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European automotive industry gears up for 21st century

The European automotive industry is a major driving force of the European economy, but it is currently facing a number of pressing challenges. The recommendations of the CARS 21 High Level Group should help the sector pursue a sustainable future delivering economic growth and jobs. Cleaner alternative fuels and vehicles as well as developing more sophisticated road safety technologies and gaining better access to third markets are part of this vision leading up to 2020.