Electric and hybrid cars are certainly reaching a turning point, and becoming ever more popular to lease. The advantages of leasing an electric or hybrid vehicle are numerous; from low benefit-in-kind tax for company car drivers to environmental benefits, overall fuel savings and driving the latest technology to name but a few. 

We've pulled together information to help you make an informed decision when it comes to leasing a hybrid or electric vehicle.  Our dedicated team of Account Managers are also on hand to answer your questions. You're in safe hands with us. 

Charging Point Installations and Setup

 

 

 

After choosing the right EV for you, the next step is working out which home charging method works best for you. Setting up a charging point for your EV is easier than you think but with different choices available, you need to know which works for you. Read our handy guide to learn about the options available for Charging Point Installations and Setup.

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A commonly asked question with a simple answer: Can I charge my electric car at home? You just need to know how you plan on charging your EV first. Will you plug it into the house mains or install a dedicated charging point? Read about what is possible as well as our tips on the best way to fully charge your battery in the shortest time, at the lowest cost.

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Can I Charge My Electric Car At Home?


Guide To Choosing The Right EVs For Your Company Fleet

 

 

 

 

 

Which EV is the right choice for your company? Every business is different, as is every electric vehicle. So where do you begin looking for the perfect choice for your company? Having all the necessary information is the first step to finding the correct vehicle for you. Click to read our guide to choosing the right EVs for your company fleet.

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If you’ve never leased an EV before, you may not know where to start your search. With 2030 approaching fast, we are seeing more EV’s hit the market than ever before, so your choices are endless. There are many factors that will go into this decision, so what should I look for when leasing an electric car?

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What Should I Look For When Leasing An Electric Car?


Can You Get Electric Cars On Lease?

 

 

 

 

Can you get electric cars on lease? It’s easy to get an electric car on lease with Synergy. The hard part is choosing just one! There are so many options with electric and hybrid vehicles right now and many factors that will go into your decision. So where do you begin your search? Read our guide on the types of EV’s you can get and learn why leasing an EV could be the best choice for you.

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With fuel prices rising, stricter MOT rules being enforced and maintenance becoming more expensive, it’s easy to see why people are looking for more economical cars. Electric cars can be a great way to cut down on spending but what is the average cost of an electric car and what extra costs should you consider when making your purchase?

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What is the Average Cost of an Electric Car?


What is an Electric Car and How Does it Work?

 

 

 

 

 

We’ve all heard of electric cars but what is an electric car and how does it work? With the world quickly shifting to electric vehicles, it’s easy to get lost in amongst all the information online, so why not start with learning what an EV is and how they work?

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When it comes to picking your next electric lease car, it’s important to find the right car that suits your needs. There are many different of types of EV’s to choose from so it is vital you pick the best one for your lifestyle. If you’re not sure what you need then read our handy guide to find out how to choose your electric car.

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How To Choose Your Electric Car


How Long Does it Take to Charge an Electric Car?

 

 

 

 

 

How long does it take to charge an electric car? This question isn’t a simple one to answer. Every electric car is different and there are many lifestyle factors that can affect the amount of time needed to charge your EV. Find out what can affect charging times, our helpful tips on how to charge your EV faster and more by clicking the link below.

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Although the general perception of electric cars is that they are better for the environment, some people may be asking “is my electric car environmentally friendly?” There are variables that can affect how eco-friendly EV’s are, but does this mean they are no better than petrol or diesel cars? Of course not! Click here to find out how EVs are made, and which aspects can benefit the environment better.

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Is My Electric Car Environmentally Friendly?


What Are The Different Types Of EV Charging Points?

 

 

 

 

 

Across the UK, the number of EV charging points continues to grow, but not all charging connections are the same. There are different types of chargers available, each one with its own pros and cons, so it's important to know which one will suit your requirements. Click here to learn what are the different types of EV charging points.

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There are many ways in which EV’s are beneficial to the environment from being quieter to drive to producing climate-friendly emissions but on a day-to-day basis, what are the benefits for you? Click now to read about the benefits of electric cars for business and domestic use.

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What Are The Benefits of Electric Cars?


Do Electric Cars Have Gear Boxes?

 

 

 

 

Electric cars are becoming increasingly popular as the 2030 deadline approaches. It’s understandable for someone who has never driven an electric car to have some questions about the inner workings of the vehicle, such as do electric cars have gearboxes? Read our article to discover more.

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Do electric cars need servicing? The answer is simple. Every car will need servicing throughout its life to keep it in top working condition in order to pass MOTs and avoid any extra maintenance expenses. EVs are no different, although the service may not be how you expect. Learn what goes into an EV service and how to maintain your EV here.

