The Green Car Guide Car Running Costs Comparison tool allows you to compare running costs for all new cars on the market. Just select a manufacturer and model in the box below.
The Car Running Costs Comparison tool also provides a quick and easy way to view CO2, MPG and VED data, as well as fuel costs, for all new cars.
You can enter your annual mileage and the length of time you want to keep the car, and the Car Running Costs Comparison tool will provide you with total running costs, as well as a total cost for the car.
Running costs are comprised of service and repair, fuel, road tax and breakdown cover. Standing costs are comprised of depreciation and insurance group. Running costs and standing costs provide the total cost.
You can then compare this car with up to two other vehicles.
Uniquely, the tool uses more realistic real-life fuel economy figures for cars such as plug-in hybrids and E-REVs than the misleading official NEDC figures for this type of technology, providing more accurate costs for real-world use.
Motorists want cars that have affordable running costs, and this is more important to car buyers than how ‘green’ a car is. Green Car Guide’s Car Running Costs Comparison tool allows visitors to compare petrol cars v diesel cars v hybrid and electric cars. Comparisons between vehicles with different fuel and powertrain technologies provide some interesting results.