Economists from SMMT, the trade association for the
Average new car CO2 has fallen by 22.6g/km to 167.2g/km since 1997, down by nearly 12 per cent. That equates to current annual CO2 emissions savings approaching a million tonnes.
‘Car makers have made significant progress in cutting CO2,’ commented SMMT chief executive Christopher Macgowan.
‘Total CO2 emissions in the