Germany’s slowing growth is penalising the whole of Europe

By |avgust 19th, 2019|Automotive Industry, destatis, Eurozone, GDP, Germany, international trade, job creation, News, slowdown, US-China trade war|

The European train is slowing down as one of its main drivers, the German economy, is experiencing a slowdown. At the same time, job creation across the EU is declining. EURACTIV's partner Euroefe reports.

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European drivers may be wary of cars that stop them from speeding

By |februar 11th, 2019|automated cars, automated driving, Automotive Industry, driving restrictions, News, road transport|

Fully automated driving may be years away, but a new EU law being debated by legislators would mandate some semi-autonomous features in new cars, such as intelligent speed assistance. And the auto industry is worried about driver backlash.

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Don’t let European carmakers lose the race to electrification

By |december 7th, 2018|Automotive Industry, car industry, Cars and CO2, electric cars, India, News|

Stronger clean car standards and electric vehicle (EV) incentives will help Europe’s automakers remain competitive in the rapidly electrifying global market, writes Ashok Jhunjhunwala.

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Europe must regain the lead in clean automotive innovation

By |marec 14th, 2018|Automotive Industry, batteries, Clean Mobility Package, e-cars, electric vehicles, electromobility, low carbon economy, News, oil and gas industry|

The EU must adopt policies that put European manufacturers on the right track to compete with the global shift to low carbon transport, writes Andrey Kovatchev.

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Connected cars – Driving SME competition through direct data access

By |februar 21st, 2018|automated cars, Automotive Industry, digitalisation, European Parliament, News, transport committee|

Digital devices have already transformed the way of life. Now, with automated transport on the horizon, will it be possible to sustain a vibrant landscape of competitive automotive SMEs in Europe in the future? Sylvia Gotzen provides an insight.

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Access to car data – the new battleground that risks consumer choice

By |februar 16th, 2018|Automotive Industry, digital economy, European Parliament, GDPR, News|

Ahead of the 20 February vote in the TRAN Committee on the draft report on a European strategy on Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems access to vehicle data, Laurianne Krid takes a look at the issues facing motorists with regard to the automotive digital economy.  

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EU Commission urges carmakers to ‘behave more ethically’

By |februar 6th, 2018|Automotive Industry, diesel cars, dieselgate, Elżbieta Bieńkowska, News, Volkswagen|

The European Union on Monday (5 February) urged carmakers to "behave more ethically" and responsibly, following a scandal over diesel emissions, and revelations of diesel exhaust tests on monkeys and humans.

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Petrol to diesel shift poses ‘serious challenge’ to CO2 reduction

By |februar 2nd, 2018|automotive, Automotive Industry, car industry, Carlos Tavares, Clean Mobility Package, News|

Falling demand for diesel-powered cars is having a “brutal” impact on carmakers while the EU’s CO2 reduction policy is jeopardising a fragile recovery in sales, the president of the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) told reporters on Wednesday (31 January).

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EU car lobby chief: Why we support a 20% CO2 target for 2030

By |februar 1st, 2018|automotive, Automotive Industry, car industry, Cars and CO2, Clean Mobility Package, electric cars, Erik Jonnaert, News|

There is “no way” carmakers can hit the EU’s proposed CO2 emission targets with fuel combustion engines, argues Erik Jonnaert, saying “at least half” of the reduction will have to come from electric and hybrid vehicles.

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Socialists float 40% emission cut for cars in Europe by 2030

By |januar 30th, 2018|Automotive Industry, Car emissions, Cars and CO2, Germany, News|

The centre-left Socialists and Democrats (S&D) faction in the European Parliament are gearing up for a fight over EU car emission standards for 2030, floating a 40% cut in CO2 and suggesting a radical change in the way emissions are measured in the first place.

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