2018 Car scrappage deals

Get up to £8,000 for an old motor: the details and deals of scrappage schemes from 19 car brands

Dominic Tobin John Evans
Jan 8, 2018

As car sales plummet and drivers continue to abandon diesel engines, manufacturers have extended their scrappage schemes into 2018. There's now more time to trade in an old car and save up to £8,000 on a new model from more than a dozen manufacturers, including Audi, Ford, Kia, Mini and Volkswagen

In some cases, the schemes run until June but you'll need to have ordered your car in advance for delivery in time for the deadline.

All 19 schemes listed below will accept old vehicles made by any manufacturer, and guarantee a fixed discount, no matter what your car is worth. In most cases, you'll also benefit from other savings but there are some key points that are worth considering:

    • Other new car offers (such as finance incentives) are not always available in combination with scrappage schemes
    • You may pay less by part-exchanging your current car - especially if it's worth more than £2,000
    • Buying a nearly-new car may be cheaper than a scrappage deal

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Your current vehicle will normally need to be more than seven years old, and fail to meet the latest emissions regulations. Jump to our table below to see if your car is eligible. Scrappage schemes offer a way of escaping future diesel charges, which will be targeted at these older vehicles. 

Only brand new cars are available under scrappage (apart from the electric Nissan Leaf). The discounts can be used to reduce the overall price of a car or as a deposit on a finance agreement.

Read on for our guide to the best-value schemes  or click below to jump to the details of each scrappage scheme and the best deals from each manufacturer:

Audi (£2,000 to £8,000)
BMW (£2,000*)
Citroen (£1,750 to £7,000)
Dacia (£500 to £1,000)
DS (£3,500 to £5,500)
Ford (£2,000 to £7,000)
Hyundai (£1,500 to £5,000*)
Kia (£2,000)
Mazda (£2,500 to £5,000)
Mercedes (£2,000*)
Mini (£2,000*)
Mitsubishi (£2,000 to £6,500)
Nissan (£2,000 to £4,500*)
Peugeot (£1,750 to £7,000)
Seat (£1,500 to £3,000)
Skoda (£1,500 to £4,000)
Suzuki (£1,000 to £2,000)
Toyota (£1,000 to £4,000)
Volkswagen (£1,800 to £6,000)

*Scrappage schemes offering a new car discount plus a trade-in value for your car

      

Is my car eligible for a scrappage scheme?

Every manufacturer has different scrappage scheme rules but most are only open to cars that are more than seven years old, and which fail to meet the latest emissions regulations, known as Euro 5 and Euro 6.

This includes most cars that were first registered before January 2011 when the earlier Euro 4 (EU4) regulations were in force. The standard of your car may be on its registration document. If not, the manufacturer will be able to supply it. You'll need to have owned your car for at least 90 days to take advantage of most scrappage schemes, although some require six months of ownership. That extends to a year for BMW and Mini.

Car age Ford, Mazda & Toyota Hyundai, Suzuki, Dacia, & Nissan

Audi, Seat, Skoda & VW

Peugeot, Citroen, DS & Kia

BMW, Mini & Mercedes

Registered before 2010

✔ EU4 only

✔ diesel & EU4 only

✔ diesel & EU4 only

Registered in 2010

✔ diesel & EU4 only

Registered in 2011 or later

nb Offers open to EU4 cars are also available for cars that only meet earlier Euro 1, 2 or 3 emissions regulations. 

You can read more about each manufacturer's scrappage scheme below. It’s worth moving quickly: most schemes close before the end of the year - by which time your car will need to have been built and delivered.

If your car's not eligible, or you're likely to miss the deadlines, then you can always part-exchange it for a new or used car at any time.

  

What are the best scrappage scheme deals?

There are big differences in the savings offered by scrappage schemes: some are poor value for certain buyers but a great deal for others.

For example, most schemes simply offer a fixed discount towards a new car. If your current vehicle is worth more than the scrappage savings (compared with the standard discounted price of the model that you want), then you will be better off part-exchanging it. Compare quotes, with discounted prices of new cars and a valuation calculator for your existing vehicle.

That doesn't apply to Mercedes, BMW, Mini, Nissan and Hyundai, which offer the trade-in value of your car, in addition to a scrappage discount, making these schemes more attractive to anyone with an older car that's still worth several thousands of pounds.

