Brazil to stick with auto safety upgrade, cut duties-sources

Newswire

By Alonso Soto and Jeferson Ribeiro BRASILIA, Dec 16 (Reuters) - Brazil has dropped plans to delay tighter auto safety standards and instead will lower import taxes on air bags and anti-lock breaks to ease their impact on car prices, two government officials told Reuters on Monday. Concerned about a domestic auto market that has lost steam this year, the government had considered holding off the new rules, which will force local carmakers to install air bags ...

REGISTER NOW

To access this content simply register below now.
Registering is easy and allows you to:

  • Access all WardsAuto.com public content and newswire stories
  • Participate in forums
  • Comment on articles
  • Sign up for e-newsletters
  • And much more!
     

Already registered? here.
Insights

Feb 23, 2018
Video

Chrysler Pacifica 3.6L V-6 eHybrid – 2018 Award Acceptance

Mike Duhaime, director-electrified propulsion engineering at FCA, accepts Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid award at the 2018 Wards 10 Best Engines ceremony....More

Enewsletters

Follow Us

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×