Cadillac steers toward right-hand drive

Guilford, Dave
October 2003
Automotive News Europe;10/20/2003, Vol. 8 Issue 20, p20
Trade Publication
Reports on the plan of General Motors' automobile brand Cadillac to approve right-hand-drive versions of new vehicles, as of October 2003. Objective of the plan; Sales of right-hand-drive cars in 2002; Countries opposing the move.


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