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Scottish Government vehicle purchases: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

2 Dec 2019
Scottish Government vehicle purchases: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/201900006210
Date received: 8 Nov 2019
Date responded: 28 Nov 2019
Information requested

You asked us to tell you how much the ministers department has spent on new vehicles since the start of April 2018 and which cars, make and model and how much on each.


The information you have requested is provided in the table below.

Government Car Service (Scotland) vehicle purchases since April 2018.

Make & Model Procurement Date Number Procured Cost per Vehicle(£)
Kia Optima Plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) January 2019 8 23,510
Volvo V90 AWD (PHEV) March 2019 1 45,650
Kia E-Niro (Electric) September 2019 2 31,030
Volvo V90 AWD (PHEV) September 2019 4 45,412

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