Fuel Barometer by

The year 2040 will see the end of new petrol and diesel cars on our roads as we embrace electric and hybrid vehicles.

The barometer uses Google Trends, car registration data and a nationally-representative survey to see how our attitudes towards alternative fuel is changing.

Please vote on the poll below and scroll down to explore the data.

What type of car do you currently drive?

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Fuel Trends

Registrations
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