TITLE

Mercedes shop adds a race-car touch

AUTHOR(S)
Chappell, Lindsay
PUB. DATE
August 1999
SOURCE
Automotive News;8/30/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5835, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the success of Mercedes-AMG GmbH in developing customized cars with race-like features. Development of the first factory-authorized Mercedes C36 model; DaimlerChrysler AG's purchase of Mercedes-AMG's controlling interest; Production and release of the ML55 AMG sports-utility vehicle.
ACCESSION #
2251867

 

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