27 Jun '17, 7pm

Are green cars suitable if you live in a rural area?

Are green cars suitable if you live in a rural area?

Hybrid cars – Hybrid cars are cars that have both a petrol/diesel engine, and an electric motor. The electric motor is used whenever possible and is charged by the energy created when the car brakes, and sometimes the engine itself. Rural drivers do not get the same benefit from hybrid cars as city drivers since the driving conditions don’t allow the electric motor to be charged nearly as much. Plug-in hybrid cars – Plug-in hybrids also have a petrol/diesel engine and an electric motor. The main difference being that they can be charged at the mains. This makes them an ideal choice for rural motorists since you can charge your vehicle at home before every journey. You will of course need to have an electric charging point installed at your home in order to do this. Electric cars – Purely electric cars do not have a petrol or diesel engine and instead are powered solely by ...

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