It is a Thursday morning in may, saved by the holidays, and bridges. Two hours before the opening of one of the centers of technical control of Meaux, in the Seine-et-Marne, they are already about a dozen motorists to wait. The presence of a crowd ” mind-blowing “, according to an employee of the center, ” not sai[t] more where to give head.” And that is observed in France since the beginning of the year, causing an increase of 61 % of the appointment in the approved centres for the month of April alone.
The reason for this rush, so suddenly ? The arrival of a new control technique, which is effective Sunday, may 20. Explanations of this new version of the exam automobile, compulsory since 1992 in France, that must pass each year of 25.4 million light-duty vehicles in the 6-300 technical inspection centres or approved.
Why the control technique does it ?