UPDATE 1-Germany ends truck toll contract beset with delays


(Rewrites with decision, adds background) BERLIN, Feb 17 (Reuters) - The German government decided on Tuesday to scrap a contract for a much-delayed satellite-based highway truck toll system, and said the failure of the project would cost it about 6.5 billion euros ($8.3 billion). Transport Minister Manfred Stolpe announced the decision after he and leaders of the Toll Collect consortium grouping Deutsche Telekom , DaimlerChrysler and France's Cofiroute , had held talks through the ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"UPDATE 1-Germany ends truck toll contract beset with delays" 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!

For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: lwilliamson@wardsauto.com or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.


Follow Us

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×