VW delays upset Galaxy's launch plan

Wernle, Bradford
May 2000
Automotive News;5/1/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5872, p48
Trade Publication
Reports on the delay in the start of production for Ford's Galaxy due to Volkswagen's (VW) decision to redesign its Sharan at a plant in Palmela, Portugal, formerly owned by Ford. Scheduled launching of the VW Sharan in the British market; Postponement in Ford's plans for the Galaxy because VW intended to launch its version first; Failure to reach an agreement on whether their minivans should be shown in Geneva.


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