December 15, 2016 / 3:06 PM / 7 months ago

BRIEF-Sixt says merger of DriveNow and car2go not an option

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Dec 15 (Reuters) - Sixt says

* Merger of DriveNow and car2go not an option for Sixt

* Sixt owns 50 pct of DriveNow. Any merger of DriveNow with another company would need approval from Sixt

* Has no knowledge of reported takeover talks

* Manager Magazin had reported that Daimler and BMW aim to combine their car-sharing services Car2Go and DriveNow to better compete with U.S.-based ride-hailing service Uber. Further company coverage:

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