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Interview: Michel Forissier, R&D Director, Valeo

French supplier Valeo believes the diesel passenger car market is set to tumble in coming years, but the commercial vehicle segment will offer continued opportunity, at least for the next decade or so. By Freddie Holmes

Diesel’s share in the global new light vehicle market could fall significantly over the next decade, according to French Tier 1 Valeo, which is heavily involved in CO2 and pollutant emissions reduction technologies.

In its home market, diesel shares in new light vehicle sales have indeed taken a sizeable drop when considering it has historically been a poster child for diesel in Europe. Research from…

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