Taxis - Euro VI standard

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-03-19
Session date: 
March 19, 2014
Reference: 
2014/1344
Question By: 
Stephen Knight
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

When did the first Euro 6/VI taxi enter service in London and what model was it? If this has yet to happen, when do you anticipate the first Euro 6/VI taxi entering service?

Answer

Answer for Taxis - Euro VI standard

Answer for Taxis - Euro VI standard

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The Euro 6 standard for vehicle emissions in respect of taxis is not required until September 2015. However, as consistent with the previous introduction of Euro standards for taxis we expect that some of the taxi manufacturers may introduce Euro 6 taxis before that date.