We've highlighted some of the best deals below, or you can jump to the details of each manufacturer's scheme. If you need a cheaper option, then search for deals on used and nearly-new cars.

     

Best scrappage schemes with the biggest discounts

The biggest scrappage saving is being offered by Audi, with £8,000 towards a new Q7 e-tron plug-in hybrid car, but it's a £66,000 car, so few will find it affordable, even with the big discount.

Other incentives from Audi and its sister company Volkswagen also look tempting, with £6,000 off an Audi A4 and £5,000 off a Volkswagen Passat, but most buyers will need additional discounts to make these deals worthwhile, as they are only £1,000 (or less) better than non-scrappage offers.

Ford has large discounts on less expensive models, including £4,950 off Ford Focus Titanium and Titanium X models (above), as well as £4,000 off a Kuga crossover. There are also more savings available on these cars through BuyaCar. In general, you'll save an extra £1,500 by trading your car in under the scrappage scheme. If your vehicle is worth less than this, then it's a good deal. If it's worth more than £1,500, then you're better off part-exchanging it.

Mazda is offering £5,000 off Mazda 6 diesel models (petrol models get a £4,000 discount), and there's also £5,000 saving on a Hyundai Santa Fe.

    

Best scrappage deals on the cheapest cars

A £2,000 saving on the new Kia Picanto cuts the cost of the cheapest version to less than £7,500, which is considerably better than the current new car discounts.

There's £2,000 off a Toyota Aygo, which doesn't apply to the cheapest version (Aygo x), but reduces the price of the Aygo x-play to £8,505, which is at least £1,000 better non-scrappage savings. Ford's £2,000 incentive towards the Fiesta cuts the entry-level price of this car to less than £10,000 when combined with existing dealer discounts.

The starting price of the Mazda 2 is cut to just over £10,000, thanks to a £2,500 scrappage incentive, while Nissan is offering £2,000 off a new Micra (above). Crucially, you'll also get the trade-in value of your current car, which could make this extremely good value.

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Scrappage schemes 2018

Audi scrappage scheme

Discount available £2,000 to £8,000
Cars accepted for trade-in Diesel cars registered before January 1, 2010, which don’t meet Euro 5 and 6 emissions standards
Cars available to buy Audi range, apart from A8, R8, diesel Q7s and RS models
Registration deadline Order by March 31 2018, register car by June 30, 2018

The £8,000 Audi scrappage discount sounds sensational, until you realise that it's only offered on the £66,000 Q7 e-tron SUV - which remains expensive when the saving is applied. However, the savings on the rest of the range are substantial, with £6,000 off an A4 or A5. You'll also benefit from some additional discounts that are being offered by dealerships.

You can also save £4,000 on the new Q5 SUV, which is so popular that non-scrappage discounts are extremely small, as well as £2,800 off the popular A1. You'll need to have owned your current car for at least six months to qualify.

Best Audi scrappage deal
Audi A1 Sportback SE 1.0 TFSI
Save £2,800  List price £16,180  Scrappage price £13,380 (before additional discounts)

Audi's supermini-size car might be due for replacement this year, but it still looks sophisticated, and a step-up from a standard supermini. Non-scrappage discounts are typically less than £1,000, so a saving of almost £3,000 is a good deal under scrappage - as long as your trade-in vehicle is worth under £1,500.

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BMW scrappage scheme

also known as BMW Lower Emissions Allowance

Name BMW Lower Emissions Allowance
Discount available £2,000
Cars accepted for trade-in Diesel cars that don’t meet Euro 5 and 6 emissions standards (most vehicles sold before 2011)
Cars available to buy Any model with CO2 emissions under 130g/km
Registration deadline March 31, 2018

BMW’s scrappage offering provides a £2,000 discount off cars with CO2 emissions of 130g/km and less. This includes the small (and cheapest) 1 Series, electric i3 and the 7 Series limousine. You’ll also get your car’s trade-in value and existing discounts that are offered on new cars, which can add up to significant savings, making this one of the best-value schemes.

The offer is only open to diesel car owners who have had their car for at least a year and the vehicle must only meet the old Euro 4 emissions standard (or earlier Euro 1, 2 or 3 standards). These cars were sold up to December 31, 2010. 

