Despite impending surcharges on diesel cars expected to be announced in the near future, diesel was still in greater demand than petrol.…
May 02, 2017 | Fleet News (United Kingdom)
Mike Hawes, chief executive of the SMMT, told Fleet News: “Euro 6 diesel cars on sale today are the cleanest in history. Not only have they drastically reduced or banished particulates, sulphur and carbon monoxide but they also emit vastly lower NOx than their older counterparts – a fact recognised by London in their exemption from the Ultra-Low Emission Zone that will come into force in 2019.”
Hawes claims some recent reports have failed to differentiate between these much cleaner cars and vehicles of the past.