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Cars: Hampshire

Volume 477: debated on Friday 13 June 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport how many cars in (a) Southampton and (b) Hampshire have been registered in bands F and G since (i) 1 March 2001 and (ii) 23 March 2006. (211400)

The numbers of licensed cars registered in Southampton and Hampshire at the end of 2007 with carbon dioxide emissions equivalent to the present Band F (186 to 225 g/km) and Band G (over 225 g/km) were as follows:

186 to 225 g/km

Over 225 g/km

Southampton

Registered between 1 March 2001 and 31 December 2007

6,920

2,641

Registered between 23 March 2006 and 31 December 2007

1,118

365

Hampshire

Registered between 1 March 2001 and 31 December 2007

79,474

41,997

Registered between 23 March 2006 and 31 December 2007

17,933

8,522

Cars with carbon dioxide emissions greater than 225 g/km are taxed in Band F if they were first registered between 1 March 2001 and 23 March 2006.