TURIN – In a world where auto makers are desperate to expand into every last niche, many lack the resources, people-power or expertise to create and build comparatively low-volume models in-house. No wonder the out-sourcing of design, engineering and assembly is one of the auto industry's great growth areas. There are a few companies that provide the expertise to design, engineer and produce a car. They are Italy’s Bertone SpA, the U.K.’s Group Lotus and TWR Inc. – and that’s it. ...

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