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We’ve rounded up some of the best electric cars for 2024 – all of which you can buy at Vertu Motors.
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These Are The Best Electric Cars of 2024

These Are The Best Electric Cars of 2024

We’ve rounded up some of the best electric cars for 2024 – all of which you can buy at Vertu Motors.

The presence of electric vehicles on our roads continues to grow, as more motorists make the switch. According to Zap Map, there were almost 315,000 battery-electric car registrations in 2023.

With this in mind, we’ve put together a list of some of the top electric cars in 2024. Looking for an electric car? Read on for some inspiration before starting your search.


Longest Range Electric Cars


BMW i5

BMW i5 electric car


The BMW i5 is an all-electric saloon offering up to 357 miles (WLTP) range. Equipped with an 84kWh battery and 250kW electric motor, the i5 produces up to 340hp. It offers a supercharged driving experience with a maximum speed of 120mph, reaching 0-62mph in just six seconds.

Available in the M60, M Sport, and M Sport Pro trims, you can tailor your BMW i5 to your preferences. Highlights include 19” bi-colour alloy wheels, the BMW kidney grille, and leather upholstery.

Charging varies depending on the specific model you choose. The eDrive 40 M Sport Pro model can be charged from 10-80% in just 30 minutes using a high-power (rapid) charging station.

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Volvo XC40 Recharge

Volvo XC40 Recharge


Volvo’s fully electric SUV, the XC40 Recharge is built to impress. Available with either a 69kWh or 82kWh battery and single or twin motors, the XC40 offers a maximum of up to 333 miles (WLTP) range. Using a rapid charger, it can be charged from 10-80% in just 27 minutes, so you can get back to your journey.

Inside, the Volvo XC40 Recharge shows comfort and sustainability can go hand-in-hand. Instead of leather, the interior features a soft Tailor Wool Blend upholstery, plus other recycled materials. Not forgetting luxury, back-lit decor in the cabin brings a calming ambience to make you feel at home.

There’s also smart cabin storage with underfloor cargo space, front-loading storage and a large rear compartment. Giving you plenty of room to store luggage and essentials. With the open-and-tilt panoramic sunroof, you’ll be able to make the most of every blue sky.

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Jaguar I-PACE

Jaguar I-PACE


It may be Jaguar’s first all-electric SUV, though that’s not the only thing that makes the I-PACE special. This beautifully crafted machine offers up to 292 miles (WLTP) all-electric range. With just a 7kW power source, you can regain 22 miles of range in just 1 hour too.

Available in R-Dynamic and 400 Sport trims, there’s a Jaguar I-PACE for every taste. Standard features include Matrix LED headlights with signature daytime running lights. Plus, 20” alloy wheels, and a fixed panoramic roof. Inside, there’s plenty for a luxurious feel, from 16-way heated and cooled electric front seats to a crisp Meridian 3D Surround Sound system.

Hot on technology, the I-PACE is infused with the latest advancements for optimal performance. Active suspension lowers the position when travelling at higher speeds for improved aerodynamics. Meanwhile, the Adaptive Dynamics system adjusts the suspension for more responsive, agile handling.

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MINI Electric

MINI Electric Hatchback


MINI’s iconic hatchback is now available with a 100% electric powertrain. Promising all the distinctive style and fun driving experience of the former model, more sustainably. The MINI Electric hatchback offers a maximum electric range of up to 145 miles (WLTP), with rapid charging capability in just 36 minutes.

Choose from Level 2 or Level 3 trim options, with each offering a range of appealing features. The former features ambient interior lighting, cruise control, Driving Assistant, and Apple CarPlay. Meanwhile, the Level 3 trim brings more advanced features like Park Assist and Head-up Display to the mix. Plus, a Harman Kardon Surround sound system.

Made for the individual, the MINI Electric is highly customisable according to your tastes. With each trim, you’ll have a range of options, ranging from wheel designs to exterior body colours. It’s also available in two, three, and five-door versions so you can share the joy with family and friends. Experience the go-kart driving feel loved by many, electrified, with the MINI Electric hatchback.

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Volkswagen ID.7

Volkswagen ID.7


The latest addition to the ID. family, the Volkswagen ID.7 presents a stylish fastback design and impressive technology. It features a 77kWh battery enabling up to 384 miles (WLTP) electric range. Plus, with a rapid DC charger it can be recharged from 10-80% in half an hour – perfect for enjoying a coffee break or playing games via the In-Car App.

With features like IQ. LIGHT headlights, 19” Hudson alloy wheels, and 3D LED taillight clusters, you’re sure to stand out on the road. Inside, you can relax in luxury in ergoPremium seats with an in-built massage function and ambient interior lighting. You’ll also have the latest technology at your fingertips with a striking 15” touchscreen display, with custom layouts to suit you.

For the more eco-conscious, the Volkswagen ID.7 is sure to appeal. Not just sustainable on the outside, it also uses recycled materials throughout the interior. All while retaining a welcoming, premium feel. Learn more about the Volkswagen ID.7 which is now available to order.

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Kia EV9

Kia EV9


The Kia EV9 presents a sophisticated all-electric SUV that is already going down a winner. Not least because it was named Best Electric Seven-Seater at the What Car? 2024 Awards. With up to 349 miles (WLTP) electric range, it is built to take you further. Plus, with ultra-fast charging, you can regain up to 154 miles in just 15 minutes.

