France to let drivers trade in their cars for new e-bikes

Authorities are trying to encourage motorists to get rid of their old, gas-guzzling cars 

France is offering motorists the chance to trade in their old, gas-guzzling cars and swap them for a brand-new e-bike. 

The French government is aiming to encourage more people to ditch the car and start pedalling, in an attempt to dramatically reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 2030.

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