What Car? says...
There are many advantages to going electric with something like a Smart ForFour EQ. Obviously it improves you immediate environment – you’re far less likely to find an Extinction Rebellion protester glued to your door handle in a traffic jam – and the penance of the petrol station is vanquished forever.
And by heck, have you noticed how tough is it trying to find a petrol station these days? Since the cost of land in the UK rose to about £50 squillion per square foot, it’s a toss-up whether your local boozer or nearest filling station will be the first to go the way of the dinosaurs.