which one to choose? Models and prices

The electric car market in 2022 is still lively with an still low share of total registrations (3.3 per cent in the first five months), but in constant growth. In light of the best-selling models on the market for some time (Fiat 500, Smart Fortwo and Peugeot e-208), the manufacturers’ desire to launch more and more comfortable carscomfortable, connected and provides beyond the external dimensions.

Here is our selection of the 10 models that meet the needs of city travel and also over long distances. Over 500 km autonomyso to say.

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Choice of electric car in 2022: 10 models for every taste

Citroën Ami: light quad bike with 75 km autonomy

It is the French manufacturer’s response to urban mobility.

This is not a car in the traditional sense, but one a light quadricycle which according to the traffic law resembles mopeds and can also be driven by fourteen-year-olds with AM driving licenses.

Citroën Ami, only 240 cm long (30 cm smaller than Smart Fortwo), powered by an electric motor with 8 HP, enough to push it to 45 km / h top speed (limit set by law for this type of vehicle). It is powered by a 5.5 kWh lithium-ion battery that guarantees up to 75 km autonomy.

The design is unique: the front and the “back” are the same, so one door opens to the wind and the other in the traditional way. The cabin, despite the short body, it is not crowded at all. The purchase formula is also innovative: Ami it can only be purchased online on Citroen’s website in different solutions.

For example, from 50 euros a month for three years with an initial fee of 1,438 euros.

Opel Mokka-e: the electric crossover from 36,550 euros

There was once old Mocha. The new one is among the best electric cars of 2022.

ONE compact crossover with muscular lines, born on the Emp1 platform of the latest little ones from the Stellantis group (including the “cousin” Corsa).

The style is modern, with high hood (you can get it in a contrasting black color) and the characteristic closed glossy grille, located at the same height as the headlights, which is also optional LED matrix: a technical sophistication that guarantees excellent visibility.

In general, you get the feeling of a car well “planted on the ground”.

The cabin is sporty and well-appointed with a linear dashboard and console oriented towards the driver. Mocha-e has 136 hp powerwith 324 km autonomy declared in the Wltp homologation cycle and list prices from 36,550 euros.

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Best electric cars 2022: the economical Dacia spring

It could only be Dacia, teacher for value for moneyto begin cheaper electric car on the market.

The battery in Dacia Spring is 27 kWh, the power at 45 HP, 230 km autonomy in the combined cycle (city and highway). Approved for four people, it is also spacious for those sitting in the back.

The low price translates into Spartan ending: plastic is all stiff, but with 22,850 euros for the Comfort attack version, you can have a vehicle that is not trivial in design, simple to use and with what it takes to travel.

Ford Mustang Mach-e: the electric SUV that stands out

In the ranking of the best electric cars, 2022 could not be missed an icon.

Definitely a valid idea: The American House was based on its timeless pony bil to give personality to what would otherwise have been an electric SUV like many others.

Front and back are horse combs instead of blue ovals and all concept stylistic by Mach-e refers to Mustang stereotypefrom long hood on muscular flanksfor the taillights.

The fact that it is not powered by a large block V8, however two silent electric motorsis just the fifteenth confirmation that times are changing.

Starting from the battery, which in the case of the larger size of 98.7 kWh (alternatively there is 75.7 one in the range version) reaches a range of 405 km.

The most powerful version from 351 CV reaches 180 km / h- It starts from 53,500 euros.

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Mercedes-Benz EQA: sister to the GLA with zero emissions

EQA is GLA’s zero emission sister and in fact it represents access to the world full electric of the Star.

It was developed on the Mfa platform (actually shared with GLA), designed to accommodate, with a few modifications, the electric motor and the battery.

With a silhouette that follows an almost identical trend, the Mercedes style center has worked on the details to separate the two models.

The hot virtuality ofinterior, well maintained and of quality, which combines style and technology. The two panels of 10.3 “each dedicated to instruments and infotainment, the stylish turbine valves and general clean lines make the interior truly inviting. just like the living room at home.

Waiting for the 4Matic, equipped with an extra engine at the rear, for an output of 272 HP, on the list there is only the EQA 250, powered by an asynchronous motor of 190 HP and 375 Nm. from 53,080 euros.

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With the power supply, the Kia EV6 recharges from 10 to 80% in just 18 minutes. In less than 4 and a half minutes you can get 100 km of autonomy

Kia EV6: a unique design

It represents the new vision of Korean house on the zero-emission front.

The distinctive design is characterized by smooth surfaces.

Despite its rather compact exterior dimensions, the EV6 has a wheelbase of 290 cm, which is reflected in a spaciousness that can be compared to a medium / large SUV, but with a ‘light’ line.

