Congestion Charge archive

  • C-Charge Extension Good News For Honda
    Cars

    C-Charge Extension Good News For Honda

    By 18 February 2007

    The extension of London’s congestion charge zone will lead to massive growth in the adoption of cleaner hybrid cars, says Honda. Sales forecasts predict there will be over 6500 more low-emission hybrid cars on London’s roads by 2008 – each taking...

  • Do you own a Bond car? Yahoo wants to pay your Congestion Charge
    Cars

    Do you own a Bond car? Yahoo wants to pay your Congestion Charge

    By 15 November 2006

    "You expect me to walk?", "No, Mr Bond I expect you to drive": James Bond and Ernst Stavro Blofeld might have said in Goldfinger had they known about an initiative planned for this Friday, when anyone who owns a Bond car will be able to motor into central...

  • Gas-guzzlers to pay £25 to enter London's Congestion Charge
    Cars

    Gas-guzzlers to pay £25 to enter London's Congestion Charge

    By 14 November 2006

    Drivers of gas-guzzling cars will have to pay £25 to enter London's Congestion Charge zone under plans announced today. As part of his crackdown to tackle climate change, the London mayor Ken Livingstone is proposing to introduce an emissions-based charge...