Electric cars run on electricity and are more eco-friendly for the environment, than the fossil fueled petrol and diesel vehicles.
Any vehicle, including the electric powered car still need some sort of insurance cover. The electric car is relatively new on the market, therefore some insurance companies are still in the process of tailoring specific insurance policies to suit this vehicle. Other insurance companies are a step ahead, and have already designed a package for this vehicle.
It’s advisable to do your research before you consider purchasing an electric car. These cars use a battery to store energy, and can prove to be quite costly to replace. When you apply for your insurance policy, he premiums will be dependent on many factors, as per all insurance policies. These factors are in connection with the driver as well as the car, and may include: cable liability, battery reliability, repairing of the damaged electric vehicle parts, drivers age, driving record and so on.