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 motor racing fans are ecstatic today (4), with the launches at the Geneva show, the models 919 and 911 RSR Hybrid, which will contest the 2014 WEC (World Endurance Championship) season in LMP1 category and GTs, respectively.
Renault stopped production of the Fluence ZE , which was manufactured in Bursa, Turkey. Introduced in 2010, the electric version of Renault Fluence turned out to be a big failure for the French automaker, since apparently only 3,500 units of the model were sold.