EU Environmental Rules Could Hurt German Automakers


New rules that go into effect 2012 could severe­ly ham­per Germany’s pres­tige automak­ers. Per­for­mance cars will have a more dif­fi­cult time achiev­ing new CO2 lim­its than their com­peti­tors. Japan­ese automak­ers could receive a boost for the new reg­u­la­tions. Ger­man politi­cians have raised objec­tions.