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Plug-in grant slashed and eligibility criteria changed

15th December 2021

The Government has cut the plug-in car and van grant rates, and changed the eligibility criteria.

The plug-in grant scheme has supported almost half a million electric vehicles (EVs) over the past decade. But, with sales of zero-emission cars up by 89% and plug in van orders already more than 250% higher than in 2020, ministers have decided to reduce the grant. Read more...

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BMW 330e named Best Company Car 2022 by Parkers

27th Septmeber 2021

The BMW 330e has been named Best Company Car at the Parkers New Car Awards 2022, in partnership with Fleet News.

For the second year running, the plug-in hybrid compact executive has taken the trophy and is one of a total of 20 award winners revealed today (27 September) by Parkers. Read more...

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20 best and worst places to drive an EV revealed

8th November 2021

Westminster has been identified as the best place in the UK to drive an electric vehicle (EV) with regards to the availability of charging infrastructure.

It was revealed as part of a new study by CarFinance247, which has ranked the 20 best and 10 worst places to drive an EV based on data from the Department for Transport that details the number of charging points per 100,000 residents in each UK local authority. Read more...