30 Mar '17, 12pm

Mercedes, Audi Plan To Bring More Electric Cars To Market Sooner

Mercedes, led by Dieter Zetsche, owner of the grandest mustache in the auto business, says it is accelerating its electric car plans. Instead of having 10 models in showrooms by 2025, it now plans to do so by 2022. The three year difference is what happens when the Tesla Model S starts outselling the mighty Mercedes S Class . Moving the timetable forward will require a “fundamental” shift in the company’s business model and require an investment of $10,000,000 according to Daimler Chairman Manfred Bischoff, who addressed a shareholders meeting in Berlin on Wednesday,

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