KirchMedia bankrupt

April 2002
AutoWeek;4/15/2002, Vol. 52 Issue 16, p40
Trade Publication
Reports the filing of KirchMedia for bankruptcy in Munich, Germany. Application to the Bavarian regional court; Liquidation of KirchMedia assets; Threats of automobile manufacturers regarding the formulation of racing teams.


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