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Volkswagen and Renault-Nissan, top gainers from modular platforms


The MQB platform from the Volkswagen Group, launched on the 7th Golf generation seems to be the best solution out of all the modular options launched by car manufacturers, according to HIS Automotive analysts. In 2020, the car analysts are expecting the auto global market to have sold 27.8 million vehicles, a significant increase compared to this year’s estimates of 19.2 ...
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