Two of the world's major automotive manufacturers plan to reduce the number of platforms for the respective ranges. According to Automotive News Europe, BMW and Mercedes-Benz site soon adopt such a policy in order to lower their costs.
The Honda Insight will no longer produce because of low sales. The brand had already informed its dealer network in November the model was discontinued in February, advising them not to accept any more requests.
Opel has released the first image of the Astra OPC Extreme Concept car which will be presented to the public in the next edition of the Geneva Motor Show in March. It is inspired in Astra OPC X-treme model displayed by the manufacturer in 2002.