The flexible interior can be configured according to your needs with second-row swivel seats. Prioritising sustainability, the EV9 also features upcycled and plant-based materials. On the outside, it offers a bold, expressive design that evokes a real sense of adventure. In contrast to some of its predecessors, the EV9 features geometric shapes, broad dimensions, and bold lines. Cube LED headlamps with Z-shaped running lights draw the eye, while 21” aluminium wheels create an imposing stance.

The dual panoramic sunroof offers to lighten the interior cabin, so you can make the most of the sunshine. As for technology, the Kia EV9 is packed with fantastic features to enhance your drive. The triple panorama display features a 12.3” supervision cluster, a 5.3” centre display, and a 12.3” touchscreen display.

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Audi Q8 e-tron

Audi Q8 e-tron


New Audi Q8 e-tron is a fully electric SUV primed for performance. A sophisticated SUV offering up to 330 miles (WLTP), you will never be short of range. With up to 408PS and 0-62mph acceleration in 5.6 seconds, it promises an exhilarating drive each time. Quattro all-wheel drive plus intelligent recuperation feature as standard too – so you’re sure to feel in control at the wheel.

With high-speed charging at around 170kW, the Q8 e-tron can be recharged from 10-80% in just 31 minutes. Allowing you to get back on the road and on with your journey. As for design, the Q8 e-tron dares to be different, replacing traditional wing mirrors with optional rear-facing cameras.

Of course, with updated technology comes an updated design. Its progressive design features 20” alloy wheels as standard and a single-frame grille with the Audi badge. With the Vorsprung trim, the badge literally comes to life with exterior ambient lighting built in. Inside, you can expect pure luxury, with heated front seats, two-zone climate control, and the digital Audi Virtual Cockpit.

Choose from the Sport, S Line, Black Edition and Vorsprung trims to reflect your personality. With the Technology Pack and Technology Pack Pro you can enhance your experience even further.

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Honda e:Ny1

Honda e:Ny1


The first all-electric SUV from Honda, the e:Ny1 makes the perfect urban family SUV. It offers up to 256 miles (WLTP) pure electric driving range, with zero tailpipe emissions. Using a rapid 100kW charger, it can recharge from 10-80% in around 45 minutes, so you will never be off-road for long.

Designed around both driver and passenger, the e:Ny1’s spacious, comfortable interior will appeal all around. Highlights include a heated steering wheel for the driver and heated front seats. As for storage, there are 361 litres of boot space, increased to 1,176 litres with rear seats folded. There is even dedicated space for storing charging cables beneath the boot floor to help keep things tidy.

The driver’s cabin is clean and clutter-free, with a flat instrument panel and a large 15.1” infotainment touchscreen. This houses the Honda CONNECT system, bringing you full access to all your Honda’s controls and driving features. Including wireless streaming via Android Auto or Apple CarPlay.

On the road, the Honda e:Ny1 is smart and undeniably sophisticated. The minimalist front profile exudes elegance with no imposing grille. With sleek rear lights and sequential indicators, the e:Ny1 achieves its own fun character. To set you apart even further, the new white Honda badge is featured on the alloys and at the rear. With its alluring style, impressive drive, and comprehensive safety, the e:Ny1 welcomes EV competition.

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Toyota bZ4X

Toyota bZ4x


Kicking off Toyota’s electric SUV line-up is the Toyota bZ4x, and it is nothing short of impressive. It offers up to 318 miles (WLTP) on a single charge and can be topped up in just 32 minutes using a rapid 150kW charger.

You can choose from Pure, Motion, and Vision trims with each offering different features. Even with the standard Pure trim, you’ll enjoy 18” alloy wheels, Intelligent Adaptive Cruise Control, and an 8” multimedia display. The energy-saving heat pump also ensures you can maximise your range, so you can turn up the heating without compromising on range.

Made to be seen, the bZ4X features a bold design with a longer wheelbase and lower roof height, improving aerodynamics. With its geometric shape, sleek LED headlights and shark fin antenna, the bZ4X will be easily recognised. Technology is also top-of-the-range, with wireless smartphone compatibility and Toyota Safety Sense. This includes driver assistance features like Lane Assist and Intelligent Adaptive Cruise Control.

Inside, the bZ4X welcomes all who enter with a spacious, clutter-free cabin. There’s dual-zone automatic air conditioning for passenger comfort and adjustable supportive seats. The second-row seats also feature a 60/40 split function, enabling you to prioritise space whenever needed. As for storage, the bZ4X offers 452 litres of boot space leaving plenty to store your luggage.

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Shop new electric cars for sale at Vertu Motors

We hope you found this article on the best electric cars in 2024 useful. As the electric vehicle market continues to expand, more and more options will become available. So you really will never be short of choice!

Feeling inspired? Why not browse our latest electric car deals and start searching for your new EV? Whether the Audi Q8 e-tron has taken your fancy, or you want to experience a new classic with the MINI Electric hatchback. We have a wide range of models to choose from at Vertu Motors, from top brands like Audi, BMW, Honda, Jaguar, Kia, and more.

If you need any assistance, feel free to get in touch with our expert team and we’ll be delighted to help. For more information on electric cars, check out our About Electric Cars page.


When it comes down to decision time, test drives are a great way to see which electric car is right for you. When you’re ready, book an appointment at your local Vertu Motors dealership to experience it for yourself.

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