We’ll find the best electric car makes for your needs

Whether you have just begun your journey of considering plug-in hybrid or electric cars for your fleet or you are looking for the best electric car makes to get you on the road to EV in the near future, we’re here to help. You can rest assured your dedicated account manager will draw on both their own and the Volkswagen Group’s electric vehicle expertise to help you understand which makes and models are most suited to your specific business needs.

Although we are uniquely placed to advise on our group brands’ latest, and upcoming, plug-in hybrid and electric vehicles, including Volkswagen, Audi, ŠKODA, SEAT and Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles – we can provide an electric car business lease for any model, from any manufacturer, so we can offer the very best choice and mix to ensure you lease an electric vehicle that’s fit for the job at hand.

Electric car, hatchback and SUV latest choices

Once we’ve helped you to evaluate going hybrid or electric as a potential option for your fleet, we’ll also help you understand the full range of latest models on offer, across all relevant brands. Leasing can be a great way to trial EV for your fleet without committing to purchasing vehicles.

Electric cars under £35k

Under £50k

Executive electric cars

Latest models Latest models Latest models
Mini Electric 32.6kWh Tesla Model 3 Standard
Range Plus 47.5kWh
Audi e-tron Sportback 55
quattro 86.5kWh
SEAT Mii electric 36.8kWh Hyundai Kona 64kWh Jaguar I-PACE 90kWh
Peugeot e-208 50kWh Kia e-Niro 64kWh Mercedes EQC 400 4MATIC 80kWh
Lowest whole life costs Lowest whole life costs Lowest whole life costs
ŠKODA CITIGOe IV £15,048 BMW i3 £26,400 Tesla Model 3 £25,890
Volkswagen e-up! £18,822 Kia e-Niro £26,634 Audi e-tron 50 SUV £27,126
Mini Electric 32.6kWh £18,984 Tesla Model 3 £29,106 Jaguar I-PACE £32,634
Top selling** Top selling** Top selling**
Nissan LEAF Tesla Model 3 Jaguar I-PACE
Volkswagen e-Golf BMW i3 Tesla Model X
Renault Zoe Kia e-Niro Tesla Model S

Plug-in hybrid car, hatchback and SUV latest choices

Plug-in hybrid cars under £35k

Under £50k

Executive plug-in hybrid cars

Latest models Latest models Latest models
1 Hyundai IONIQ BMW 225xe BMW X5 xDrive45e
2 Kia Niro Vauxhall Grandland X Volvo S90 T8 Twin-engine
3 Volkswagen Golf Volvo XC40 T5 Twin-engine Volvo S60 Polestar
Lowest whole life costs Lowest whole life costs Lowest whole life costs
Toyota Prius £18,384 Peugeot 3008 SUV £24,756 Audi Q5 55 TFSI-e £32,160
Hyundai Ioniq £19,278 Kia Optima £24,978 BMW X3 xDrive30 £35,586
Kia Niro £20,244 ŠKODA SUPERB iV Estate Mercedes E class
E300e Saloon £39,336
Top selling** Top selling** Top selling**
Mini Countryman Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Range Rover Sport
BMW 2 Series BMW 3-series Volvo XC90
Hyundai Ioniq BMW 5-series Range Rover


* These figures include the Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) plug-in car grant being taken off the purchase price.

** Based on 2019 sales

† We cannot guarantee these are the lowest costs but they are indicative of the lower whole life costs in these price brackets. Figures courtesy of the Fleet News car running costs calculator.

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My Business Lease: EVolve with Volkswagen Financial Services | Fleet

With My Business Lease, your leasing solution is completely tailored to your specific requirements, so we start by gaining an in-depth understanding of your evolving business needs. If you’re not yet ready to choose from the best car makes, we’ll empower you to evaluate whether plug-in hybrid or electric are suitable for your fleet and drivers, with free-of-charge tools and advice designed to answer all of your EV queries.

We’re trusted for our expertise in ultra-low emission vehicles because we’re part of a global manufacturing group, with EV and innovation heritage and a defined strategy for electrification. This is evidenced by the 4,000 electric and hybrid vehicles currently being driven by our UK fleet customers.

As well as leasing any make of car, we are fuel-agnostic, so our advice is impartial in addition to being complimentary.

Explore our EV consideration tools, guides and advice:

Providing value with your electric car business lease

With clear, itemised rental quotations from the outset and a number of service-level agreements in place to ensure you have a smooth ordering and leasing experience, we also make sure your car leases provide greater value to your business through cost reductions that are completely transparent with no hidden charges.

For example, we’ve introduced a £100* damage waiver for every hybrid or electric vehicle that is returned to us. In addition, you can pool mileage across your vehicles – that’s across any electric, hybrid, petrol or diesel cars and/or vans you may lease from us, at the end of your contract.

In addition, with My Business Lease, you can rely on our best-in-class solutions – including an award-winning 24/7 concierge service for your drivers.

*Damage waiver for public sector lease vehicles is £150 per car or van.

If you have a specific question or would simply like us to contact you to discuss your fleet requirements, please contact us


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