All the Electric Vehicles You Can Buy in 2019

We now have more choice than ever when it comes to buying an electric car (EV). In a previous post (see here) I argued for the moral clarity that everyone’s next vehicle should be an EV. This has gotten easier than ever. Prices have come down considerably for vehicles with plenty of range. I personally have a Chevy Bolt (238 miles range) and have had no problems with range winter or summer. I drive an average of 20-30 miles per day and charge at home on a regular 120 volt plug. No emissions, no noise, no maintenance, no oil, no gas,  no problem. Lower priced models will save you money in the long run.

I have divided the list between cars that will go 225 miles or more and those that won’t and would recommended cars with longer ranges unless you have a very short commute, especially if you live in a colder climate zone. Click on reviews to learn more about other features such as power, handling, room, and so forth.

EV Models, their Range and Price (US$)

The following list is based by range on a full charge

2019

The Tesla Model S, 370 miles, $88,000.

Review @ CNET

The Tesla Model X, 325 miles,  $79,500

Review @ CNET

The Tesla Model 3, 310 miles, $40,700

Review @ Car & Driver    Review @ CNET

The Hyundai Kona Electric, 258 miles, $37,900

Car&Driver-Editors’ Choice     Review @ Autoblog

Kia Niro, 239 miles, $37,495

Review @ autoblog      Review @ electrek

The Chevy Bolt, 238 miles, $36,200

Review @ Autoblog       5 Stars @ Car & Driver

The Jaguar I-Pace, 234 miles, $75,850

Review @ CNET

The Nissan Leaf S Plus, 226 miles, $36,550

Review @ autoblog   CNET Review     Nissan USA

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Audi e-tron, 204 miles, $75,800

Review @ Car&Driver

BMW i3 EV, 153 miles, $45,445

Review @ Car & Driver     BMW USA EVs

The Nissan Leaf S, 150 miles, $22, 490

CNET Review

Hyundai Ioniq EV, 124 miles, $30,500

Review at Carbuzz

The Volkswagen e-Golf, 119 miles, $32,000

Car & Driver Editor’s Choice

Honda Clarity EV, 89 miles, $34,300

Review @ Car & Driver   Preview @ CNET

Fiat 500e, 84 miles, $33,000

Review @ The Car Connection

Smart ForTwo EQ, 58 miles, $23, 800

Review @ CNET

And Some you may want to wait for….

2020   EV Models

Porsche Taycan EV, 300+ mi?

Preview @ car&driver

2020 Kia Soul EV, 243 miles

CNET Review

2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC 400, 230 miles, $90,000

Preview @ CNET

2020 Mini Cooper SE EV, 107 miles

Preview @ automobile mag

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