December 10, 2007
Federal government issues list of eligible 2008 ecoAUTO Rebate vehicles
Ottawa, Ontario – The Government of Canada has released the list of 2008 model-year vehicles eligible for the ecoAUTO Rebate Program. The program, which started in March 2007, offers rebates from $1,000 to $2,000 on the purchase or lease of new fuel-efficient vehicles in Canada.
The rebates apply to new passenger cars with a combined city/highway fuel consumption of 6.5 L/100 km or less; new minivans, SUVs or other light trucks with a combined city/highway fuel consumption of 8.3 L/100 km or less; and new flex-fuel vehicles (FFV) with a combined city/highway E85 fuel consumption rating of 13.0 L/100 km or less.
Depending on the model, engine size and driveline, eligible vehicles for 2008 include:
A list of vehicles and an application form to apply for the rebate are available at ECOAction.gc.ca.