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Cars The manufacturers still offering scrappage schemes

19:41  30 april  2018
19:41  30 april  2018 Source:   msn.com

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Which manufacturers are offering a UK scrappage scheme ? The Abarth scrappage scheme has now ended, but you can still save on a new Abarth AUDI joins the list of car manufacturers offering scrappage schemes in the UK. The German manufacturer is offering up to £8,000 off a new car if

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Between around September and December last year, nearly every mainstream manufacturer was offering a scrappage scheme – or a ‘low-emission’ or ‘switch’ scheme as some like to call them.

These schemes see consumers trading in their old, more-polluting cars and vans in place of a shiny new motor, and being financially rewarded with a generous discount for doing so.

This not only reduces pollution, but can help consumers slash their running costs with a new vehicle, as well as receiving up to £7,000 towards a new car or van.

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See which scrappage schemes your car qualifies for with our free tool. Find out how much you could get for your car with each scheme . Most manufacturers in the UK are offering generous contributions thanks to their new scrappage schemes .

The UK Vehicle scrappage scheme (also Vehicle discount scheme and Car Scrappage Scheme ) is a scrappage scheme that was introduced in the 2009 United Kingdom Budget to encourage British motorists to purchase a new car or van and scrap an old one that they have owned for more than

While some car makers extended their schemes from 2017 into 2018, most of these stopped at the end of March. Fortunately, some manufacturers have re-launched their schemes, or extended them even further. Here we list who is offering such schemes, and the best buy from each brand.

Ford

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Ford has had, by some margin, the most successful scrappage scheme of any manufacturer – trading in 19,200 cars in the time its scheme has been running,

The latest offer applies to cars purchased by the end of June 2018 and registered by the end of December, while the car you’re trading in must have been registered before January 1, 2011 and owned by you for at least 90 days.

Discounts of between £2,000 and £4,850 are available on cars, and up to £7,000 across the firm’s commercial vehicle range. One of the most popular picks is £2,000 off Ford’s best-selling Fiesta.

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Several manufacturers are offering van scrappage schemes , too. Therefore, while some scrappage schemes are awful value seeing you lose your existing car and getting no greater discount than you could with a standard finance scheme , others give you additional discounts compared with

Our pick: Ford Focus

The unveiling of the new Ford Focus recently means that there are some fantastic offers available on the outgoing model. It still looks the part and is great to drive, if lacking on the technology front. Scrappage savings of up to £4,850 are available on Titanium models, but act fast as these models won’t stay around long.

Hyundai

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Hyundai is another manufacturer that has extended its scheme. As with Ford, your car will be eligible if registered before 2011 and if you’ve owned it for three months. Unlike other schemes, though, Hyundai will only scrap the most polluting of those traded in.

Discounts of between £1,500 and £5,000 are available across the range until June 30, with the only cars not included being the sporty i30 N models, the i800 MPV and oddly, the emission-free Hyundai Ioniq Electric.

Our pick: Hyundai i30

The i30 hatchback has only been on sale a year, but hefty scrappage discounts of £4,000 are available across the hatchback, estate and fastback variants.

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Scrappage schemes are proving so popular at the moment, manufacturers keep extending their offers . That means there’s still time to save up to £5,000 on a Ford's scrappage scheme for its cars my be over, but you can still save yourself a chunk of cash if you're looking for a commerical vehicle.

Which car brands still have scrappage schemes ? Some 26 car brands offer scrappage schemes in 2017, however around half expired at the end of the year. That leaves 16 manufacturers who have extended - or introduced - their offers into the new year, most of which run until the end of March.

Mazda

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Mazda is keen to push its low-emitting petrol and diesel cars with its current generous offers that are available on cars registered by June. All cars traded in will be scrapped, while the offer is only available when buying a new Mazda vehicle emitting less than 135g/km of CO2, which excludes the MX-5 models and petrol versions of the CX-3 and CX-5 crossovers.

