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NewsExhaust Discrepancies between diesel cars reaches record high

Diesel emissions have been looked at again by Emissions Analytics, and some data suggests that diesel cars can be cleaner than petrol models; the message…

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NewsNew Volvo XC40 T5 plug-in hybrid Volvo homologates with new WLTP test

Volvo has become the first car manufacturer in the UK to homologate its entire model range under the new WLTP test and the CO2 emissions…

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NewsToyota Prius Motorists are becoming more eco-conscious

More than half of British motorists would consider a hybrid as their next car as the nation becomes increasingly concerned about the environmental impact of…

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NewsBMW 335d Touring xDrive Reasons why diesel car sales are down 37%

Here are the reasons why diesel car sales were down 37% in March 2018 compared to March 2017 – and why similar reasons are also…

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NewsManchester Electric Bus Charging - Clean Air Zone Manchester goes green at Green Summit

The Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, together with local leaders, announced at today’s Green Summit that he wants Greater Manchester to become one of…

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NewsMazda SKYACTIV-X SKYACTIV-X lower emissions than EV

Mazda claims that its new SKYACTIV-X engine, due in 2019, which combusts through compression ignition, shows the potential to reduce emissions from an internal combustion…

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NewsSMMT CO2 Carbon tailpipe emissions rise

The SMMT New Car CO2 Report 2018: Driving the transition to a low carbon future reveals that carbon tailpipe emissions rose for the first time…

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NewsDiesel exhaust German cities to ban older diesel vehicles

German cities will be allowed to ban older diesel vehicles from some areas following a court ruling. The Federal Administrative Court in Leipzig said the…

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NewsFord Fiesta UK car buyers looking for green cars

A quarter (26%) of UK car buyers are considering low CO2 emissions as a top priority when buying a new car, according to new research…

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News Real Driving Emissions (RDE) test introduced today

Today, 1 September, the Real Driving Emissions (RDE) test comes into force, in addition to the new Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicle Test Procedure (WLTP). These…

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NewsWLTP test The new WLTP car fuel economy test starts today

From today, 1 September 2017, every new car model will be tested against the new World Harmonised Light Vehicle Test Procedure (WLTP). By September 2018…

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NewsFord Fiesta Ford scrappage scheme

Ford has announced a car and van scrappage scheme which enables customers of any brand to trade-in and scrap their old vehicles for new Ford…

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