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Criticism of car scrapping scheme


Motorists buying new cars will get a £2,000 discount if they trade in cars that are more than 10 years old, the chancellor has announced.

Motoring industry expert Peter Rayson, from Birmingham City University, discusses the details of the scheme.


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