The fuel consumption of plug-in hybrid (PHEV) models was found to be 61% lower, on average, than official figures suggest, in a new independent test.
New petrol, diesel and hybrid cars are, on average, 5.4% less efficient than their official WLTP fuel consumption figures suggest, according to new research by What Car?.
The Fleet News car running cost tools have been updated to reflect the switchover to WLTP CO2 emissions data and the new 2020/21 benefit-in-kind (BIK) bands.
Two years on from its launch the Nissan Micra still drives well
A Ford Mondeo Hybrid managed to return 123.7 mpg over an 80 mile journey, as part of an eco-driving challenge.
Real-world fuel consumption tests of Peugeot, Citroën and DS vehicles have proved to provide accurate information that matches data provided by drivers of their own mpg rates.
Fleet News has partnered with the world leader in real-world vehicle emissions testing to help operators drive down fuel bills and reduce CO2 emissions with a new online car data service.
Real world’ independent car mpg rates are now available on the Fleet News' website.
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