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Press Releases from ACEM The Motorcycle Industry in Europe (2 total)

Motorcycle industry calls for lead-time and calendar rationalisation for the fea …

According to ACEM, only a pragmatic consideration of the required lead-time will ensure the proper implementation of the new regulation with minimum impact on the sector and consumers. Press release: Yesterday during a public hearing in Brussels the European Parliament discussed the new type-approval regulation of L-category vehicles (motorcycles, scooters, tricycles, on-road quads and mini-cars). The Members of ACEM, the European Motorcycle Manufacturers Association, laid out why the new Regulation on

European Commission fails to consider specificity of the vehicles and appropriat …

According to ACEM, the main approach taken by the European Commission appears sound, but the specificity of the vehicles and appropriate lead-time have not always been properly considered – many crucial technical points remain open. Yesterday, the European Commission adopted a long anticipated proposal on new type-approval of L-category vehicles. This proposal makes provisions on many different safety and environmental requirements for a wide range of vehicles such as two- or