Originally Posted by chriszeh
I feel like some of these companies, particularly ferrari, and a few others should have an exemption for a while at least from the impending regulatory changes.
In some cases they do, and in other cases they may just pay the fines and pass it to the customers. However, fines are probably going to keep going up; at some point it becomes impractical. Plus, the court of public opinion can be strong. When everyone else is building more efficient cars, you don't want to send the message that you don't care.