In the cockpit is large display for infotainment with a curved and uninterrupted profile, it is combined with the compact dashboard.

In the base EV6, the 77.4 kWh battery can be combined with the 229 hp rear-wheel drive configuration (49,950 euros) or the four-wheel drive configuration with 325 hp twin engines (53,450 euros).

In the first case, according to the manufacturer, it can guarantee travel up to 510 km, reduced to 490 km for the second option. Ditto for GT Line: rear-wheel drive at a price of € 58,650 and integral at € 62,150.

Finally, the EV6 GT is at the top of the range, offered for 69,500 euros, which has a fantastic performance thanks to the 585 HP AWD driveline. The passage from 0 to 100 km / h takes place in 3.5 seconds. In this case, the declared range is 400 km.

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Nissan Ariya has won two prestigious design awards: the iF Design Award and the Red Dot Award

Nissan Ariya up to 500 km: long and sustainable journeys

Suv coupe uncompromising, it is the first Nissan Electric in the new lane.

Choosing an electric car in 2022 also means driving in cars full of personality Outside and Inside.

Two battery packs: 63 and 87 kWh. According to the Wltp cycle, the front-wheel drive with 63 kWh has 218 hp and a range of up to 360 km. The big sister with 87 kWh has 242 hp and a range of 500 km.

Versions a four-wheel drive of Nissan Ariya, which has two electric motors, instead the three are equipped with 4Orce independent wheel steering technology that combines torque distribution with 4 × 4.

Here, too, the two 63 and 87 kWh battery packs are available. The 63 has 279 hp and a declared autonomy of 340 km; then there is the version with an increased battery of 306 HP and 460 km. At the top of the range is the Performance version with 87 kWh battery, 394 HP power, 600 Nm of torque, up to 400 km of autonomy, but above all acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h in 5.1 seconds.

With the debut in the UK, the four versions were discovered: Advance, Evolve, e-4ORCE Evolve and e-4ORCE Performance, with prices from 50,500 euros.

Hyundai Ioniq 5 has won the titles such as World Car of the Year, World Electric Vehicle of the Year and World Car Design of the Year

Hyundai Ioniq 5: the most spacious cabin of all

It is based on the 45 concept, obviously inspired by the 1974 Pony Coupé, signed by Giorgetto Giugiaro.

A design with great personality, minimalist and geometric, with an original treatment of the body’s smooth and sharp surfaces.

The eye-catching large pixel lights also have a “vintage” look and make it unique. A groundbreaking vision, in short, which obscures the car’s real features and makes it seem more compact than its 464 cm in length. That steps of 300 cm provides ample space for a cabin full of intelligent solutions.

Eg fully reclined front seats corresponding to business class on scheduled flights. Or the center console case that moves 14 cm in length or the block with 12 “screens side by side for Bluelink digital instrumentation and infotainment.

The model is offered in three different versions that combine two types of batteries and solutions two- and four-wheel drive. Autonomy in the combination of maximum power reaches 481 km. Price list from 42,750 euros

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BMW iX among the four-wheel drive electric cars from 2022

The German company considers it “the technological manifesto” of the new era.

495 cm long, 170 cm high and 197 cm wide, iX – as BMW does it in the category of Sports activity vehicle – it is similar in size to an X5, but boasts a completely new design, even more inside than outside.

There are two versions (xDrive40 and xDrive50) with the option to further enhance them with the sports package. Both are 4 × 4 (thanks to a front and rear engine), but they differ not only in power – 326 hp for the former, 523 hp for the second – but also in battery capacity and charging speed.

Prices: 84,000 euros for xDrive40 (425 km autonomy) and 104,000 euros for xDrive50 (which guarantees 630 km distance).

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Audi e-tron GT: the first electric sedan of the four rings

Last but not leastamong the best electric cars 2022 can not miss the Audi e-tron GT, the first electric sedan in the e-tron series.

It shares the refined mechanics with the Porsche Taycan, but the lines, interior and electronics (including the complete and intuitive infotainment) are 100% Audi, with good 530 hp power available and permanent four-wheel drive.

487 km autonomy and 250 km / h the maximum self-limiting starting point.

The additional 116 HP from the RS variant delivers strong adrenaline rush with each acceleration and formidable 0-100 km / h in 3.3 seconds. Prices are 109,150 and 152,350 euros respectively.

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List of 10 recommended electric cars 2022

Citroën Ami

Opel Mokka-e

Dacia Spring

Ford Mustang Mach-e

Mercedes-Benz EQA

Kia EV6

Nissan Ariya

Hyundai Ioniq 5

BMW iX

Audi e-tron GT

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