in size. The Renault Zoë costs in the full costing 48 cents per kilometre and the Renault Clio TCe 90 only 36.4 cents.
A disadvantage of all electric cars
but all the electric cars, However, have one serious drawback: the range. Everyday use range in this comparison, in any case, the Model X from Tesla. Who drives but only short distances and has the ability to charge their electric car comfortable driving under certain circumstances, electric is cheaper.
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to It based full invoice
basis of all calculations is a holding period of five years with an annual mileage of 15,000 kilometres. In the calculation of the total cost of all the costs, incurred when driving a car:
insurance Car tax, repair costs (maintenance and repairs) tire wear, fuel/electricity costs an annual lump sum for car wash/car maintenance loss of value.
In the case of the fuel – or electricity does not return the handle of the ADAC on the unrealistic manufacturer’s values, but pulled from the ADAC Autotest determined values.
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Eight electric cars cost comparison
BMW i3s (94 Ah, 135 kW, electric)
BMW 218i Active Tourer (103 kW, petrol)
BMW 218d Active Tourer (110 kW, Diesel)
Hyundai Ioniq, electric (88 kW, electric)
Hyundai i30 station wagon 1.0 T-GDI (88 kW, gasoline)
Hyundai i30 Kombi 1.6 CRDi (100 kW, Diesel)
the Nissan Leaf (40 kWh, 110 kW, electric)
Nissan Micra 0.9 IG-T (66 kW, gasoline)
Renault Zoë (41 kWh, 68 kW, electric)
Renault Clio TCe 90 (66 kW, gasoline)
Smart Fortwo Coupé, EQ (60 kW, electric)
Smart Fortwo 0.9 turbo convertible (66 kW, gasoline)
VW e-Up! (60 kW, electric)
VW Up! 1.0 TSI (66 kW, gasoline)
VW e-Golf (100 kW, electric)
VW Golf 1.5 TSI (96 kW, gasoline)
the VW Golf 1.6 TDI (85 kW, Diesel)
Audi / Tesla
Tesla Model X 100 D (386 kW, electric)
Audi SQ7 TDI (320 kW, Diesel)
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