Here we go: Next Monday, May 16, incentives to buy low-pollution cars and motorcycles will begin again. Minister Giancarlo Giorgetti wanted so badly, that the decree be published on Monday in the Official Gazette – according to sources from the Ministry of Economic Development – it will be activated immediately in relation to sales contracts. The platform on which retailers will have to enter data will be operational from May 25. But in the meantime, you can go to the dealership to choose a new car that will have a discount of between two thousand and five thousand euros, depending on emissions and possible simultaneous scrapping of another car. Overall, the provision pays 650 million euros for each of the years 2022, 2023 and 2024, for a total of close to two billion euros in three years.
“The times were longer than expected, but we got there. Hopefully the auto stimulus will help restart the troubled market » Comments Deputy Minister of Economic Development Gilberto Piccito. According to the Promotor Studies Center, the incentives should revitalize the hard-hit market, with an increase of about two hundred thousand cars registered each year.
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Incentives are subject to availability and, as mentioned, change based on the vehicle’s emissions, which must be new and a class of at least €6. For those with emissions from 0 to 20 grams of CO2 per kilometer (ie 100% electric cars), with an official price list not exceeding 35,000 euros excluding VAT (42,700 euros with VAT), the discount is 3000 euros (no scraping) or €5,000 with simultaneous cancellation of a vehicle worth up to €5 owned for at least 12 months. For this type of car, the government has put 220 million euros on the plate this year. The choice is very wide, since now all car manufacturers produce full-fledged electric cars. They range from 500 electric versions to Citroen, Smart, Renault, Opel and even BMW.
For new cars with emissions between 21 and 60 g/km (usually hybrids), the discount will be 2,000 euros without scrap, and double (4,000 euros) with scrap. In this category, cars with a value-added tax-exempt price of up to 45,000 euros are eligible for incentives, which with VAT approaches 55,000 euros. For these cars, 225 million euros is available this year. The spending cap drops again to 35,000 for cars in the emissions range 61-135 g / km: in these cases the discount will be 2,000 euros. The funds available this year are 170 million euros
Not only cars
There are also incentives for buying scooters and scooters: if they are electric or hybrid, you can take advantage of a 30% discount on the purchase price, up to a maximum of 3000 euros without scrap; Or 40% of the price up to 4,000 thousand euros if the motorcycle owned for at least 12 months by the buyer or a family member living with him is canceled from 0 to 3 euros.
In the case of heat engines the incentive is 40% of the price at a 5% discount from the seller and at a maximum price of 2500 euros. Significant contributions (from 4,000 to 14,000 euros) for the purchase of commercial vehicles. However, as long as it is new, it is 100% electric. To take advantage of these incentives, a vehicle certified in a category below Euro 4 must be cancelled.
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