Car Dealer News 16 Mar
Wilsons Group goes big in bid to help motorists beat London ULEZ charges
Wilsons Group has gone big in its bid to promote its range of Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ) compliant cars to motorists who face being hit by fees from the Mayor of London’s expanded charging area.
Latest News 1 Feb
NFDA 'severely concerned' by London's ULEZ vehicle Scrappage Scheme
A new scrappage scheme launched by TfL has been labelled insufficient by the NFDA.
Manufacturer 31 Jan
Maxus van scrappage scheme launch coincides with £110m TfL offering
Maxus has launched its own light commercial vehicle (LCV) scrappage scheme to coincide with the launch of Transport for London’s own £110 million bid to reduce emissions.
Latest News 28 Nov
London ULEZ expansion proposal ‘flawed’, says NFDA
Plans to expand London’s ultra-low emissions zone for older cars and vans will have a disproportionate impact on the capital’s “most deprived communities and motorists”, the National Franchised Dealers Association (NFDA) has said.
Market Insight 7 Oct
ULEZ expansion could prompt 40% of Londoners to switch to EVs
Expanding the Ultra-Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ) could prompt 39.8% of car owners in London to make the switch to an electric vehicle (EV), research has revealed.
Car Dealer News 9 Aug
Car supermarket fined for deceiving buyers about ULEZ vehicles
Deceiving customers into believing cars it sold were compliant with London's ULEZ restrictions has led to £65,483 in charges for Hilton Car Supermarket in Hayes.
Latest News 29 Jul
NFDA says ULEZ expansion proposals are 'wrong move at the wrong time'
Transport for London’s (TfL) plans to expand its Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ) have been branded the “wrong move at the wrong time” .
Market Insight 29 Jul
One-in-three motorists plan to sell vehicle due to ULEZ expansion
One-in-three (36%) Londoners plan to sell their vehicle in the next six months due to the proposed ULEZ extension alongside the rising cost of living.
Latest News 10 Dec
Zipcar calls on London to accelerate EV charge point expansion
Car-sharing club Zipcar is urging London authorities to accelerate the expansion of the city’s rapid electric vehicle (EV) charge points.
Used Cars 25 Oct
Old diesel prices continue to rise in London, despite ULEZ expansion
Old diesel cars that will be non-compliant with the expanded ULEZ area in Greater London are still increasing in price, according to Auto Trader.
Manufacturer 11 Nov
LEVC: slow ULEZ roll-out a ‘frustration’ for fast-growing EV brand
Icon is a much over-used word in our modern world. Things that have only existed a few years are described as iconic, without having had the time to cement their place in their particular pantheon.
Manufacturer 23 Sep
LEVC reveals UK growth plan at fully-electric VN5 van launch
The London Electric Vehicle Company (LEVC) has officially added its fully-electric VN5 van to its product line-up - giving its franchised retail network increased sales opportunities.
Market Insight 18 May
London’s anti-car policies could jeopardise COVID-19 recovery
London’s “anti-car” transport policies could jeopardise the capital’s COVID-19 recovery according to critics of a push towards cycling and walking as coronavirus lockdown measures are eased.
Digital Marketing 17 Dec
Dealers must highlight ULEZ exemption when selling compliant cars in the Capital
Car buyers are increasingly searching for ULEZ-compliant cars ahead of the zone’s planned expansion in 2021.
Manufacturer 11 Nov
Citroën UK launches £5,000 discount car ‘scrappage’ scheme
Citroën UK is offering customers the chance to save £5,000 on a new C3 Aircross Compact SUV, New C5 Aircross SUV or C4 Cactus Hatch as part of a car ‘scrappage’ scheme aiming to reduce vehicle emissions.
Market Insight 25 Oct
NFDA shows franchised car dealers’ appeal amid ownership headwinds
The National Franchised Dealers Association (NFDA) Consumer Attitude Survey has revealed evidence of consumers increased interest in car dealership visits despite warnings that buyers intention is failing.
Latest News 24 Oct
Cargiant to transform HQ into London EV centre
Cargiant owner Geoff Warren has spoken of plans to transform the business’s London headquarters into a specialist electric vehicle (EV) centre.
Market Insight 23 Oct
Low income Londoners benefit from £2,000 ULEZ car scrappage scheme
The Mayor of London Sadiq Khan will give low income and disabled Londoners the chance to swap into a lower emitting new vehicle with the extension of the capital’s £2,000 vehicle scrappage allowance scheme.
Market Insight 30 May
Extinction Rebellion's London protests boosted car buyers’ EV interest
Car buyers interest in electric vehicles (EVs) peaked following disruptive protests by environmental activists Extinction Rebellion in London last month.
Car Dealer News 9 Apr
ULEZ has prompted 60% of UK car buyers to consider an EV, says Nissan
This week's roll-out of London's Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ) has prompted 60% of UK car buyers to consider an EV, according to Nissan.