European comeback

Henry, Jim
May 1999
Automotive News;5/24/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5820, p12n
Trade Publication
Reports on the growing sales performance by European carmakers in the United States. Offer of affordable products; Use of United States-based design and input from United States customers and dealers; Growing sales by Mercedes-Benz, Bayerische Motoren Werke and Volkswagen. INSET: Mercedes embraces U.S. culture.


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