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Efficient driving

Efficient driving is a driving style that reduces fuel bills, cuts carbon emissions and lowers accident rates.

It is about becoming a better driver, rather than sacrificing the performance or enjoyment of driving. For electric vehicles (EVs), efficient driving also means you can drive further on each charge.

If you’re not able to undertake training, you could still go a long way by implementing the following efficient driving tips.



Additional resources

We have produced 24 model-specific introductory videos for electric vehicles and three efficient driving case studies.

Watch our guide to driving electric vehicles (EVs) efficiently.

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Last updated: 17 June 2024