A new eco rating system called Green NCAP has been launched to highlight the least and most polluting new cars in Europe, mirroring the well-known Euro NCAP five star safety system.
A new report from accountants Deloitte predicts that by 2024, the cost of owning a battery electric vehicle (BEV) will be on par with that of a petrol or diesel vehicle.
Average CO2 emissions across Europe reached their highest level since 2014 at 120.5g/km last year as car buyers switched wholesale from diesel to petrol following changes in tax and pollution laws.
There was a strong electric theme to this year’s Geneva Motor Show in which some of Europe’s leading vehicle manufacturers showcased their latest model lines.
City cleanair policy makers, fleet managers and car buyers in general now have access to an independent, standardised on-road car emissions' ratings tool, following the launch of the new AIR emissions index.