August 5, 2008

EU climate rules chill sports car makers

An interesting article from Reuters regarding the effects of European carbon trading schemes in sports cars manufacture.

Makers of sports car such as Lamborghini, Porsche, Fiat (which also makes Ferrari and Maserati), and Aston Martin are claiming that they should be excluded in the European Union's new rules to cut carbon dioxide emissions from new cars to an average of 120 grams per km by 2012 from the current average of around 160 grams.

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