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Pininfarina negotiates deal that may terminate electric vehicle venture with Bollore

by Eric Loveday (RSS feed) on Nov 22nd, 2010 at 5:05PM

2008 Pininfarina B0 concept, the basis for the Bluecar – Click above for high-res image gallery The pint-sized four-door car that debuted as the B0 concept at the Geneva Motor Show back in 2009 should hit the market as the electric Bluecar early next year. The battery-powered commuter, jointly developed by the French Bollore Group and the infamous Italian design house Pininfarina, has tallied 8,000 pre-orders. Of these, only 2,000 are expected to be filled in 2011. The partners target a rather optimistic production goal of 60,000 Bluecars by 2016. Thus far, Bollore built two... Read More

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