Toyota have announced that the Plug-in range extender will cost £32,895 when it goes on sale in July. with the Government grant of £5000, this reduces to £27,895 making the Prius £5,000 cheaper than the Vauxhall Ampera
Auto Express adds “the Prius Plug-ins claimed 769 mile range outshines the Vauxhalls 360 mile figure as does its 90 minute charge time, compared to the Amperas 6 hours. in addition the Toyota claims 134.5 mpg fuel economy and emits 49 gm/km of CO2”
Vauxhall have announced that their new city car codenmaed ‘Junior’ and more recently ‘Adam’ is to be unveiled at the Paris Motor Show in September.
Landrover are celebrating the production of its 300,000 th Freelander 2 – the first model was produced in October 2006
Sales of the Ford Focus have reached 1.5 million this week, the landmark model was delivered to Essex & under 19s England cricketer Jaik Mickleburgh.
Aston Martin have opened a new dealership in Newport Pagnall Bucks., based on a 3.6 acre site with Sales, Workshops & a body repair facility
BMW have announced their mid-lifecycle facelift of the BMW X1
Audi have now launched their 5 door version of the A1 with prices between £ 13,980- £ 21,270 and CO2 of 99 gm/km for the 1.6 Tdi model