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Car sales in Europe surge 16% in May

Car sales in Europe surge 16% in May

The European passenger new-car market saw a strong growth for the 33rd consecutive month in May, when sales jumped 16 percent. According to data released by the European Automobile Manufacturers Associations, sales in in the EU and EFTA hit 1,288,220 units last month, coming close to May 2008 volumes, just […]

Small diesels could be affected by tougher emissions tests

Small diesels could be affected by tougher emissions tests

A much rigorous testing procedures in Europe, triggered by Volkswagen’s emissions scandal, could mean new small diesel cars could be modified or withdrawn, the European Industry Association ACEA said. The European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association has always supported the idea of looser emissions limits, as it evidently and primarily backs up […]

European sales turnaround slowing in May

European sales turnaround slowing in May

The continent’s new vehicle registrations soared 1.4 percent last month, their slowest growth pace in six months as consumers confidence has been impacted by unemployment issues and the Greek sovereign debt crisis. Deliveries inched by 1.4 percent to 1.15 million vehicles from 1.14 million during the same period last year, […]

European automakers lobby for eased CO2 ruling

European automakers lobby for eased CO2 ruling

The continent’s manufacturers continue to issue lingering warnings against the governmental bid to further curb down emissions by introducing even tighter carbon emission goals for new vehicles. The automakers and European Union officials are locked on opposing sides as the carmakers would gladly see lax emissions rules as opposed to […]

Europe: automakers weary of new tests concerning diesel cars

Europe: automakers weary of new tests concerning diesel cars

European carmakers have started criticizing an upcoming regulation that would target the so-called “dirty diesels”, with each car equipped with the type of engine required to undergo “real world” testing procedures. After September 2017, the new mandate will have diesel vehicles sold in the European Union tested on the roads […]