Top 5 electric cars with really long range. Tesla dominates the list1 min read . Updated: 10 Jun 2021, 02:04 PM IST
Tesla dominates the long range electric car list with cars like Model 3, S and X.
- Tesla Model S Plaid could become the new electric car with the best range.
The electric vehicle is the new chapter in the age of new mobility. Almost all the automakers across the world are working on electric vehicles. One aspect every electric vehicle manufacturer focus on is the range of the EVs.
The average driving range of electric vehicles has been increasing steadily. The average range for the new battery electric vehicles in 2020 was around 350 km, compared to 200 km in 2015.
Tesla and Ford are currently leading the table of the longest range electric cars with their Model 3 Long Range and Mustang Mach-E CA Route 1 respectively. They are offering over 550 km range. The Tesla Model S Plaid could become the longest-range electric car in the world. But the car's range is yet to be announced officially till the time the report is being written.
Here are five electric cars offering the best range.
2021 Tesla Model 3 Long Range
Tesla is undoubtedly the biggest electric car manufacturer in the world. The US Ev maker has strengthened its position in the global EV market in the last few years. Its Model 3 Long Range is claimed to have an EPA range of 568 km.
2020 Tesla Model X Long Range
Tesla Model X Long Range comes as the high-performance variant of the Model X. The Tesla Model X Long Range comes with an EPA certified range of 527 km.
2020 Tesla Model S Performance
Tesla Model S Performance is claimed to have a range of 524 km. However, the all-new Tesla Model S Plaid that comes replacing the Model S Performance, is expected to offer a range of 627 km on a single charge.
2018 Tesla Model 3 Performance
Tesla Model 3 is the most popular and bestselling electric car in the world at present. The compact electric sedan's high-performance variant Model 3 Performance is claimed to have a range of 498 km on a single charge.
2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E CA Route 1
While Tesla dominates the top five list, Ford Motor Company grabs the fifth spot. Ford introduced the Mustang Mach E electric SUV that borrows the badge from the iconic muscle car. The electric high performance SUV is claimed to be capable of running 490 km on a single charge, as certified by EPA.