Best BMW scrappage deal
BMW 116d Sport 5dr
Save £6,405  List price £24,245  Scrappage price £17,840 (plus your car's trade-in value)

It's one of the cheapest BMWs on sale but the diesel-powered BMW 116d Sport well-equipped, with sat-nav, air conditioning, alloy wheels. You get a £2,000 scrappage discount, plus deposit contribution of £4,405 and your car's trade-in value. With a deposit of £2,500, PCP finance is available from £199 a month.

     

Citroen scrappage scheme

Discount available £1,750 to £7,000
Vehicles accepted for trade-in Cars and vans registered before March 31, 2011
Cars available to buy Most of the Citroen range except some entry-level Touch models
Registration deadline March 31, 2018

There are big discounts offered on Citroens, including £3,900 off the quirky C4 Cactus and £4,700 with the seven-seat Grand C4 Picasso. The company's older models, which are shortly due for replacement, carry the biggest savings: you'll save £5,000 on a C4 hatchback under scrappage, as well as £6,400 off the C3 Picasso people-carrier. In addition to this, you'll benefit from some additional dealership discounts, which are available through BuyaCar.

However, there are already big discounts if you buy outside of the scrappage scheme and not all of these are available to scrappage buyers. You also get your car's trade-in value if you avoid scrappage, so you should compare both options to see which represents the best deal. 

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Dacia scrappage scheme

Discount available £500 to £1,000
Vehicles accepted for trade-in Euro 4 (or earlier) cars registered before December 31, 2009
Cars available to buy Sandero & Duster (except entry-level Access model)
Registration deadline March 31, 2018

The company already sells some of the cheapest cars in Britain, so it's no surprise that the least-expensive versions of the Sandero and Duster, badged Access, are excluded from Dacia's scheme.

The discounts are quite low (£500 discount on the Sandero and £1,000 on the Duster) meaning your trade-in could easily be worth more. Anyone with a car that's worth more than the scrappage savings should avoid, although it’s worth remembering that Dacia is offering additional finance deposit contributions of up to £1,200 on the Duster. The downside is that the model is due to be replaced later this year.

Best Dacia scrappage deal Dacia Duster Laureate TCe 125 4x2
Save £2,250  List price £13,295  Scrappage price £12,295 (with maximum finance discount)

With alloy wheels, air conditioning and cruise control, Laureate cars are more comfortable and less basic than cheaper Dusters. They also benefit from the full £1,000 scrappage discount, plus a finance incentive of up to £1,200 on diesels and £500 on petrols.

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DS scrappage scheme

Discount available £3,500 to £5,500
Vehicles accepted for trade-in Cars registered before March 31, 2011
Cars available to buy DS range (except DS3 Performance, Performance Black and BRM)
Registration deadline March 31, 2018

Cars from Citroen’s luxury brand are already available with substantial discounts, so you’re guaranteed a big saving, no matter what car you currently own. If it was registered before the end of 2009, then you can save an instant £4,500 on a DS3 Cabriolet by trading it in, and there are additional dealership discounts too - available through BuyaCar - to cut prices still further. Manufacturer finance is available from 6.9% APR.

The scrappage discount rises to £5,500 for the larger DS5 model, but you don’t get anything extra to reflect your current car’s value, which may make it a poor deal if your car is worth much over £2,000.

Best DS scrappage deal
DS3 Cabrio Prestige 1.2 PureTech 130
Save £4,500  List price £22,535  Scrappage price £18,035 (before additional discounts)

With 17in alloy wheels, part-Alcantara seats and sat-nav, the Prestige version of the DS3 Cabriolet feels more luxurious than entry-level cars for a reasonable price. The insulated fabric roof will withstand the winter, ready to roll back at the sight of sun. Additional discounts, on top of the £4,500 are available.

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Ford scrappage scheme

Discount available £2,000 to £7,000
Cars accepted for trade-in Vehicles registered before January 1, 2010
Cars available to buy Fiesta, B-Max, Focus, C-Max, Kuga and Transit models
Registration deadline No end date announced

Ford’s scrappage scheme is among the most generous, with discounts and scrappage incentives adding up to £7,000 off a Transit van. You can also save £4,950 on Focus Titanium and Titanium X models, get £4,000 off a Kuga and reduce the price of a Fiesta by £2,000. However, the allowances are restricted to certain trim levels, so check that the version you're interested in qualifies and note that the Mondeo and Edge are not available as part of the scheme.

