BMW in no hurry to import Rovers

Henry, Jim
January 2000
Automotive News;1/24/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5858, p32
Trade Publication
Features Wolfgang Ziebart, management board member for research, development and purchasing at car company Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (BMW). Company's plan not to bring Rover Group passenger cars to the United States; Ziebart's advice to companies planning to merge.


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