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(Reuters) - Porsche’s Croatian partner Rimac will go public in 2022 and soon take over the luxury carmaker Bugatti, Manager Magazin reported on Wednesday.
The company is aiming for a valuation of around 5 billion euros ($6.06 billion), the magazine reported, citing sources close to the matter.
Together with Porsche, Rimac will soon also take over Bugatti, which will be brought into a joint venture with Rimac holding 55% and Porsche 45% of the shares, Manager Magazin reported.
No-one at Volkswagen or at Porsche was immediately available to comment on the report.
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Reporting by Zuzanna Szymanska in Gdansk
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