The EBC appreciates the success of the harmonisation originating from the EU-Japan EPA. This is nothing short of a success. Following this positive step, the EBC hopes that for new technologies, such as automated and connected driving, safety standards, electric and alternative fuel vehicles this will continue. It is important that the momentum is not lost.


  • To continue on the harmonisation work so that new technologies do not risk running into the need of double-testing or in worse case scenario not being able to be introduced to the market