BMW's moves stall small engine plant

Woodyard, Michael
April 2000
Automotive News;4/10/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5869, p17
Trade Publication
Discusses the impact of Bayerische Motoren Werke AG's (BMW) sale of its Rover vehicle line on production at Tritec Motors Ltd.'s engine plant in Brazil. Rescheduling of initial production to summer of 2001; Tritec's production of motors for BMW Mini and the European version of the Chrysler Neon; Tritec as a 50-50 joint venture of DaimlerChrysler and BMW.


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