Lagardere in talks with Pininfarina over car unit


PARIS, June 25 (Reuters) - France's Lagardere Group SCA said on Wednesday it was in advanced talks with Italian car designer Pininfarina to sell parts of its Matra Autombile car assembly unit. Lagardere, which in February announced it was closing Matra, said in a statement it was in negotiations to sell the unit's engineering, experimentation and prototype assets to Pininfarina. It said several industrial players from France and abroad had expressed interest but that Pininfarina's bid ...

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