Volvo is boldly boasting that it will prevent having to pay any CO2 associated fines in 2020.
While other producers battle to get their normal CO2 beneath the EU target of 95g/km (which even now applies in the British isles article-Brexit) to prevent fines, Volvo is self-assured that its normal will be beneath that figure.
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From this year, car makers have to achieve an normal CO2 figure for all cars they provide of beneath 95g/km. For every g/km above that target, producers threat penalties that could operate into hundreds of thousands of Euros. However, Volvo says that the mixture of plug-in Recharge versions and mild hybrids that it is really rolling out throughout its selection suggests that it will prevent any fines.
Speaking to Auto Categorical, Mattias Bergland, Senior Supervisor, Propulsion Approach, mentioned: “We are not planning to pay out any fines. We’re