No Chrysler in DCX's Europe small-car plan

Ostle, Dorothee
July 2000
Automotive News;07/10/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5883, p49
Trade Publication
Reports that German car maker DaimlerChrysler has canceled plans to develop a small Chrysler brand passenger car for Europe. Decision to continue the development of a successor to the Mercedes-Benz A class scheduled for 2004; Plan to build a Smart roadster and a four-door Smart based on a Mitsubishi platform; Reasons for the cancellation decision; Sales prospects for the A class.


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