Sharing your S-Class?
Smart product manager Rouven Remp said the city car brand is better suited than its owner, Mercedes, to execute a car sharing scheme – which it will launch early next year. He said, joking: “If you would ask me personally, I think you’d be rather reluctant to share your S-Class. With a Smart, it’s a bit easier.”
Is 3D-printing the future?
Divergent 3D, a California-based tech firm that displayed a 3D-printed car at the LA motor show, has done a technology exploration deal with PSA Group chief Carlos Tavares. Divergent 3D CEO Kevin Czinger said the process removes 50% of chassis weight and 75% of parts.