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‘Life’s a gas’ for 8m UK drivers

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An estimated 8 million drivers in the UK could be set to benefit from cheaper, cleaner motoring after an independent poll by Auto Express, Britain’s biggest selling weekly car magazine, revealed that 26 percent would consider converting their car to run on autogas LPG. The findings come just weeks after the launch of a new […]

UK drivers save £66m with LPG autogas

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Savvy drivers in the UK saved an estimated £66 million on their fuel bills in 2014 by driving on autogas LPG according to latest estimates from leading LPG supplier Autogas Ltd. Despite petrol prices falling in recent weeks and the tantalising prospect of unleaded reaching £1 per litre for the first time since autumn 2008, […]

Will Boris join Birmingham in driving LPG autogas onto the rank?

London Mayor Boris Johnson recently renewed his call for a scrappage scheme offering drivers financial incentives to get rid of diesel vehicles over 12 months old. Mayor Boris has proposed a grant scheme that pays out between £1,000 and £2,000 to owners of older, more polluting diesels who swap their car for a model with […]

Mayor Urged to Consider LPG autogas as Part of London Emissions Strategy

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Commenting on Boris Johnson’s oral submission to the Environmental Audit Committee inquiry into air pollution today, Linda Gomersall, General Manager, Autogas Ltd, said: “It is baffling that Boris Johnson has not given due consideration to using LPG Autogas in his plans to significantly transform London’s emissions output. “London, much like the rest of the UK, […]

Fleets challenged to evaluate LPG autogas at Cenex LCV

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Stand SP21, Cenex LCV2014, Millbrook, 10th – 11th September 2014 Autogas Limited is challenging fleet managers and company car drivers to find out how the very latest in LPG autogas technology measures up to their current vehicles at the Cenex low carbon vehicle event, taking place at Millbrook on 10th and 11th September, by getting […]

LPG autogas – extraordinarily ordinary

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“I liked driving the LPG-converted Ford Focus,” wrote motoring journalist David Williams in the Evening Standard recently, referring to his experience driving our gas-powered Focus 1.6 EcoBoost demonstrator. “[It] felt just like an ordinary car – without the cost or pollution.” His view neatly sums up why LPG autogas is the perfect choice of alternative […]

Government fuel policy needs more ‘carrot’, less ‘stick’

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A storm of controversy erupted in the media recently when proposals emerged that could see drivers of diesel vehicles subjected to surplus tax charges to ‘punish’ them for choosing more polluting models. The trouble is, thanks to the government’s misguided and confusing motoring tax policy, the many millions of drivers who have opted for diesel […]

Pollution’s set to stick around but are plug-in cars the answer?

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News hit the headlines recently that a number of areas in the UK, including major cities like Leeds, Birmingham and London, are on course to exceed air pollution limits until at least 2030. This is a fairly damning indictment, not only of the failure over the last decade or so to curb rises in pollution, […]

Get your car ready for the great summer getaway

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The summer holidays are here and many of us will soon be packing the car and hitting the road for a well-earned break either in the UK or overseas. Before setting off, we’d recommend performing a few simple but essential checks that could help make sure you get to your destination safely and comfortably. The […]