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UK second-hand EV demand hits new high

Posted on - 06 Dec 2019

Category - News & Views

A report in The Times highlights that the price of second-hand electric cars in the UK has increased 14% in 2019 because of soaring demand for green vehicles, a shortage of new models and long waiting lists. Battery shortages are leading to waiting times of more than a year for some new models, including the Kia e-Niro and Hyundai Kona or Ioniq, while other manufacturers are reporting waiting times of 2-5 months. The average selling price of a second-hand Renault Zoe is of the order of £7600 and BMW i3 around £15,000, highlighting again that EVs priced around the mass-market...

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