Will electric cars just be niche vehicles?

Article from Jean-Marc Vittori editorial writer for “Les Echos” All-electric cars – vehicles of the future? Yes, if we ignore the limitations on battery production and the supply and transmission of clean electricity. Of course, progress is possible… if you are prepared to invest a lot of time and money. The car of tomorrow will … Continued

EURO 6 EMISSION STANDARD: What is this about?

In 2017 the focus is on standards and rules relating to the environment and pollution. And, unsurprisingly, much of the discussions have centred on road vehicles. The result has been the creation of a new standard, Euro 6c, which came into force on 1 September 2017. This standard applies mostly to the automobile industry and requires manufacturers … Continued

What is the SCR system?

253 million… This is the number of cars on the European roads today1. Quite impressive isn’t it? This really shows how important the car is for in our today’s life. 3% of these 253 million (i.e. 7.59 million) are new cars sold in 2015 and out of these, 49% were diesel cars. As you probably … Continued

Do you really know what AdBlue® is?

First, let’s explain what really AdBlue® is… AdBlue® is a liquid, clear solution which consists of pure water and automotive urea (32,5%). AdBlue® is injected into the exhaust gasses of a diesel powered engine to reduce the emissions of nitrogen oxides (NOx) in combination with SCR (Selective Catalyst Reduction) technology. In the heat of the … Continued