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Electric vehicles may be the future of the automotive industry, but they aren’t exactly the most affordable vehicles. While some EVs can be affordable, the vast majority of new electric SUV models start at around $40,000 and above. The 2022 Ford Mustang’s price didn’t decrease yet the electric SUV now offers more value than ever before.

The 2022 Ford Mustang Mach-E’s range boost gives you more charge for your buck

The 2022 Ford Mustang Mach-E boasts more range than the previous model year. According to InsideEVs, the Ford Mustang Mach-E Select rear-wheel-drive model now gets an astounding 247 miles of range instead of its originial 230-mile range estimate. In fact, all Mach-E trims recieved a range boost save the GT Extended Range and GT Performance Extended Range.

On top of the Mach-E’s incredible battery capacity boost, multiple reports have shown that the Mach-E actually exceeds its range estimates by a few miles. The Blue Oval’s conservative estimates make the electric SUV even more capable than consumers know.

The Mach-E’s price may have increased for the 2022 model year, but the value that the more powerful battery packs offer are incredible. The electric SUV starts at $43,895. After federal electric vehicle tax credits, its price becomes $36,395. While an additional 17 miles of range may not seem singificant, consider how much longer the Mach-E’s battery would last in a big city.

What does the Ford Mustang Mach-E’s range boost mean for the electric SUV?

A 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E GT all-electric compact SUV model with a gold color option parked on a race track.
Ford Mustang Mach-E GT | Ford

The 2022 Ford Mustang Mach-E’s range boost means that even the base model is capable of above-average range. The Blue Oval is attempting to leave range anxiety behind and win the trust of consumers. Range anxiety is a huge deturrent to consumers who are skittish about converting to EVs.

The latest Mach-E is on a new level of capability. This range boost is historic because it puts the electric SUV in another league.

Should you buy a 2022 Ford Mustang Mach-E?

A red 2022 Ford Mustang Mach-E electric SUV is on display.
A red 2022 Ford Mustang Mach-E electric SUV is on display | Mark Ralston/AFP via Getty Images

2022 Ford Mustang Mach-E Prices Are Getting Sky High

The 2022 Ford Mustang Mach-E is one of the best electric SUV models on the market because it balances range, power and style. The electric SUV has muscle car power but also includes the cargo and interior space of an SUV. Ford sucessfully took one of its most popular nameplates, electrified it, and managed to popularize it.

Few electric SUVs on the maket today can compete with the Mustang Mach-E. Now that the electric vehicle features even more range, it’s a steal for its current price after electric vehicle tax incentives. The Blue Oval knows how to create a deal that’s tough to refuse.