8 German Vehicles You have By no means Heard Of
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Melkus lasted till 1986 when Heinz Melkus and his household opened a BMW dealership in Dresden. Nonetheless, in 2006, his son Peter introduced the marque was to be reborn, and the Melkus RS 2000 went into manufacturing from 2009 to 2012 with a restrict of 25 autos per yr being constructed. It was based mostly on the unique RS 1000 style-wise, however it’s clearly a Lotus Elise underneath there and used a contemporary drivetrain, together with a 300- or 350-hp four-cylinder turbocharged engine, a light-weight physique, and a high-performance braking system.