Commenting on the news that 4000 BMW cars will be shipped in from Germany to transport officials during the Olympics, London Assembly Lib Dem leader Caroline Pidgeon said:
"As we were promised that the 2012 Games would be the greenest Olympics ever to take place, only electric vehicles should have been considered.
"Electric vehicles are not only quieter, but far less harmful to people’s lungs.
"The 2012 Games should have been a big boost to the growth of electric vehicles in the UK, but instead we have vehicles which merely add to London’s serious air pollution."
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