10 Best Electric Cars Under $30,000

10. 2019 Fiat 500E

The Fiat 500e will most likely make its way to North America in 2024. The Fiat 500e may have a starting price between $27,000-28,000. 

9. 2018 Tesla Model 3

Tesla, the emblem of electric car acceptance worldwide, leads the industry with its battery and drivetrain technology. 

8. 2023 Nissan Leaf

Introduced in 2010, the Nissan Leaf was one of the pioneering mass-market electric cars, capturing global attention.  

7. 2019 BMW i3

The BMW i3 remains one of the most futuristic electric cars, showcasing a well-proportioned exterior and a forward-thinking interior, even a decade after its initial design. 

6. 2018 Smart Fortwo

The Smart Fortwo remains a great idea and has enjoyed decent sales, particularly in Europe 

5. 2022 Mini Cooper Electric

The Mini Electric has become a popular choice for urban commuters seeking a small electric car. Priced at $30,900 for a new base model 

4. 2019 Volkswagen e-Golf

Despite its initial lack of popularity upon launch in 2014, the e-Golf became a strong seller and production continued beyond the planned end date. 

3. 2019 Kia Soul EV

Renowned for its tall-yet-small design, the Kia Soul EV stands out among the market’s crossovers. 

2. 2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV

Despite its controversial discontinuation in Europe, the Chevrolet Bolt remains one of GM’s best-selling passenger cars. 

1. 2020 Hyundai Ioniq Electric

Despite its discontinuation, the Hyundai Ioniq Electric remains a highly desirable car for suburban driving.