Cut to plug-in grant ‘a blow for commercial vehicle sector’, says BVRLA


 

The government’s decision to cut the plug-in car, van and truck grant has been described as “the wrong move at the wrong time” and “disappointing” by trade groups. The Department for Transport said the grant scheme was being updated to target less expensive models and allowing the scheme’s funding to go further. Transport minister Rachel Maclean said: “The increasing choice of new vehicles, growing demand from customers and rapidly rising number of charge points mean that, while the level of […]