Some cheap electric cars are the 2013 Chevrolet Volt, 2014 Ford Focus Electric, 2013 Nissan Leaf, 2013 Fiat 500e and the 2014 BMW 13. These cars are considered economical and are good for the environment.
As of 2015, the Chevrolet Volt has a retail price of $39,145 and has become the face of electric cars. The Volt has a range-extending gas engine that adds 300 miles to the car's 50-mile battery range. The Ford Focus costs $35,200 and delivers 76 miles on a single charge. The 2013 Nissan Leaf is an economy-oriented car that costs 28,000 dollars. The Fiat 500 costs $31,500 and is only a two-person seat vehicle, while the BMW costs $41,350 and features an 80 mile range.