Corona, shocked the auto industry: factories connected, the demand went down in the basement. In Germany there is a discussion of a car scrappage scheme - was kindled for the purchase of Burners. Most recently, the Federal government postponed the decision to Auto-promotion. Now the EU Commission to take the matter in Hand.
The "Süddeutsche Zeitung" quoted an internal paper of the Commission with proposals for an economic stimulus and climate change program in the transport. Apparently, the EU wants to promote-Commission to 2022 "clean cars" financially - a total of 20 billion euros. For comparison: For the German environmental bonus, the Federal government provides for only 600 million euros. Opel Corsa-e in the Test: a Comfortable small car with lots of assistance systems PCP Opel Corsa-e in the Test: a Comfortable small car with lots of assistance systems
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writes The money for the EU's Bonus will come from programs "from two already existing EU, so it is not directly from the reconstruction packages are being discussed," the newspaper. Nevertheless, the promotion was not planned far from finished. For example, a Definition of eligible "clean cars lack". In the German discussion on the Abrwackprämie the auto industry had requested the least funding for Diesel and gasoline that meet the new Euro 6 exhaust standard d.dispute over funding requirements: EU funds for nitro SUVs?
Germany is promoting so far with electric Autos, Plug-In Hybrid and hydrogen drive. At the beginning of the year, the Federal government increased the previous environmental bonus for vehicles up to 40,000 Euro net list price to 50 percent. For more Expensive there since then, 25 per cent more. The German E-car promotion in Detail:
- E-cars under 40,000 euros are subsidised with 6000 Euro . For Plug-In Hybrids under 40,000 euros, there are 4500 Euro instead of the former 3000 euros in funding.
- For E-cars with a list price of about 40,000 euros, the subsidy for pure electric cars at € 5000. For Plug-in Hybrids in this price range in the case of € 4,000 .
- Used electric cars are promoted with € 5000 , used Plug-In Hybrid with 3750 Euro . The Pre must not be more gone than 12 months and not more than 15,000 kilometers or once a BAFA grant received. Here, the Auto-Newsletter
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The EU Commission does not want to enforce with the support package of climate targets in the transport, but also the automotive industry miss out on a cash injection. "The EU is the second largest car manufacturer in the world after China" - quoted by the Süddeutsche Zeitung, the Commission paper. Also China is pumping now again billions in electric mobility. The Chinese government wants to extend its current subsidies and tax exemptions for electric vehicles and simultaneously to reduce the VAT on the sale of used cars - not just electric cars, but also gasoline will benefit but. In addition, the electro-promotion from time step completely; manufacturers have to meet certain quotas.
Also, investments in new drive technologies wants to promote the EU is strong financially stronger. Up to 60 billion euros were planned, writes the Süddeutsche Zeitung. The Expansion of the electric car-charging infrastructure should be promoted. By 2025, in the EU, two million charging points for E-cars. Another 40 billion will flow in the rail.
This article was written by Moritz Diethelm
*The contribution of "100 billion promotion: Now comes the EU-premium for the electric car & Co." published by EFAHRER.com. Contact with the executives here.EFAHRER.com Updated Date: 21 May 2020, 18:27