Throughout modern times this world has witnessed many developments in technology. These advancements have helped people to better comprehend the most efficient ways to work. Along the path of developing technology, people have become more aware of the footprint they have left on the environment. In an effort to improve the quality of our environment, the idea of electric cars was introduced. Since the beginning of the 19th century, electric cars became prominent enough to gather the attention of the people. At the present, electric cars are becoming more and more a part of today’s world. According to Berman (2014), electric cars are vehicles that use electricity stored in their rechargeable batteries instead of fuel gas. This paper will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of electric vehicles to its consumers and the environment, sustainable solutions to solve the negative impacts of electric vehicles as well as the consumer demand and their preferences for electric vehicles.