I do 6000 - 7000 miles annually, should I buy a petrol or hybrid Mercedes-Benz E-Class?

I'm thinking of changing my 2010 Mercedes-Benz E350 CDI for an E400 petrol or an E300 hybrid. I drive 6000 - 7000 miles annually, normally 20 mile journeys with occasional European trips. What is your opinion?

Asked on 23 February 2017 by westie338

Answered by Honest John
For that sort of annual mileage better petrol hybrid. Even if you move a diesel on in 3 - 4 years before the emissions kit starts giving trouble, you are likely to see a heavy drop in residual value as restrictions increase and private buyers turn away from diesel.
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