Are you looking for an electric vehicle on the used market because you’re cost-conscious? We’ve all heard about how electric vehicles are cost-effective – that they save you cash on gasoline, maintenance, and even insurance.
Below, we’ve put together a list of electric vehicles between 2011 and 2015 that are available at budget-friendly prices, and ranked by the distance they travel per charge.
Let’s take a look at the lineup:
Used EVs $10K and under:
The Fiat 500e and the Nissan LEAF here are in the same ballpark, at just over 80 miles of range. If price and distance is what you’re looking for in an electric vehicle, either of these vehicles are good choices. However, if you’re only going to be travelling short distances and are only concerned about cost, the electric Smart Fortwo and the Mitsubishi i-MiEV are available at an even friendlier price point. The Mitsubishi is a bit of a rare find on the used marketplace though, so you may need to do some digging in order to track one down.
Used EVs $15K and under:
⟴ Vehicle range distances were pulled from respective makes’ websites. Price and year data was collected from vehicle sales data over the past year – each make and model had at least 100 vehicles as part of the sample size. All vehicles were between the years 2011 and 2015. Prices listed in charts are the lowest quartile.