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 World Car of The Year award - 2014 (Car of the Year - 2014) released the list of finalists in all categories evaluated. The winners will be announced in the next edition of the Hall of New York, whose opening happens at the end of March.
Vehicles with front wheel drive is the new challenge from BMW for the global market. Speaking to Autocar website, Herbert Diess, Chief Development Company, confirmed that, adding BMW and MINI, will be 15 models with such a system.