BMW to boost SUV capacity

Chappell, Lindsay
July 2000
Automotive News;7/3/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5882, p3
Trade Publication
Reports that BMW AG plans to expand production capacity at its assembly plant in Spartanburg County, South Carolina. Additional X5 sport utility vehicles to be built at the plant; Chairman Joachim Milberg's indication that the company wants to develop sport utility vehicles of other sizes; Divestiture of the Rover Group; Introduction of the X5 to markets in Asia and Europe.


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