74% of customers polled said their local dealer would be their preferred car buying location, with over a third going as far as to say that they'd continue to use theirs even if there were better deals elsewhere.
As part of government initiatives to encourage the growth of electric vehicles, EVs currently don't pay Vehicle Excise Duty. A third of whatcar.com users are for a flat annual tax for low-emission vehicles.
Jonathan Goodman is CEO at Polestar UK and Head of Global Communications at Polestar. Here he discusses the brand’s success to date, why Tesla is its biggest rival and what his expectations are for the future.
Hannah Denton, area fleet manager at Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, has won Autocar’s Great Women: Rising Stars 2021 initiative, held in partnership with the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders.
In this ground-breaking attempt, the team qualified for the race and were running well until a late problem with the car’s brakes denied Paretta, driver De Silvestro and the rest of the team a fairytale finish.
In the next of our Great Women podcasts, we chat to Manchester City’s Steph Houghton, Demi Stokes and Esme Morgan about the rise of the women’s game, their heroes and why they’re confident for the future.