HEV – Hybrid Electric Vehicle
Hybrid electric vehicles run on both electric motor and gasoline like petrol or diesel engines. We cannot recharge these batteries manually but the batteries recharge itself when the brakes applied on a vehicle this system is known as regenerative braking.
PHEV – Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle
Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles runs on both electric motor and gasoline like petrol or diesel engines but in this we can recharge batteries manually by plugging in to external source of electricity such as wall sockets and charging outlets.
BEV – Battery Electric Vehicle
Battery Electric Vehicles are fully electric vehicles there is no diesel or petrol engines in this vehicles but runs only on electric motor with zero emission. These vehicles have to be recharged by external source of electricity with charging outlets or wall sockets.