TITLE

Mercedes brings diesel back to U.S

AUTHOR(S)
Ostle, Dorothee
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Automotive News;3/25/2002, Vol. 76 Issue 5976, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the plans of Mercedes-Benz to offer a diesel engine in the market in the U.S. Preparations of the company on the reaction of the customers toward the product; Difficulty in making diesels; Percentage of cars to be equipped with diesel engines.
ACCESSION #
6503509

 

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