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Bryan
Hagerty Employee

New EVs suffer reliability problems: Consumer Reports

Despite the prevailing thinking that EVs, by virtue of their relatively straightforward design, promise to be more reliable than gasoline-powered vehicles, a recent study by Consumer Reports reveals that even electric cars are subject to new-model hiccups.

 

Consumer Reports surveyed the owners of 329,000 vehicles, and among the EVs that had “more than their share of problems” were the Audi E-Tron, the Kia Niro EV, and the Tesla Model Y.

 

Read the full article on Hagerty.com:

https://www.hagerty.com/media/news/new-evs-suffer-reliability-problems-consumer-reports/

 

2 REPLIES 2
Spuds
Advanced Driver

IMO they are worthless.Get back to me in 20 years.

hyperv6
Technician

Consumer Reports suffers from reliability  issues too. 

Their surveys are far from scientific. Readers randomly sending in reviews is not a balance way to do this.