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 organization of the award "European Car of the Year" revealed on Monday (3) that the winner of the 2014 edition is the Peugeot 308. The hatch of the French automaker earned 307 points in the poll, ahead of the electric BMW i3 (223) and Tesla Model S (216).
The production version of the Cactus C4 was revealed by Citroen on Wednesday (5). According to the brand, it is a "real alternative to traditional hatchbacks", focusing on design, comfort and cost savings for the owner.