23 Feb '17, 4pm

London to charge pre-2006 diesel cars $27 to enter on weekdays: For more than…

London to charge pre-2006 diesel cars $27 to enter on weekdays: For more than…

John Voelcker Feb 23, 2017 Follow John Add to circle Mark Webber driving a 2016 Porsche 919 Hybrid in London Enlarge Photo For more than 13 years, London has collected a stiff charge from motor vehicles entering the congested core of the city during weekday business hours. Known as the congestion charge, the fee of £11.50 a day, or $14.50 (£10 with automatic payment, or $12.50) is levied from 6 am to 7 pm Monday through Friday except holidays. First intended to reduce congestion and let buses and delivery vehicles move faster, the charge has evolved into a way for the city to improve its air quality as well. DON'T MISS: Paris weekday ban on pre-1997 cars takes effect, historic cars excepted Starting this October, the city will add a new "T-Charge" to be levied only on older vehicles that do not meet the Euro 5 emission standards that took effect for 2006. Given the record ...

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