The manufacturer explains this by updating the lineup. DS decided to stop the production of poorly-sold hatchbacks of the Quartet and the Five. Note that last year the sales volume of DS 4 was 11 746 units. For comparison, the most sold model of this class - the Volkswagen Golf - 170 431 sold car, and the more expensive Lexus CT 200 last year had 8 419 sales. With the DS 5 model, the picture is even worse - 5,738 in 2017. In general, brand sales last year fell by 38.5%. Production of models was carried out at the French factory PSA Group in Mulhouse. True, the company said that the departure of these models from the assembly line was planned for 2018. The reason for this was not sluggish sales of hatchbacks, but part of the planned plan, which also provides for the debut of a new...
True, the Czech manufacturer uses the current model as a mule. (more…)
German engineering firm Schaeffler used the charged sedan Audi RS3 as a basis for the construction of the electric prototype 4ePerformance. For the car developed a new aerodynamic body kit with extended wheel arches, and the stock 2.5-liter turbo engine was replaced by four electric motors from the Formula E. (more…)
BMW partially disclosed information about the electric drone iNEXT, which is scheduled to be launched in 2021. According to one of the top managers of the brand, it will be a crossover. In the model range, it will be located on the step above the model iX3, reports Automotive News. (more…)
The Netherlands company RemetzCar has built an electric limousine on the Tesla Model S. It is assumed that in the future a limited batch of such cars will be produced (more…)
The Czech company has produced an armored estate with a modernized suspension, brakes and wheels. (more…)