Every person has specific reasons for buying a certain type of car. Hybrid and electric vehicles have become more available and popular over the past ten years. As with everything, there are advantages and disadvantages to alternative fuel. Look at the list below to help you decide if a hybrid or electric vehicle is for you.
The pros and cons of hybrid and electric vehicles:
- Hybrids are environmentally friendly, use less fuel, are light-weight and offer a high resale value. The cons include the risks of having a high voltage battery in the event of an accident, the expense, less power and poor handling.
- Electric vehicles are cheaper to operate, quick, quiet and can recharge at home. The cons are that they have limited range, are timely to recharge and can be expensive.
Read this article for more detailed information on these environmentally friendly vehicles. You’ll also get a glimpse at the top choices in these cars for 2016.