Billions more for car industry

At the "Car Summit", the Federal Government promises further support on the way to more climate-friendly mobility.

Neue Milliarden für Autobranche
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Berlin (dpa) - Extra purchase incentives for electric cars until 2025, new subsidies for cleaner lorries, more electric filling stations: in the midst of the Corona crisis, the state is giving the German car industry a further boost to help it transition towards more climate-friendly vehicles. At a summit meeting between Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU) and industry representatives on Tuesday evening, the German government pledged an additional three billion euros.