Older drivers are not convinced by the Government’s plans to drive a mass switch to electric cars, according to new survey data which suggests more than half have no plans to ever buy an electric vehicle. Polling of 3,619 UK adults by consumer group Which? suggests just 23 per cent of people aged 65 and above intend to buy an electric vehicle in the future, compared to 56 per cent of those aged 18-24. Only 26 per cent of older drivers said they feel comfortable switching to electric vehicles – well behind the 71 per cent of 18-24 year-olds who said they feel comfortable with the idea of making the shift to electric.
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