TITLE

D/C Smart sales shine bright in Italy

AUTHOR(S)
Ciferri, Luca
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;1/17/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5857, p41Z
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks into the sales prospects for the Smart car of DaimlerChrysler in Europe. Sales success in Italy; Mercedes-Benz Italia's takeover of Smart distribution in April 2000; Marketing strategy used in Italia for the Smart car.
ACCESSION #
2738335

 

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