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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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Rolls-Royce’s first showroom in Latin America opens in Sao Paulo
The first Rolls-Royce showroom in Latin America has opened in Sao Paulo, Brazil's largest city, on the Avenida Cidade Jardim. The showroom is operated by the Via Italia Group, Rolls-Royce Motor ...
GM and PSA Peugeot Citroen mulling joint production of small cars in Brazil
PSA Peugeot Citroen and General Motors are planning to build small cars in Brazil in a joint effort, according to a French union representative. Bruno Lemerle, a member of the CGT ...
Brazil auto sales and production reach record levels in August
Brazil car manufacturing and sales have reached record levels in August, fueled by government tax breaks. Sales rose 15.3 percent, while vehicle output increased 10.6 percent in August from July, the ...
Mercedes Benz lays off 1,500 Workers in Brazil
Daimler AG (DAI)’s Mercedes-Benz, Brazil’s second biggest truck and bus manufacturer by market share, said it’s laying off more than 10 per cent of its workforce to cope with a ...
Brazil New Car Sales Down 6.6% in February
New car - car and light truck – sales fell 6.6 percent in February and almost 9 percent (8.9%) from a year earlier as the observance of Carnival holidays likely ...
Fiat executive: Brazil car sales to rise 3 to 5 percent in 2012
Fiat Auto SpA's commercial director for Brazil said on Tuesday he expected the local car market to grow between 3 percent and 5 percen this year, if not more. The forecast ...
BMW announces new investment in Brazil plant
BMW will build a new factory in Brazil in order to meet global growing demand following record sales this year, the company's CEO announced. According to Norbert Reithofer, BMW is still ...
Brazil auto sales down 2 percent in November
Brazil auto sales recorded a 2 percent decrease in November compared with the same month last year but grew 16 percent over October. The main cause for the slowing market compared ...

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