Dacia is set to electrify all models 'in the next 2-3 years'

Exciting but will it make them expensive?

1y ago

Dacia is one of those car brands which fail to disappoint me. They are so well known for the cheap cars they sell yet you never hear of them going wrong or splitting in half. Some may say they are better put together than a £100,000 Tesla. But recently, I have found them to be a bit plain until now.

The Renault Europe executive, Philippe Buros has stated that Dacia will soon become a fully electrified brand within the next 2-3 years. This is a big step up from where they are now but it leaves me with one big concern.

Surely this will significantly bump the prices up? The cheapest fully electric car on the market currently costs around £6,000 and it is tiny. A normal sized fully electric car can cost upwards of £27,000 which is almost £20k more than a Duster. However, if they can do it and still keep it under £10,000 then they will have struck gold.

What do you think to this?

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Comments (19)

  • Oh dear. I like dacia but i dont want to drive an EV

      1 year ago
    • I’m afraid that looks to be where we are heading

        1 year ago
    • I wonder how would they make an EV under 10,000 pounds.

        1 year ago
  • Wake me up when Ben's finished.

      1 year ago
  • The worlds gone mad 😡

      1 year ago
  • Where's my shotgun?

      1 year ago
    • As this is a family site, do you not mean Shogun?

        1 year ago
    • Thank you for correcting my typo Ben! :D

      ~I actually meant to run everyone over with the Shogun~

        1 year ago
  • *James may liked this post*

      1 year ago