5. Nissan Leaf – $550 Annually; MPGe - 126 city / 101 highway / 114 combined
Also 50-state available, and the market leader is Nissan’s Leaf.
Launched in 2010 as a purpose-built EV, Nissan has also made it the global top seller, starting in the U.S. at $28,980, and low-priced lease deals have been offered.
Range is 84 miles, and DC quick charging is an option for recharging to 80 percent in under 30 minutes. Level 2 (240-volt) charging can take 4-7 hours depending on which on-board charger you get.