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March registrations: Joining the EV revolution? Drivers warned to compare premiums to get the best insurance deals

Research finds electric cars DON’T have to cost more to insure than conventional cousins ‘Green’ cars outsold diesels for the first time in 2020 with 285,199 models with a degree of electric propulsion (BEV, PHEV and HEV) being registered in 2020 compared to 261,772 diesel engine cars. Although new car sales in 2020 were around

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Nissan: Tipping point: 70% of European drivers would consider an electric vehicle as their next car

When asked if they would consider buying an electric vehicle as their next car, 70% of European drivers say they would. The most popular reason for drivers considering the change is the environmental benefits offered by a zero-emissions vehicle (49%) When asked if they would consider buying an electric vehicle as their next car, 70%1

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Car tax changes make electric cars ‘significantly cheaper’ than petrol and diesel models

CAR TAX changes introduced last year have made owning electric cars “significantly cheaper” than petrol or diesel models, according to Octopus Electric Vehicles CEO Fiona Howarth. Ms Howarth says updates to benefit in kind rates on electric company cars has allowed employees to save up to 40 percent on their monthly car costs. The massive