TITLE

Volkswagen kills plan to build world car in China

AUTHOR(S)
Weernink, Wim Oude; Ostle, Dorothee
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
Automotive News;7/2/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5937, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Volkswagen AG's cancellation of its plans to build a small, entry-level world car in China. Negative results of feasibility studies in the Chinese market; Production of Polo subcompact car in Shanghai, China, in place of the world car.
ACCESSION #
4828957

 

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