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Best electric cars of 2022

by Onto|

It’s never been a better time to start driving an electric car. We share our top picks for 2022 and how a car subscription could get you into one today.

The best electric cars of 2022

Electric cars are now more popular than ever, and the number of drivers making the switch away from petrol is continuing to grow. The quantity of electric cars on the roads has increased exponentially over the last decade, and nearly 100,000 new electric cars were sold in the UK from January to May of 2022 alone.

Today, drivers opting to go electric can choose from a diverse array of makes and models. Whether you’re looking for something like your favourite old petrol car or you’re ready to make the change to something new, you’ll be able to find the right electric car for you.

From long-range luxury electric cars to reliable electric cars for the whole family, we’ve put together our picks for the best EVs (electric vehicles) you can drive in 2022.

Tesla Model 3 Long Range

  • Real World Range: 280 Miles
  • Monthly subscription with Onto: £1299

Tesla has become synonymous with the modern luxury EV, and for good reason. The Tesla Model 3 Long Range features an impressive 280-mile range, a spacious and stylish interior, and plenty of fun surprise features. 

The Model 3 embodies the style, engineering, and fun hidden extra features that have established Tesla’s reputation for high-powered electric cars with a sense of humour. Discover what everyone’s been talking about.

And when you  book a Tesla Model 3 with Onto, you’ll enjoy exclusive access to the Tesla Supercharger Network for superfast charging, totally free of charge, in addition to the BP Pulse, Shell Recharge and Instavolt networks.

Audi Q4 e-tron

  • Real World Range: 255 Miles
  • Monthly subscription with Onto: £999

Audi’s first fully electric car is a true game-changer in the world of luxury electric SUVs. The brand’s signature high-end engineering goes electric - and gets the premium treatment it deserves.

With an impressive 255-mile real-world range and exceptionally comfortable seating, the Audi Q4 e-tron is the premier way to travel in luxury and arrive in style. What’s more, the dynamic navigation and systems screens will ensure you’ll make your journey safely.

When you book an Audi Q4 e-tron with Onto, you’ll also be able to enjoy the Comfort and Sound package. Supportive seats and a superior Sonos sound system will make the drive just as enjoyable as the destination!

Volkswagen ID4

  • Real World Range: 255 Miles
  • Monthly subscription with Onto: £899

Like the Audi Q4 e-tron, the Volkswagen ID4 was the manufacturer’s first electric car, and like the Audi Q4 e-tron, the Volkswagen ID4 has exceeded expectations - it even won World Car of the Year at the prestigious 2021 World Car Awards.

And it’s no wonder - its roomy interior, long range, and intuitive features make it a great choice for any driver looking to replace their petrol SUV with an electric one.  

If you book your Volkswagen ID4 with Onto, you’ll be able to enjoy the powerful motor and largest battery available in an ID4 with the Life Pro Performance model.

Someone driving a silver Jaguar I Pace

Jaguar I-Pace

  • Real World Range: 225 Miles
  • Monthly subscription with Onto: £1299

The ultimate in luxury EVs. Sleek design, two powerful motors, and premium seating that’ll remember your preferences make the Jaguar I-Pace truly the top of the line when it comes to electric cars.

And it’s not just stylish; it’s a real high performer on the roads. With a formidable 225-mile Real World Range, the Jaguar I-Pace is just as good for trips out of town as it is for dinner reservations in the city. Start driving an I-Pace now with Onto.

Not only does the Jaguar I-Pace tick all the boxes on paper (100kW rapid charging capability providing 78 miles of range in 15 minutes), it'll also turn more heads than its staid rivals, has a superb interior and is brilliant to drive.

Renault Zoe GT Line +

  • Real World Range: 190 Miles
  • Monthly subscription with Onto: £499

One of the most popular electric cars on the roads today, the Renault Zoe GT Line is perfect for city commuters or any driver looking for a car that’s smaller in size but big on EV power.

The GT Line features extra comfortable seating, a heated steering wheel, and impressive tech - from the Blind Spot Warning feature to the central touchscreen tablet that functions as an all-in-one control panel, it’s truly the modern way to get from point A to point B safely.

Register with Onto today to start driving your Renault Zoe GT +

Vauxhall Corsa-e

  • Real World Range: 175 Miles
  • Monthly subscription with Onto: £549

A British icon gets an electric update. The Vauxhall Corsa-e has the spirit of the original with all the innovations of a modern EV. 

With a bold new look, the latest tech, and a 175-mile Real World Range, the Vauxhall Corsa-e is great for taking to city streets or heading out on day trips with family and friends - it’s got plenty of room for everyone (and their bags)! Get behind the wheel of a Vauxhall Corsa-e with Onto now.

Hyundai Ioniq

  • Real World Range: 155 Miles
  • Monthly subscription with Onto: £499

Solid performance,  plenty of space - the Hyundai Ioniq has all the safety features you’d want from a family car plus the stylish exterior you’d expect from an EV. 

The Hyundai Ioniq scored the maximum five stars in Euro NCAP safety tests, and with enough seats for everyone in the carpool, it’s an ideal electric car for families. But city commuters shouldn’t count themselves out - the Hyundai Ioniq’s 155-mile Real World Range will still be able to get you everywhere you want to go. 

Get started with Onto and try out a Hyundai Ioniq now.

Fiat 500 Icon Convertible

  • Real World Range: 140 Miles
  • Monthly subscription with Onto: £569

One of the only convertible electric cars currently on the market, the Fiat 500 Icon Convertible is a bold new take on the classic.

The eco-friendly way to enjoy a sunny day, the Fiat 500 Icon Electric has a Real World Range of 140 miles - enough for cruising through the city with your favourite song connected seamlessly from your phone to the infotainment system, or even a short trip to the beach!

Don’t save it for a rainy day - reserve your Fiat 500 Icon Convertible with Onto today.

The best electric car subscription in 2022

If you’re looking for a new electric car in 2022, choose from some of the most popular models available today with a car subscription from Onto. From luxury vehicles to family cars and everything in between, Onto can help you find the EV that fits your needs.

And when you find that those needs change, you’ll be able to swap your electric car for the next model with your flexible monthly subscription.

Plus, every subscription with Onto is all-inclusive. With insurance, maintenance, and free public charging at over 12,500 charging points across the country, we provide everything you’ll need to start enjoying your new electric car. Start browsing our cars now.

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