Why We Are Here

Because you need hard facts to choose your next new car or van, and we've got millions of them.

Prices, equipment, BHP, 0-60, dimensions, EV battery range and recharge times, company car tax, running costs and more.

But don't worry, we won't let you drown in a sea of data.

We'll give you smart recommendations using incredible tools to get straight to what you need.

Electric Cars And Vans ...

Thinking about going electric for your next new car or van?

Or perhaps your employer is offering a 'salary sacrifice' scheme for an EV?

Whatever you need to know about electric cars or vans, we've got the information you need ready and waiting


Need to know how car salary sacrifice works for EVs? We explain car salary sacrifice and how to do it ....

Car Salary Sacrifice


What could a car salary sacrifice plan do for your pay packet? Try our car salary sacrifice calculator to see.

Car Salary Sacrifice Calculator


Instantly compare running costs side-by-side for ICE and electric cars .


Get forecast depreciation, maintenance and fuel costs for ICE and Electric vans.


We've got electric car and van battery recharge times and range.


We've calculated the CO2 created when you recharge an electric car or van.


We've calculated which cars can be run on HMRC's electric company car mileage rate.


Buy an EV? Or let someone else worry about depreciation and maintenance by leasing or subscribing instead?

EV Finance

   Cars, Vans and The Environment


Our Carbon Footprint Calculator will work out the tailpipe impact of your choice of new car or van.

You can check the CO2 output of a new vehicle and see the tonnes of CO2 your car or van produces each year based on your mileage.


If you're looking for a more environmentally friendly car but can't yet switch to electric then we can help.

We can find cars by CO2 output and fuel consumption, plus plug-in and self-charging hybrids to help your move to more eco-friendly motoring.


If you want a more environmentally friendly company car then we can show you which ones lower your carbon footprint and company car taxes too.

You can search by CO2 output, or get straight to the money looking for a lower taxable benefit or monthly tax bill.

Find Cars ...

Find Vans ...

We can find your next new van by manufacturer, body style, fuel type, gearbox, height, length, payload and more.

Just click on one of the links below ...



We've got millions of facts about new cars and vans.

Cars ...

Get straight into prices, standard equipment, options, performance, fuel economy and battery range.

Just choose a car for instant data on emissions, company car benefit and more.

Car Facts

Vans ...

Height, width, cargo length, payload, whatever you need to know about a van it's here.

Select a van and find standard equipment, options and specs at a glance.

Van Facts

   Cars And Your Money

Lease Or Buy?

Take on the responsibility of ownership or go for leasing and avoid the risks?

Our lease or buy analyser will show how to finance your new car or van, whether you're funding a car for yourself or an entire fleet for your business.

Running Costs

We've calculated running costs for 10,000 new cars and vans to make it easy for you to compare.

Get side-by-side comparisons for petrol, diesel, hybrid and electric cars instantly.

Company Car Tax

Over 50% of new cars go to company car drivers and we can check your taxes.

We've put together all the tools that employers and drivers will need to minimise their company car taxes or get the right tax deductions for business motoring.





Don't know PCP from PCH or depreciation from amortisation?

If you want to understand car leasing, van leasing or any type of funding for your next new car or van then our finance library has everything you need to know.

We've explained car leasing, business and personal contract purchase, personal contract hire and how to buy, lease or finance a new van.

And in the new era of electric vehicles, we've also covered subscription services for electric cars and vans.

Not only that, we have the most extensive library on company car tax, capital allowances and company van taxation.



Personal Car Leasing & Tax

Company Car Taxes

All about company car benefit and taxes, plus the special rules for electric cars

Personal Tax Relief

How to claim tax relief for business motoring with MAPs and advisory fuel rates

Business Car Finance & Tax

Business Car Leasing

We explain the different business options for car and van finance including leasing and purchase

Value Added Tax

We explain VAT recovery on car leasing, purchasing and vans, plus electric car running costs

Tax Calculators

Car Benefit Calculator

Use our Car Benefit Calculator to check the taxes on your next company car

Capital Allowances

Our Capital Allowances calculator works out how long it takes to claim for a company car

Private Fuel Benefit

Calculate whether or not private fuel benefit is worthwhile for your company car

Finance & Tax Analysers

Business Lease or Buy

Use our Lease or Buy Calculator to work out the best finance approach for your business

Personal Lease or Buy

Our calculator will make it easy to find the best finance route or your next new car

Cash or Car?

Our Cash or Car calculator will show you whether a company car is still worthwhile as a perk


Call us (we're open 9-5, Monday to Friday)

Phone: 0333 444 0400
(that's +44 1792 224319 from outside the UK)
or email us anytime
Email: info@drivesmart.co.uk

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