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Jan 21
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DS is 12 years old and has been a standalone brand for 7 years with only two models available last year still managed to outsell Alfa Romeo in Europe (not sure about the whole world). Read more

Jan 19
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It’s still based on the same design but it definitely looks better and more modern, especially the interior and the doors are making it way more usable and less basic :

Jan 19
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Re-branding would not help, enthusiasts who would buy a muscle car would want the real deal and the price of the gas and CO2 taxation would still be a deterrent. Read more

Jan 19
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I think that the marketing on the Alfas was very bad and i don’t remember seeing any car of the group having a race car version lately. Read more

Jan 19
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In 2019, they sold about as much as Citroën in Europe which was like 78% of what Opel sold and 65% of what Peugeot sold. Read more

Jan 19
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Most of the Jeep in Europe are the rebadged FIATs like the Compass which is produced in Italy.

Jan 19
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DS sold more cars in Europe than Alfa Romeo last year and is on a upward trend while Alfa is not and it’s cars are all based on common platforms used by most of the PSA group while the Alfa models are using their own platform (and thus cost more). Read more

Jan 19
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The 500 has just been replaced by an all new model on a new platform but it’s now only electric but won’t come to the US which now only has the 500X.

Jan 14
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I don’t see them depreciate excessively : Old models are definitely not cheap (more expensive than 911s of the same era) ; the new models are very appreciated for their driving qualities and probably among the last fun lightweight ICE sportscar to exist, are a unique model on a unique platform and they have an aluminiu Read more

Jan 14
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But unfortunately, 95% of the people saying that will then say “i will wait for a manual”.

Jan 14
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Yes but easier to put their mass low down and where we want to play with the balance of the chassis. Read more

Jan 14
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Why bother with the V10 when the V12 TDI was a better engine or simply the newer V8 twin turbo TDI that just went out of production since it’s not sold in the Bentayga or SQ7 anymore.

Jan 14
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There is the Megane eVision concept that has been unveiled a few months ago and would be closer to a Golf in size :

Jan 14
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While it’s only a concept at the moment, if it ends up like the Twin’run concept from 2013 that prefigured the Twingo 3, the production version could be quite close.

Jan 14
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Many news on the Renault conference from this morning about the Renaulution plan, among other things :