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Hyundai and Kia turn to BMW executive in performance push


Hyundai and its affiliate Kia seem to have serious performance plans as the South Korean automakers have secured the services of Albert Biermann, formerly the top engineer for BMW's M performance cars and SUVs. Biermann has been named as the South Korean automakers' executive vice president, the second-biggest foreign top manager, behind only the Group’s design chief Peter Schreyer, which also ...
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