Although you won't be able to benefit from all of the existing Ford discounts, you will be able to combine the scrappage offer with considerable savings. In general, cars bought under the scrappage scheme are £1,500 cheaper than those that aren't, so if your current car is worth less than £1,500, it's worth taking advantage.

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Hyundai scrappage scheme

Discount available £1,500 to £5,000 plus trade-in value for certain cars
Cars accepted for trade-in Vehicles registered before December 31, 2009, which don’t meet Euro 5 and 6 emissions standards
Cars available to buy i10, i20, i30, i40, ix20, Tucson, Santa Fe, Ioniq
Registration deadline March 31, 2018

Hyundai’s scrappage scheme offers an impressive £5,000 discount off the large seven-seat Santa Fe and you'll get your car's trade-in value too - as long as it meets the Euro 4 emissions standard, which was mandatory for cars sold from 2006. Older cars get the discount but no trade-in.

The scrappage incentives are smaller as you go down the range, with £4,000 offered on the new i30 and £1,500 off most versions of the i10 city car. You'll be eligible for a deal if you have a petrol or diesel car that was registered before December 31, 2009, and which meets the Euro 1, 2, 3 or 4 emissions standard. Most cars from this era will do so.

Manufacturer discounts aren’t available as part of Hyundai’s scheme, so you should compare any scrappage deal with a new car quote to ensure that you’re not missing out on a better deal.

Best Hyundai scrappage deal
Hyundai i30 1.0 T-GDi SE Nav
Save £4,000  List price £19,805  Scrappage price £15,805 (before additional discounts)

Hyundai’s new i30 (pictured above) is solid, comfortable and spacious. The scrappage incentive is a saving of more than 20%, while the trade-in value of your current car (assuming it qualifies) can be used towards a deposit for finance at 3.9%. Additional discounts may be available through BuyaCar.

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Kia scrappage scheme

Name Kia Scrappage Scheme
Discount available £2,000
Cars accepted for trade-in Vehicles registered before March 31, 2011
Cars available to buy Picanto and Rio
Registration deadline March 31, 2018

Kia wins points for simplicity. If your car was registered in 2010 or earlier, and you've owned it for at least three months then you can benefit from a £2,000 scrappage incentive on a Picanto city car or Rio supermini.

The incentive can be combined with some other finance discounts (not all), and the cars will generally be £1,500 cheaper with the scrappage offer, than by using all of the non-scrappage savings.

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Mazda scrappage scheme

Discount available £2,500 to £5,000
Vehicles accepted for trade-in Any car registered before December 31, 2009
Cars available to buy Mazdas with CO2 emissions of under 130g/km 
Registration deadline March 31, 2018

There’s no bad car in Mazda’s range, especially with £4,000-£5,000 off the Mazda 3 family hatchback and a £3,000 saving on the popular CX-3 small crossover

The payment is fixed, no matter which car you trade in (it must have been registered before the end of 2009), so the offer is best for drivers with a car that’s worth very little. If you have a vehicle that’s worth more than £2,000, then you may get a better deal by part-exchanging it, as you’ll get your car’s value, plus the current, non-scrappage savings, which add up to more than £3,000 on a Mazda 3, and the option of 0% finance.

Best Mazda scrappage deal
Mazda 3 1.5d SE Nav
Save £5,000 List price £19,995 Scrappage price £14,995 (before additional discounts)

The biggest Mazda 3 discounts are available on diesel cars (£5,000 compared with petrol models at £4,000), cutting a quarter off the price of the spacious and smooth hatchback. Additional discounts may be available through BuyaCar too.

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Mercedes scrappage scheme

also known as Mercedes Diesel changeover bonus

Discount available £2,000 (£1,000 on Smart electric drive)
Cars accepted for trade-in Diesel cars that don’t meet the Euro 5 emission standard (most vehicles sold before 2011)
Cars available to buy Mercedes diesel and plug-in hybrid electric cars; Smart electric cars
Registration deadline March 31, 2018

Mercedes’ changeover bonus is only available to owners of diesel cars that meet the Euro 4 emissions standard or earlier, which includes the majority of vehicles sold before 2011.

You’ll get an incentive of £2,000 towards a brand new diesel or plug-in hybrid Mercedes. In addition to this, you’ll get the trade-in value of your car - which you can check against our car valuation calculator - plus the discounts already offered on new Mercedes models, which add up to several thousands of pounds.

