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Audi plans to conduct 17 launches in 2014, including new models and reestiliza??es, and advance the production of an electric version of the R8 sports car, aiming to gain traction against rival BMW.
The first is the promotion of Issao Mizoguchi to one of the heads of the company's worldwide operations post. The Brazilian, who is currently president of Moto Honda da Amazonia and senior vice president of Honda South America, will be the first non-Japanese executive to take such a post.
BMW started production of a new line of performance cars in 2013, in order to insert it between the models "M" and conventional. Now, Oliver Ganser, manager of Product Strategy of the brand in North America, gave details of the models in an interview with Automotive News.
Ford will increase the production capacity of pickup trucks F-Series Super Duty. The automaker will invest $ 80 million in its plant in Louisville, Kentucky.
After several postponements, Ford finally defined the arrival of the fifth generation of the Mondeo (Fusion, here) to the European market. According to Auto Express website, the sedan will go on sale on the continent in the fourth quarter of 2014, with initial price in the UK, 15,500 pounds.
A version Input 7 Series BMW, 720i called, appeared in the German company's website, but was soon taken down. Earlier this week BMW introduced a diesel-powered version of the United Nations, called 740Ld Xdrive, and now it seems that the manufacturer has prepared a more affordable variant of its flagship in Germany.