What is the Volkswagen Scrappage Upgrade Scheme?

Volkswagen UK have launched a national Scrappage Upgrade Scheme to help owners of pre-Euro5 diesel cars upgrade. Trade in your old diesel, whatever the make, and get up to £6,000 toward a brand new Volkswagen!  


What is the Scrappage Upgrade Scheme?

The Volkswagen Scrappage Upgrade Scheme launches today - 1st September 2017. Under the plan, drivers will be compensated for switching their older diesel car for a brand new car. With incentives between £1,800 and £6,000 savings are available against the majority of new Volkswagen models. All qualifying vehicles that are traded in will be permanently taken off the road and scrapped.


Do you qualify? 

We’re offering Scrappage Upgrade Savings for any make or model diesel first registered in the UK on or before 31st December 2009 featuring a Euro 1 – 4 emissions standard engine. To find out the emission standard of your vehicle go to www.carfueldata.direct.gov.uk or get in touch with us


What are Euro Emission standards? 

All new cars must comply with European exhaust emissions standards. The table below, shows the different Euro categories that apply to new vehicle models approved after a specific date. Every car sold up to a year after the dates below should conform to the appropriate standards.

Volkswagen Euro emission

*This is a RAC table and should be used as a guide only. It is worth checking with us what your car's standard is if you are unsure 


Which models can be purchased? 

We are offering Scrappage Upgrade savings on many of our latest Euro 6 petrol and diesel cars, plus our class leading range of plug-in hybrids and full electric cars. 

VW Scrappage offers

more VW Scrappage offers


Want to know more? Get in touch with us! 



Pulman Volkswagen Sunderland: Newcastle Road, SR5 1QE - (0191) 541 2025 

Pulman Volkswage Durham: Abbey Road, DH1 5HA - (0191) 336 0030 


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