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News Which green cars adverts work for you?

Do the adverts that car manufacturers use to market green cars work for you? Let us know by completing a short online survey for a…

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News RAC Foundation report says petrol and diesel to dominate until at least 2030

Conventionally powered petrol and diesel cars will remain with us until at least 2030 and short to medium-term carbon emissions reductions from the road transport…

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News Ultra-low emission vehicles market an ‘unmissable window of opportunity’

A leading ‘think-tank’ says that the market for ultra-low emission vehicles presents an ‘unmissable window of opportunity for the British automotive industry’. The Institute for…

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News Fuel consumption is top priority in motorists’ next car purchase

Fuel consumption is the top priority for motorists with their next car purchase, with 27% saying they would be looking for a vehicle with better…

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News DriveGain app offers possibility of cheaper car insurance

Fiat study finds insurance reductions are the greatest incentive for people to drive more efficiently. The creators of an iPhone app that helps drivers save…

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News Electric cars will be 16 percent of market in 10 years

According to a new report, global production of electric cars – hybrids, plug-in hybrids, battery electric or fuel cell vehicles – will be more than…

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News Electric vehicles have lower carbon footprints than normal cars

Electric and hybrid cars create more carbon emissions during their production than standard vehicles – but are still greener overall, according to a new report….

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News 300,000 people to buy electric cars by 2014

A new survey suggests that 300,000 people will buy electric cars over the next three years, which could equate to £7.2bn of sales. This means…

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News Motorists prefer traffic jams to public transport

More than half of all motorists would rather take the chance of being stuck in a traffic jam than use public transport. And opposition towards…

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News Reports conclude that oil is running out and electric vehicles will cut emissions

A report concludes that oil production could peak by 2013, causing rising fuel prices and damaging the UK economy. At the same time another report…

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News Driving Change, a new consumer report from BMW

A new report from BMW identifies that buyers want to reduce emissions and improve consumption, but not at the expense of driving enjoyment. Drivers are…

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News Billion pounds for public transport would reduce car travel by half a percent

A billion pounds of public transport fare cuts would reduce car travel by less than half a percent, according to the Royal Automobile Club Foundation’s…

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