BRUSSELS – The European automotive industry is denouncing proposed new carbon-dioxide emissions targets for 2020 recently announced by the European Commission, saying they are too ambitious to be realistic. “These are tough targets, the toughest in the world,” says Ivan Hodac, secretary general of the ACEA auto makers group. The proposed amendment to current rules requires new cars to emit an average 95 g/km CO2 by 2020. This represents a drop of 40.7 g/km from ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"Printer-friendly" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:
All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
• Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
• Historical data and much more!
Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.