At DriveElectric we always advise our customers that the mileage range you can expect to achieve from your electric vehicle will rarely match the ‘NEDC’ figure claimed by the manufacturer. This is mainly due to the conditions of the NEDC test which generates the figure, whereby a short cycle must be performed on a cold vehicle at 20–30 °C on a flat road, in the absence of wind. Read more about the test conditions here.
Driving in the real world there are a significant combination of factors which will affect the vehicle’s performance. These include;
DriveElectric’s ‘real-world’ range figure is provided as an illustration based on our own testing and does not constitute a guarantee of mileage range. It is merely a guide of what is possible in preferred conditions using an efficient driving style.
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