TITLE

Sebring, Galant to share platform

AUTHOR(S)
Kranz, Rick
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Automotive News;3/5/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5919, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plan of Mitsubishi and Chrysler to share platform in 2004 for the 2005 model year for Chrysler's Sebring and Dodge Stratus and Mitsubishi models Montero Sport sport utility, Galant sedan and the replacement for the Eclipse coupe. Possible inclusion of the Dodge Neon in the platform-sharing agreement.
ACCESSION #
4192662

 

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