Savings of between £3,000 and £5,500 are available when trading in cars registered before December 31, 2010, and that have been owned by you for at least two months.

Our pick: Mazda 3 Diesel

Mazda is offering £5,500 off any Mazda 3 fitted with its diesel Skyactiv-D engines. While discounts are not quite so generous on petrol models, £4,500 savings can still be had.

Kia

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Kia has recently added more cars into its updated scrappage offer that started at the beginning of April. Previously only the Picanto and Rio were included in the offer, but now the Stonic crossover and outgoing Cee’d hatchback have also now been added.

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Find out which Manufacturer Scrappage Schemes you could qualify for and how much money you could save by clicking on the button below There are a number of manufacturers offering some great savings and contributions ranging from £1,000 to £8,000 when you trade in your old vehicle.

Manufacturer car scrappage schemes can offer incentives for trading an old car with a discount on a newer, cleaner one. Car scrappage schemes are programmes offered by governments and car manufacturers aimed at encouraging drivers to trade in their higher polluting vehicles for newer

Kia’s discounts are not quite as generous as other schemes, but £2,000 is available across the four mentioned models. The scheme requires you to have owned the car for 90 days, and for the car being scrapped to have been registered before June 30, 2011.

Our pick: Kia Picanto

The Picanto is one of the best city cars on sale, and also has the benefit of Kia’s lengthy seven-year warranty. The £2,000 scrappage discount also applies to the firm’s recently launched SUV-style X-Line and X-Line S models, too.

Toyota

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Toyota’s scrappage scheme is one of the widest out there, covering nearly every model in its broad range. Discounts of between £1,500 and £4,000 are available from cars as diverse as the Aygo city car to the Land Cruiser SUV.

Toyota’s scheme runs until July 1, with the car being scrapped needing to have been registered by June 30, 2010 and owned for at least six months before being traded in.

Our pick: Toyota Auris Hybrid

The British-built Auris Hybrid might not be the most exciting of hatchbacks in the world, but it’s a fantastic family hatchback and is cheap to run in hybrid guise. A new model has only just been revealed, but in the meantime you can save yourself £3,000 off the old one through this offer.

Lexus

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The Lexus scrappage scheme works in a similar way to the Toyota one. The difference being that the vehicle you’re trading in has to be registered by December 31, 2009 – the earliest of all the schemes sill running. As with the Toyota scheme, your car or light commercial must have been owned by you for six months and it has to be registered by July 1.

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New cars offered under the Audi scrappage scheme : Contributions are available on selected new, EU6-compliant cars in the Audi range, except the A8 Audi extended their scrappage scheme . To qualify for the scheme , a new Audi vehicle must be purchased before March 31 and registered before

Manufacturers are offering scrappage schemes to incentivise people to upgrade their old cars (mostly diesel ones) for new ones, but how do the This scheme offered anyone trading their car (10 years or older and with their name on the V5 for 12 months or more) £2,000 towards a new one: £1

Discounts of up to £4,000 are available on CT, IS, NX and RX models.

Our pick: Lexus NX

The Lexus NX is a striking, well-made and cheap-to=run SUV, which is made even more affordable by a £4,000 scrappage discount, even if you’ll need quite deep pockets to buy the car in the first place.

BMW

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BMW’s scheme – named the ‘BMW Upgrade Scheme’ – works in a slightly different way to the rest, as the money received can only go towards a BMW PCP finance agreement.

BMW gives you a fixed £2,000 towards any of its models that emit under 130g/km, just as long as your car is an EU4 emission compliant, or lower, diesel vehicle registered before January 2011. The scheme runs until June 30, 2018.

Our pick: BMW 3 Series

BMW’s 3 Series saloon has been a popular executive saloon for some time now, and the new model is better than ever with its improved infotainment system and driving ability. Not every 3 Series emits less than 130g/km of CO2, though.

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