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News Green cars: a review of 2010, and a look forward to 2011

Green-Car-Guide.com would like to wish all of its visitors a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year, and here’s a year-end summary of 2010, together…

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News Green cars outperform the rest of the market

Latest data from leading vehicle auctions company, British Car Auctions (BCA), shows that average values for eco- and alternative fuelled cars continue to outperform the…

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News The average new car now emits just 158g per km of CO2

Car manufacturers have cut average new car CO2 emissions by their biggest ever margin, reducing emissions by 3.8% over the first nine months of 2008….

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News Fuel Prices and the Credit Crunch means Less Congestion

High fuel prices, the credit crunch and the economic slowdown have given motorists a break from congestion, with jams down 12 per cent on 2007,…

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News Values of larger, less fuel efficient cars continue to fall

Values of larger, less fuel efficient cars continue to fall at above-average rates as growing numbers of UK motorists shift into smaller vehicles in an…

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News Green cars command higher prices when sold

Green cars are commanding higher second-hand prices than other cars, says reports from two separate car auction companies. Rising fuel prices and the effects of…

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News Saab report shows 81% of Brits will be greener in 2008

60% of Brits are going green in a bid to save future generations according to a new ‘ECO-nomics’ report commissioned by Saab. Despite this ambition,…

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News We’re still driving more miles, we don’t like buses, but train usage is up

We’re just as car dependent today as we were in the early 1990s according to a new research paper released by the RAC Foundation. The…

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News Green cars are the fastest growing car sector

Honda reports that sales of hybrid cars in the UK have doubled in the last 12 months – making cleaner cars the fastest growing sector…

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News Future fuels: 69% of vehicles will still run on petrol in 2015

In 1998, all European car makers voluntarily agreed to reduce the fleet average of CO2 emissions to 140 g/km by 2008 and 120 g/km by…

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News Low CO2 cars have better residuals

Research by the Energy Saving Trust has concluded that graduated VED (car tax) may be more effective at influencing a shift to lower CO2 cars…

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News UK car buyers are going green

Figures from the Society of Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) show that consumers are starting to prioritise lower CO2 emissions when buying new cars. Demand for…

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