Electric car sales plummet this year, as company car tax rises

The sale of electric cars almost halved in the first three months of this year, following changes in the tax rules for company cars, car association RAI has told BNR radio. In total, 4,545 electric cars were sold in the first three months of the year, down 48% on the same period in 2020. The downturn takes the share of electric cars in the national fleet to just 5.6%, down from 8.5% a year earlier. In 2020, company car drivers … Continue reading Electric car sales plummet this year, as company car tax rises