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Budget friendly manufacturers

A new car is often one of the most costly items in life after buying a house, but it needn’t be. Manufacturers offer new models for every budget, and many Electric Vehicles (EVs) are now providing exceptional value for money – we all love a bargain! Factor in Tusker Salary Sacrifice and a new car is more obtainable than ever.

Bargains on a budget

Volkswagen (VW) offer a strong range of electric cars, but two in particular are stylish money savers. The ID.3 is a striking hatchback that’s perfect for tight parking spaces while offering up to 347 miles of EV range. If a stylish coupe is more your style, the ID.5 battery grants up to 313 miles with speedy rapid charging getting you back to 80% in less than 30 minutes.

BYD might be a relative newcomer, but its first two cars are capturing plenty of attention. The BYD Dolphin is a compact hatchback with some interesting customisation options to really make it your own. Better than just looking the part, this car provides up to 265 miles of range. BYD’s SUV offering is called the Atto 3 and comes with many unique tech features including a rotating touchscreen display. Despite its added practicality over its smaller sibling, it can still achieve up to 260 miles on a single charge.

The MG4 is not only great to drive, but also provides a range of up to 323 miles in mixed driving conditions in Trophy Extended Range specification. As an all-rounder, this MG hatchback is hard to beat.

Ultimate value for money

Value comes in many forms, while you’ll pay more for some models, the extras they deliver make it more than worth it.

The Nissan Ariya SUV is a brilliant family car offering plenty of space while also incorporating a real premium feel. With the kids taking advantage of the ample space in the rear, those riding up front are treated to the latest EV tech. Available with a large 87kWh battery boasting up to 329 miles of range, this SUV can also be had with grip-boosting all-wheel drive.

You’ll remember Smart for its quirky city car prominent in the early 2000s, but this all-electric five-door Smart #1 is something of a reinvention. Loads of interior space and some unique design details makes for a pleasant place to spend time on longer journeys. With a range of up to 273 miles and features that will get the neighbours talking, it should be on your shortlist.

The new Volvo EX30 is the latest electric SUV from the Swedish brand, bringing stylish minimalist design to the masses. In addition to looking the part and possessing upmarket appeal, the EX30 is also good value for money. This SUV can be configured with an EV range of up to 295 miles and of course every model boasts the legendary levels of safety that Volvo is renowned for.

Treat yourself – premium EV models can be worth the price

Sometimes you just want to treat yourself – you’ve earned it! But that doesn’t mean you should pay more for less. Here are some good examples of premium being worth the price.

Looking like something fresh off the latest sci-fi set, the seven-seat Kia EV9 is a real statement maker. Loads of space, brilliant levels of equipment, and up to 349 miles of range means the whole family can travel in comfort no matter the journey.

The BMW i7 is a true flagship with some of the best onboard technology of any car on the road – EV or otherwise. From reclining rear seats to a widescreen TV that folds down from the roof, this electric palace is worth every penny. A 386-mile range allows occupants to travel business class for long distances between charging.

Audi’s Q4 e-Tron SUV boasts a range of up to 329 miles while providing that traditional Audi feeling of robust luxury. Strong all-weather performance meets slick interior gadgets and gizmos. What more would you want from a family SUV?

Tusker Salary Sacrifice

Tusker Salary Sacrifice makes getting a new EV more affordable than ever, thanks to one easy to manage monthly payment. Not only does this cover the car itself, but also all maintenance, breakdown cover, tyres and insurance. All you need to do is enjoy your new car.

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