Fleet News

AFVs on the march as decline of diesel continues at pace

Tesla charging

Full electric vehicles have been given a major boost by the 0% benefit-in-kind tax move, reports Sarah Tooze

Leasing companies have been reporting unprecedented demand for electrified vehicles this year driven by the 0% benefit-in-kind (BIK) tax rate for full electric cars for the 2020-21 tax year and favourable rates for plug-in hybrid cars. 

Collectively, full electric, plug-in hybrid and hybrid cars now account for 14.8% of the FN50’s 1,220,972 cars.

Leave a comment for your chance to win £20 of John Lewis vouchers.

Every issue of Fleet News the editor picks his favourite comment from the past two weeks – get involved for your chance to appear in print and win!

Login to comment


No comments have been made yet.

Compare costs of your company cars

Looking to acquire new vehicles? Check how much they'll cost to run with our Car Running Cost calculator.

What is your BIK car tax liability?

The Fleet News car tax calculator lets you work out tax costs for both employer and employee