For some years now, the government have been subsidising the purchase of electric cars, often to the tune of thousands of pounds. This may be about to end soon – see here: https://www.honestjohn.co.uk/news/buying-and-selling/2018-07/plug-in-car-grant-to-end-in-2020/ So, if you are thinking of investing
My Twitter feed is @BristolCarChat Here I offer advice and opinions on relevant motoring matters, most of which will be aimed at saving you money or helping you to choose the right car at the right deal. I have recently
I recently drove these two back-to-back in France. It was very interesting and revealing to compare them. The Skoda (the one on the left in the photograph above) is a 2014, Octavia estate with a 2 litre in-line 4-cylinder petrol
I was lucky enough to drive a client’s BMW i3 recently and, I have to say, what a fascinating experience. It was the all-electric model (there is also a range-extender version with a two-cylinder petrol engine). It pulls away silently
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See here: https://www.autocar.co.uk/car-news/industry/diesel-engines-lose-european-market-dominance?utm_content=buffer94a3e&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer If you too want to move away from diesel and embrace either petrol, hybrid or electric power, let me help you. I can get the best price for your diesel car and then find you the most
It’s been a while since I have posted – I have been busier than ever with new clients. Recent highlights include selling an Audi SQ5 with 74,000 miles at a very competitive price and then helping the client buy a
http://www.honestjohn.co.uk/news/tax-insurance-and-warranties/2017-03/future-of-diesel-looks-bleak-as-government-considers-new-tax-treatment/ Have a a look at this link. Please contact me if you want to change away from diesel to a petrol or hybrid vehicle – I will do all I can to help you.
I bought one of these for short runs and to reduce the fuel and tax bills associated with the Octavia Scout – I already have a family estate car and also couldn’t justify running two large petrol turbos. I also
It seems to me that diesel is in serious trouble as a fuel for cars. London had a pollution warning issued by the Mayor on 1st December, and the press / media were all going on and on (really!) about