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Audi to make decision on Brazil plant in 2013


Audi will decide next year whether to start making cars in Brazil again, following BMW's plans for a new plant in the country and rumours that Acura and Infiniti are on the way. According to Audi Brasil boss Leandro Radomile, the project is in its initial phase, with nothing defined yet. Audi's easiest option would be to adapt one of Volkswagen's ...
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GM, Peugeot Citroen may build car factory in Brazil
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Fiat executive: Brazil car sales to rise 3 to 5 percent in 2012
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