10 True or False statements: battery life

Published by on 02.23.2021 - 3 min

Although not many know exactly how it works, the battery is one of the major parts of an electric, hybrid or plug-in hybrid car. To improve your knowledge and correct any common battery-based misconceptions, have a go at responding to these 10 statements. Simply turn the card over to see the answer!


* WLTP: Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicle Test Procedure. The standard WLTP cycle corresponds to 57% of city journeys, 25% of suburban journeys and 18% of motorway journeys.

** The duration and distances mentioned here are calculated from results obtained by New ZOE during the WLTP (Worldwide Harmonized Light Vehicles Test Procedure, standardized cycle: 57% urban driving, 25% suburban driving, 18% highway driving), which aims to represent the actual conditions of a vehicle’s use. However, they cannot foresee the type of journey after recharging. The charging time and recovered range also depend on the temperature, the degree of battery wear, the amount of power delivered by the charging station, driving style and the level of charge.