UK to cut hybrid car subsidies
Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.
LONDON, Oct 12 (Reuters) - Britain will cut the incentives
available to those buying plug-in hybrid vehicles as it focuses
on pure electric models, sparking anger from an industry trade
body as carmakers already face declining sales in Europe's
second-biggest autos market.
Buyers of vehicles which emit less than 50 grams/km of CO2
and have a zero-emission range of at least 70 miles will see the
grant they are eligible for reduced by 22 percent to 3,500