Used Electric and Hybrid Cars around Dallas
Fuel-efficient used cars are becoming more and more popular, and the most fuel-efficient used cars are the ones that don’t use fuel as we usually understand it. The availability of used EVs and hybrid cars has only expanded as more and more of these vehicles entered the market. While a few years ago, it might be difficult to find them, these days it’s becoming easier and easier to find a used hybrid or EV.
What Are Used Hybrids and Used EVs
The two types of vehicles we’ll be looking at have some similarities, but they are different and you should know what to expect. The first are used hybrids, where the vehicle is powered by a combination of a regular gasoline engine and an electric motor. This vehicle still uses gas (or diesel) but will require less of it because the electric motors help power it. A used EV or electric vehicle, is completely battery powered and does not require gas or diesel at all, but does need to be recharged.
Popular Used Hybrids
Hybrids have been around for longer than pure EVs, so it will likely be easier to find a used hybrid. Many popular automotive brands created hybrid versions of their most popular models and offered them along with their purely gas-powered originals. Toyota is a great example of this, as they offer a wide range of hybrid versions of their popular cars and SUVs. They are also some of the most popular used hybrids in general. These include the Camry, RAV4, and Highlander. Other great examples of hybrid versions of popular vehicles include the Honda Accord and the Hyundai Sonata.
When shopping for vehicles like this, be sure to make sure you’re looking at the hybrid edition. There are also examples of hybrid vehicles that are no longer produced, like the Ford Fusion Hybrid or C-Max Hybrid but can still be found on used car lots like Auto City Credit.
Some vehicles began as hybrids, so you won’t have to wonder if you’re looking at a hybrid or not. The best example is the Toyota Prius, which first debuted in 1997 and is the first mass-produced hybrid vehicle. It is still going strong today, so any used Prius you find will at least be a hybrid. Another example is the Chevy Volt which is no longer produced but is still available at used car dealerships like Auto City Credit.
Popular Used EVs
EVs may be a little more difficult to find, but as more of them are made, more will be available on the used car market. Some of the popular options you may find at Auto City Credit include the Nissan Leaf, which is a great all-around vehicle for day-to-day driving and the daily commute. Other great affordable options are the Hyundai Ioniq or the Chevy Bolt, both of which are great additions to any driveway.
Find Your Next Used Hybrid Car or SUV
If you’re looking for a great way to save on your fuel bill with an electric vehicle or hybrid, let us know at Auto City Credit. Also, check out our fuel-efficient vehicles page to see some examples of what we have in stock that makes better than 30 mpg on the highway. As more of these vehicles become available, you’ll be able to find them at Auto City Credit, your Dallas area used hybrid and EV dealership!