That brings the cost of a Mercedes A-Class down to around £18,000, plus the trade-in value of your car. You'll also be able to get a larger Mercedes C-Class for less than £20,000 thanks to big existing discounts. If you want a petrol car, then hard-luck: they aren’t part of the deal. Alternatively, you can get £1,000 off an electric-powered Smart - Mercedes’ city car brand.

Note that your car may not be scrapped: Mercedes has said that it will resell some of the cars that it receives from the scheme.

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Mini scrappage scheme

also known as Mini Lower Emissions Allowance

Discount available £2,000
Cars accepted for trade-in Diesel cars that don’t meet the Euro 5 emission standard (most vehicles sold before 2011)
Cars available to buy Any Mini with CO2 emissions under 130g/km
Registration deadline March 31, 2018

If you want a new Mini with a £2,000 scrappage discount, then you’ll need to own a diesel car that’s at least seven years old and which only meet the Euro 4 emissions standard (shown on your registration document or obtainable from the manufacturer).

As well as the standard discount, you’ll also get what Mini calls an average trade-in value for your current car (our car valuation tool will show you a fair price), and you’ll be able to take advantage of other discounts.

There’s a decent selection of new cars to choose from, including Mini Cooper Hatchbacks, which start at around £14,000 with the discount - or at around £130 per month on a personal lease (your trade-in price may cover the initial payment of almost £2,800). Also eligible are petrol and diesel versions of the Convertible, Clubman and Countryman. All are more efficient models with CO2 emissions of less than 131g/km.

           

Mitsubishi scrappage scheme

Discount available £2,000 to £6,500
Cars accepted for trade-in Vehicles registered before January 1, 2010, which don’t meet Euro 5 and 6 emissions standards
Cars available to buy Mirage, ASX, Outlander, Outlander PHEV
Registration deadline March 27, 2018

If you've owned a seven-year-old car for longer than six months, then the chances are that you will be eligible for Mitsubishi's recently-launched scrappage scheme, which offers £6,500 towards its popular Outlander plug-in hybrid car, which can be charged up for around 25 miles of electric-only motoring.

That incentive does include a government electric car grant of £2,500. Non-hybrid Outlanders attract a £5,000 allowance. Meanwhile, there’s £3,000 off an ASX and a £2,000 discount on the Mirage. The savings are fixed, no matter how much your current vehicle is worth.

Best Mitsubishi scrappage deal
Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV 3h
Save £6,500  Price before discount £34,805  Scrappage price £28,305

Able to travel 25 miles on electric power when fully charged, the Outlander PHEV is ideal could cut your fuel bills considerably if your journeys tend to be short (it's less efficient on longer trips). Even with the fixed discount, it's not cheap, but business users might be swung by the low company car tax. 

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Nissan scrappage scheme

also known as Nissan Switch scheme

Discount available £1,000 to £2,000
Cars accepted for trade-in Vehicles registered before January 1, 2010, which don’t meet Euro 5 and 6 emissions standards
Cars available to buy Micra, Juke, Qashqai, X-Trail (except for Visia specification) or a second-hand Nissan Leaf.
Registration deadline April 2, 2018

Nissan is the only manufacturer to offer a scrappage discount on a used car, but choice is limited to the company's all-electric Leaf: you can claim up to £2,000 finance deposit contribution on a  second-hand model when bought on finance. You'll need to trade in a car that was registered in 2009 or earlier, and which only meets Euro 4 emissions regulations or earlier.

Other cars in the range only benefit from scrappage if you're buying brand new. You'll get £1,000 towards lower-specification Acenta versions of the Micra, Juke, Qashqai and X-Trail. Higher-specification cars benefit from a £2,000 incentive. This comes on top of Nissan's finance offers, which include a deposit contribution of up to £2,500.

Best Nissan scrappage deal

Nissan Leaf Tekna (2015 / 64 plate)
Save £2,000  Price before discount £11,750  Scrappage price £9,750

The Nissan Leaf is the only used car eligible for a scrappage discount and the £2,000 incentive - only available if you're buying on finance - could tempt some drivers to go electric. As with this example, the savings cut the price of several Leafs to less than £10,000, which is a reasonable price for a family car from 2015 - particularly one with low running costs.

