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Old 11th March 2009, 03:11   #1
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Well,, the near impossible seems to be happening. Daimler and BMW are coming closer together in a variety of ways - trying to do joint procurement, sharing engines, platforms (imagine a 3 series based C class!) and a lot more. These companies practically control the luxury market and their joining together must be surely giving nightmares to every other luxury maker!
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Monopoly Alert!! This bad, at this rate some day all car will feel and drive the same
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If this happens, for sure many car makers are going to have a tough time. But for the consumers,as Sahil said, All cars will feel equal.
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I son't think the cars will be feeling similar, they are joing hands to cut down the cost on various items which are similar. But I strongly believe that both the car makers will follow their DNA. And I wish the same!
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Recent negative development on Daimler - BMW deals:

REPORT: Quandt Family to Block Daimler & BMW Cross Ownership Plan - worldcarfans
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