The Electric car market is finally at a stage where common folks can afford to drive one of these amazing machines. By the end of 2018, there are several great options in the small- and mid-sized segment.  In this article, we will list out the best electric cars you can buy today.

  1. Model 3

 Tesla’s Model 3 is the most desired electric car in the market. Model 3 boasts of a luxurious interior, a tasteful exterior and is considered to be one of the safest cars in the world in the segment. Each Model 3 comes with great autonomous and semi-autonomous driving aids and safety setup. At $49,000, Model 3 is the dream car for millions around the world.

  1. Chevrolet Bolt EV

Right on the heels of Model 3, is GM’s first economical Electric car, Chevrolet Bolt. It is cheaper than the Tesla offering and is one of the first affordable cars that can boast of a long range. Once fully charged, Bolt can drive up to 238 miles. It is a practical and affordable EV in the market.

  1. Nissan Leaf

Nissan’s Leaf has been around since 2010. Priced at $29,990, it is easy to get one, thanks to the Japanese carmaker’s extensive dealer network. The 2018 edition can last up to 150 miles, a big upgrade over its first generation. Leaf is small and sport and is good for city traffic.

  1. BMW I3

If you crave for luxury in your EV, the BMW I3 is the best option. It drives great and is easy to park. Apart from being electric, the I3 also prides itself in using plant-based products to design its interior, and its body is made of an advanced carbon fiber reinforced plastic. The I3 makes a big statement about its owner.

These are the top contenders for the best Electric car on the road for now.