I. LILLO / M. STUBER
...carried out by SUR, talking to members of the industry in the province, the reason for the decline appears to be down to a number of factors. Will diesel be scrapped? Will electric cars triumph? Other reasons include fears over job security, growing lack ... of interest among younger generations in having a car and also a fall in birthrate. The decline is also being put down to improvements in public transport, more people using bikes or electric scooters and new online services, such as renting mopeds ... It doesn't make sense." Oliva called for the government to incentivise people to change their cars, as happened in the past. "They don't have to be electric. A 2019 petrol engine gives off 30 per cent less than ten years ago."