Richard is Company Director of, which he began more than 20 years ago. With his passion for perfection and a 'can do' attitude First4car has gone from strength to strength. Richard is happy to get out from behind his desk and get his hands dirty and can be found helping out in the workshops, hoovering the showroom or indeed any job that needs doing. Some may say he's a workaholic......... probably true, but he always finds time for his family. No one knows where he gets his energy from!

Transport For London

Cars need to meet minimum emission standards when travelling in the Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) or the daily charge must be paid.

Minimum emission standards

Petrol: Euro 4
Diesel: Euro 6

The ULEZ will be enforced based on the declared emissions of the vehicle rather than the age. However:

Information from Transport For London

Check this car on the TFL website before purchasing:


At First4car we charge an admin fee of £50 when you purchase a used vehicle from us. The admin fee pays towards the preparation of your new car, to make sure it’s safe and immaculate when you drive it away.

Admin fee is charged as listed below: