Brussels, 16 February 2017 – In January 2017, the EU passenger car market started the year positively, partially due to extra working days during the month. Registrations grew markedly (+10.2%) compared to January 2016, totalling 1,170,220 units.
Brussels, 23 January 2017 – The Commercial Vehicle Board of Directors of the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) has elected Preston Feight, President of DAF Trucks, as its Chairman for 2017. Mr Feight takes over the chairmanship from Martin Lundstedt, President and CEO of Volvo Group.
Brussels, 9 December – In a letter to European Commission Vice-President Timmermans on the next package of the Real Driving Emissions (RDE) test, the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) has requested more reasonable lead-times. With this third RDE package, the Commission is proposing legislation with major implications for manufacturing that will give industry only a few months to comply.