Electric cars are becoming more popular. A good thing too. They help make our communities cleaner and healthier.

Our car insurance covers most electric makes and models up to a retail price of £75,000.

Call us on 03457 46 46 46^ to get a quote.

Cars that we insure

  • battery-only electric cars (BEV)
  • electric cars with range extenders (BEV/REX)
  • plug-in hybrid electric cars (PHEV)
  • hybrid electric cars (HEV)

We’ll cover most models including:

  • Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV
  • BMW i3
  • Jaguar I-Pace
  • Nissan Leaf
  • Renault Zoe (not including models where the battery is leased separately)
  • Volkswagen e-Golf

Cars we do not insure

  • Teslas
  • BMW i8
  • electric vans
  • electric pickups
  • electric MPVs
  • electric quadricycles
  • electric taxis
  • electric cars with a separate lease for the battery

What’s included

You’ll get all the benefits of our standard car insurance. You’ll also get cover for your charging cable, home charging point and adapter against:

  • damage caused by an accident
  • damage caused by fire
  • getting stolen
  • causing any damage to other people or their property (also called third-party liability)

Add extras to your electric car insurance

You can add extra cover when you buy your policy online or by giving us a call on 03457 46 46 46^.

  • breakdown cover that covers towing you to a charging point if your battery runs out
  • enhanced courtesy car cover will get you back on the road in an electric hire car
  • motor legal expenses insurance can help recover your uninsured expenses
  • extended foreign use gives you up to 90 days cover in the European Union

Find out more about the extras you can choose with Co-op Car Insurance.