Chrysler hopes parts sharing delivers 'fast winners.'

Truett, Richard
July 2001
Automotive News;7/16/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5939, p8
Trade Publication
Reports on the plans of DaimlerChrysler AG to shop the parts bins of Mercedes-Benz and Mitsubishi Motors Corp. to increase the number of common components it uses on Dodge, Chrysler and Jeep vehicles. Impact of parts sharing on costs and factory-to-market time; Changes in the group's product development methods. INSET: Zetsche creates strategy team.


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