Upcoming driving law changes promise a shift towards electric vehicles, stricter emissions standards in Low Emission Zones and potential updates in the Spring Budget. GB News has complied a list of everything motorists can look forward to in the new year:
Despite delaying the ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel vehicles, the Prime Minister and the Government are keen to see the development of electric vehicles over the coming years.
This includes keeping costs down for manufacturers and drivers with a recent agreement between the U.K. and European Union to ensure tariffs are not immediately introduced which could have cost the sector more than £4 billion.
The “rules of origin” would have seen tariffs of 10% imposed on car sales between the U.K. and the EU if at least 45% of the vehicle’s value did not originate in the two areas.