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Do Electric Cars Need Servicing?


Do Electric Cars Need Oil?

 

 

 

 

Do electric cars need oil? Electric cars are quite different to petrol and diesel cars in terms of parts that go into the engine. Whereas an ICE (internal combustion engine) will have around 2,000 component parts, an EV can be built with around 20. Despite this, EVs do still need oil as well as other fluids. Read our article to find out more.

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It's no secret that securing an EV for your company fleet will benefit the environment, and your spending! Get an EV for your business and take advantage of the great benefit-in-kind tax that comes with it. If you’re not sure what this means or how it could benefit you, click to read our article on electric company car tax explained.

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Electric Company Car Tax Explained


What are the Tax Incentives for Electric Cars?

 

 

 

 

 

Generally electric cars are cheaper to run than petrol or diesel cars with fewer maintenance costs and costing less per mile in ‘fuel’. There are also a few tax incentives that could benefit you in a domestic or business capacity by saving you some money. So what are the tax incentives for electric cars? Read our article to find out.

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If you drive long distances for work or leisure, or you're planning a long-distance road trip in an electric car this summer, what are the best EVs to lease? This article looks at some of the best electric cars for long-distance journeys and the top electric car models to cover the most miles before you need to stop and recharge.

 

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Best Electric Cars For Long Distance Routes


Can You Jump Start Electric Cars?

 

 

 

 

Have you ever wondered if an electric vehicle can be jump-started? Although it's rare for an EV's 12V battery to get entirely flat, it is possible. Jumpstarting your car is done at your own risk, and you'll be responsible for any charges incurred if there are any complications or if it's done wrong. Learn about our most recent recommendations for keeping your 12V battery charged and our jumpstarting guidelines. 

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As the maximum mileage range of electric cars continues to grow, more and more people are becoming aware of the prospect of taking an electric car road trip not just inside the UK, but also across the continent and beyond. But what do you need to know when taking an electric car abroad? In this guide, we'll look at some of the general issues, the electric-only considerations, and some useful tips on how to find electric car charge points in Europe.

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Can you take your electric car abroad?


A Guide To The Ecotricity Public Charge Point

 

 

 

 

 

The Ecotricity Electric Highway was the world's first national EV charging infrastructure scheme. It offers EV users somewhere to plug in their 7 kW three-pin chargers to extend the range of their vehicle beyond the historical average of about 75 miles. Click here to read our guide to the Ecotricity Public Charge Point.

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There are many questions surrounding electric vehicles and their reliability, such as are electric cars safe? With headlines on burnt EVs that seem to catch fire for no reason, it's understandable to be sceptical, however these fears should be put to rest. Read this article to discover more.

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Are Electric Cars Safe?


The Future Of Electric Cars

 

 

 

 

Electric cars are becoming increasingly popular and are evolving fast so what is the future of electric cars? Check out this article to find out about individual manufacturers and what their plans are for going electric over the next few years.

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As we head towards 2030, the UK is moving towards all-electric vehicles. In the meantime, many may not be ready for this next step and will want to opt for a hybrid vehicle instead. With these HEVs increasing in popularity, you may be wondering what is the average cost of a hybrid car? Take a look at our helpful article to find out more.

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What is the Average Cost of a Hybrid Car?


How Do Hybrid Vehicles Work?

 

 

 

 

Hybrid vehicles combine a conventional internal combustion engine with an electric motor to power the vehicle. There are three different types of hybrid vehicles, an HEV, a PHEV or an FHEV – all of which are designed to operate in different situations. Read this article to discover how hybrid vehicles work and to learn how efficient they each one can be.

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Hybrid vehicles use an internal combustion engine as well as an electric motor to power the vehicle. Most electric cars don’t have a charging port and can’t be plugged in to the mains electricity supply so how do hybrid cars charge? Take a look at our article to find out.

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How do Hybrid Cars Charge?


Are all Electric Cars Automatic?

 

 

 

 

Are all electric cars automatic? Electric vehicles are almost all automatic with the exception of a only a few vehicles that are a simulation of a manual gearbox rather than the real transmission. Having an automatic gearbox in electric vehicles can be very beneficial, read this article to find out how.

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There are a number of differences between electric cars and hybrids. Choosing between the two can be daunting with so many different variants available, so we’ve simplified it for you. Read here to discover the difference between electric cars and hybrid cars.

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The Difference Between Electric Cars vs Hybrid Cars


Are Electric Cars Better for the Environment?

 

 

 

 

 

Are electric cars better for the environment? Many electric cars are praised for their eco friendliness thanks to their zero emissions, but how accurate is this claim? There are many factors that go into answering this question. Take a look at our article to discover more.

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