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We only do 1000 miles a year - what small electric car do you recommend?

What small electric car do you recommend for me and my wife? We only do 1000 miles per year.

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A Renault Zoe is one of the most affordable electric cars. You have to hire the battery separately, though, so it might not be as cheap as you'd think. The Smart EQ ForTwo could be a good option if you don't need much practicality and don't travel very far.
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