Harnessing the Electric Car Revolution

Electric cars are predicted to account for a fifth of cars sold by 2030. In the first in a four-part series, we look at how investors can benefit from the EV boom

Lex Hall 15 October, 2019 | 12:34AM

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That electric car that silently cruised by you in the traffic this morning may still be a relatively novel sight on suburban roads, but over the coming decade the wider automotive landscape is set for change.

In just five years’ time, battery-operated electric cars will compete with conventional cars on both price and performance. Fears over limited driving range and onerous charging times will diminish, and the electric vehicle – or EV – will no longer be seen as a cleaner but inferior rival to the internal combustion engine (ICE).

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Lex Hall  is Content Editor for Morningstar Australia

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