Mercedes-Benz inking a deal with luxury carmaker Le Mans to develop its own luxury sports car

A deal between luxury carmakers Mercedes-Benzes luxury brand and Le Mans-based racing-related company Maserati has taken shape.The German automaker has signed a deal to develop the next-generation Mercedes-Le Mans sports car, the company announced Wednesday.The Le Mans program is aimed at developing and manufacturing Le Mans cars for global markets.Mercedes-Maserati CEO Ulrich Hahn said the …