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Peugeot scrappage scheme

Discount available £1,750 to £7,000
Vehicles accepted for trade-in Cars and vans registered before December 31, 2010
Cars available to buy Car range (except 5008) and vans
Registration deadline March 31, 2018

It doesn't take a genius to work out which models Peugeot is struggling to sell: the only two cars with a £6,000 scrappage incentive are the rarely-seen 508 saloon and estate cars.

In contrast, the class-leading 3008 crossover attracts just £2,000 in scrappage discount, so many buyers will find that they are better off trading in their current car and snapping up a non-scrappage deal.

If the Peugeot scheme is for you, then you'll need to own a car that has been on the road since at least December 31, 2010. As well as cars, Peugeot is offering up to £7,000 plus VAT off certain vans.

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Seat scrappage scheme

Discount available £1,500 to £3,000
Cars accepted for trade-in Diesel cars registered before January 1, 2010, which don’t meet Euro 5 and 6 emissions standards
Cars available to buy Mii, Ibiza, Leon, Toledo
Registration deadline Order by March 31, 2018, register car by June 30, 2018

If your current diesel car is virtually worthless and more than eight years old, then Seat's scrappage scheme could save the equivalent of £750 to £1,000 off the discounted price of the excellent new Ibiza.

But most drivers will find that their car is worth more, which makes trading-in their car and avoiding scrappage the cheapest options. 

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Skoda scrappage scheme

Discount available £1,500 to £4,000
Cars accepted for trade-in Diesel cars registered before January 1, 2010, which don’t meet Euro 5 and 6 emissions standards
Cars available to buy Skoda range, apart from Kodiaq
Registration deadline Order by March 31, 2018

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Toyota scrappage scheme

Discount available £1,000 to £4,000
Cars accepted for trade-in Any vehicle registered before January 1, 2010
Cars available to buy Every Toyota model except for certain entry-level specifications
Registration deadline Order by January 31, 2018

Any car or light van registered in 2009 or earlier is eligible for Toyota's scrappage scheme, which offers up to £4,000 off a new car from its range, with the exception of certain entry-level models.

The popular C-HR crossover only attracts an incentive of £1,000, rising to £2,000 for for models including the Aygo city car and Prius hybrid. There's £2,500 off Yaris models, a £3,500 incentive for the Auris and Rav4, while the maximum £4,000 discount is only available if you buy a brand new Land Cruiser.

The discount is fixed for each model, so you won't get any extra trade-in value for your car, and you won't be able to take advantage of any other discounts or finance incentives, so it's important to check that you wouldn't get a better deal by part-exchanging your existing car for a new one that benefits from other Toyota discounts - for example, Toyota is offering £3,500 off a Rav4 under scrappage, but you can save more under existing Buyacar deals

Best Toyota scrappage deal

Toyota Aygo x-play 3dr
Save £2,000  List price £10,505  Scrappage price £8,505 (before additional discounts)

Big discounts on city cars are few and far between, so the opportunity to get £2,000 off the small but bold Aygo (above) represents a decent deal. The Aygo x-play has air conditioning, digital radio plus Bluetooth, and costs from £8,505 with the scrappage discount - you may also get a further discount through BuyaCar, which you can check by clicking 'Apply for scrappage' above. This deal is best value if the car you're trading in is worth very little. If not, you may be better off part-exchanging it for a new Aygo x-play with almost £1,000 off and 0% finance.

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Volkswagen scrappage scheme

Discount available £1,800 to £6,000
Cars accepted for trade-in Diesel cars registered before January 1, 2010, which don’t meet Euro 5 and 6 emissions standards
Cars available to buy VW range apart from Touareg, plus vans
Registration deadline Order by April 2, 2018, register car by June 30, 2018

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Government car scrappage scheme

The original government car scrappage scheme was launched in April 2009, in the wake of the 2008 global recession.

Designed to revive Britain’s ailing economy by kickstarting sales of new cars, it offered £2,000 off the cost of a brand new car for anyone trading in a vehicle more than ten years’ old, which was then scrapped.

The government put up a total of £400m to support the scheme, which was matched by the car industry. The incentive ended in March 2010, with around 400,000 cars sold. Apart from the proposed diesel scrappage scheme, there is no indication that another general government incentive will be launched.

    

  

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