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The European automotive industry is key to the strength and competitiveness of Europe. The ACEA members are BMW Group, DAF Trucks, Daimler, FIAT Group, Ford of Europe, General Motors Europe, Jaguar Land Rover, MAN Nutzfahrzeuge, Porsche, PSA Peugeot Citroën, Renault, Scania, Toyota Motor Europe, Volkswagen and Volvo. They provide direct employment to more than 2.3 million people and indirectly support another 10 million jobs. Annually, ACEA members invest over €26 billion in R&D, or 5% of turnover.

Auto makers welcome conclusion of EU-Mercosur trade deal
The European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) welcomes the conclusion of negotiations on a free trade agreement between the EU and Mercosur, the South American trade bloc.

Auto industry revises 2019 car sales forecast to -1%
In the side-lines of its annual general meeting in Brussels today, the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) revised its forecast for 2019 passenger car registrations downwards to -1%.

CO2 from new cars up for second consecutive year, raising auto industry concerns
European Environment Agency (EEA) data issued yesterday confirm that CO2 emissions from new passenger cars rose for the second year running in 2018, up 1.6% on 2017.

Electric car sales not taking off in lower-income EU countries, new data shows
The European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) has published new data highlighting the correlation between the affordability of electric cars and their market uptake.

Truck makers call for EU-wide introduction of high-capacity vehicles to bring down CO2 emissions
As part of wider efforts to reduce CO2 emissions from road transport, the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) is calling for a policy framework that supports an EU-wide high-capacity transport system. This should allow for high-capacity vehicles - specifically designed to carry twice as much freight as standard trucks - to travel on dedicated parts of the EU road network. ACEA made this call to policy makers at an event in Brussels today.

EUR 428 billion in taxes generated by motor vehicles in EU-15, new figures show
New data released today shows that motor vehicle taxation brings in €428 billion per year to governments in the EU-15 countries alone. This figure - up 3.5% compared with the previous year - represents more than two and a half times the total EU budget.

Car CO2 emissions up: auto makers urge investment in charging infrastructure to boost electric cars
Average CO2 emissions from new cars were 118.5 grams of CO2 per kilometre in 2017, or up 0.4% compared to 2016, according to data published by the European Environment Agency (EEA) yesterday.

EU-US trade: auto makers urge MEPs to support talks
Ahead of a vote in the European Parliament tomorrow, auto makers are calling upon MEPs to back the European Commission's request to start trade talks with the United States.

New vehicle safety rules: auto industry reacts to European Parliament vote
The European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) takes note of the European Parliament's vote on the revision of the General Safety Regulation, which mandates the safety technologies to be included as standard in new vehicle types.

Truck makers react to final CO2 deal setting first-ever EU standards for heavy-duty vehicles
The European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) takes note of the final deal on the regulation setting standards for CO2 emissions from heavy-duty vehicles, reached by the European Parliament, Commission and national governments last night.

US report on car imports: EU auto makers express grave concern
Following the submission to the White House of the US Commerce Department's report on the section 232 national security investigation into motor vehicle and auto part imports, the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) reiterates its concerns about any potential new tariffs.

Stable EU auto market in view for 2019, with CO2 and trade challenges ahead
In 2019, EU car sales will stagnate at 2018 levels in terms of units sold, staying close to the 15 million new registrations mark recorded last year, according to new forecasts by the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA).

New CO2 targets for trucks must be 'achievable in practice' cautions industry
Ahead of next week's final EU negotiations on CO2 standards for trucks, the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) reiterates its support for a timely agreement on this regulation. At the same time, ACEA cautions policy makers that these first-ever CO2 targets will only be achievable if they are accompanied by the right package of measures to address the structural challenges faced by truck makers and operators alike.

Truck CO2 targets: no public charging points for electric or hydrogen trucks available, new data reveals
The European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) has published data on the severe lack of recharging and refuelling infrastructure suitable for electric and other alternatively-powered trucks across the EU.

Steel import restrictions now definitive, leaving EU auto manufacturers "extremely disappointed"
The European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) is extremely disappointed by the decision of EU member states to support the European Commission's proposal to adopt definitive measures that will continue to restrict imports of steel into the EU.

Steel: EU final measures to restrict imports will harm auto industry
The European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) deeply regrets the European Commission's decision to propose measures to continue restrictions on imports of steel into the EU.

Truck CO2 targets: industry reacts to common position of EU member states
Europe's major truck manufacturers take note of the common position on future CO2 standards for heavy-duty vehicles that EU environment ministers adopted at a Council meeting this afternoon.

Auto industry reacts to deal on CO2 targets for cars and vans
The European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) takes note of the final deal on the CO2 regulation for cars and vans, setting targets for the years 2025 and 2030, which was struck by the EU member states and the European Parliament today.

EU's first truck CO2 standards: industry urges national governments to adopt viable approach
In the run up to the Council meeting later this month where the 28 member states are expected to adopt their position on the EU's first CO2 standards for trucks, the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) is calling on governments to adopt a well-balanced and viable approach to this piece of legislation, which will have a huge impact on the future of the heavy-duty vehicle industry.

Trucks: CO2 targets voted by European Parliament 'excessively aggressive', say manufacturers
The European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) - which represents the EU's seven major truck producers - is highly concerned about the outcome of the European Parliament's plenary vote on the region's first-ever CO2 standards for heavy-duty vehicles.

Diesel: new data proves that modern diesel cars emit low pollutant emissions on the road
New data released today by the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) provides evidence that latest-generation diesel cars emit low pollutant emissions on the road. This data was measured in real-driving conditions by the drivers of the various national type approval authorities.

Truck CO2 standards: European Parliament vote highly alarming, says industry
The European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) has expressed its serious concerns on today’s European Parliament vote on the EU's first-ever CO2 standards for trucks.

Car and van CO2 targets: environment ministers adopt common position, auto industry reacts
Auto makers take note of the common position on future CO2 targets for cars and vans adopted by the 28 EU member states during a meeting of environment ministers in Luxembourg last night.

EU Parliament vote on CO2 targets for cars and vans: auto industry voices concerns
The European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) has voiced its serious concerns about the outcome of the European Parliament’s plenary vote on future CO2 reduction targets for cars and vans.

CO2 targets for cars and vans: auto industry urges MEPs to consider high stakes of plenary vote
Ahead of Wednesday's European Parliament vote on future CO2 targets for cars and vans, the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) draws decision makers' attention to the importance of this plenary vote - not only for the environment, but also for the future of the EU auto industry.

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