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Congestion Charge winners and losers

  • What cars will be exempt from charge?
  • What cars won't be?
  • Every model listed
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London Mayor Boris Johnson has announced plans to radically shake up the capital's Congestion Charge.

All cars that emit less than 100g/km of CO2 and meet the other Euro V emissions standards will get a 100% exemption from the charge.

The plan is that hybrids and other alternative-fuel vehicles will be given exemption only if they meet these standards, so hybrids with higher CO2 output, such as the Lexus 450h, will miss out.

All fully electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles that are able to run under battery power alone will also be given a 100% exemption under the proposals, which are under consultation until August 2, and will be put in place by the end of this year.

Here's a full run down of the cars that will gain the exemption under the plans, and those that will lose it.

Congestion Charge winners
Exempt
Audi A3 1.6 TDI 105 Stop Start
Citroen C3 1.6 HDi 90 Airdream
Citroen DS3 1.6 HDi 90 Dstyle
Ford Fiesta 1.6 TDCI Econetic
Ford Focus 1.6 TDCi 109 Econetic
Peugeot 207 1.6 HDi 90 Economiqe
Smart Fortwo 0.8 CDI cabrio and coupe
Seat Ibiza 1.4 TDCi Ecomotive
Seat Leon 1.6 TDI 105 Ecomotive
Skoda Fabia Greenline
Toyota Auris 1.8 VVT-I HSD
Toyota Prius
Toyota IQ
Vauxhall Corsa 1.3 CTDi ecoFLEX
Volkswagen Polo 1.2 TDI Bluemotion
Volkswagen Golf 1.6 TDI 105 Bluemotion
Volvo C30 1.6D DRIVe CO2 emissions
99g/km
99g/km
99g/km
98g/km
99g/km
99g/km
88g/km
98g/km
99g/km
89g/km
89g/km
89 and 92g/km
99g/km
98g/km
89 and 99g/km
99g/km
99gkm

Congestion Charge losers
Lose exemption
Honda Civic saloon
Honda CR-Z
Honda Insight
Lexus GS450h
Lexus LS600h
Lexus RX450hCO2 emissions
109g/km
117g/km
101g/km
179g/km
219g/km
148g/km