Mercedes-Benz is considering launching a compact roadster in its range. According to Auto Evolution website, the German automaker could insert the new model, previously called SLA, just below the already consolidated SLK.
The Jaguar XE small sedan was spotted in winter testing on an ice rink on Tuesday (11). The model will be direct opponent of the Audi A4, the BMW 3 Series and Mercedes-Benz C-Class, and should reach the market in 2015 with a four-door version.
Some of the future plans of the Audi were revealed in new technical patents. The new technologies include the German manufacturer integrated with quattro system and special aerodynamic wheels alloy, which can go into production in the coming years electric motor.