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Volkswagen aims for 10 million sold cars in 2014


As the Volkswagen Group last year increased its sales by 4.9 % to reach record 9.73 million vehicles delivered, it now expects 2014 to top the 10 million mark. As it struggles to eventually overcome Toyota and become the world’s biggest automaker, Volkswagen – which is Europe’s biggest automaker – contended in 2013 to snatch in a narrow win the No.2 ...
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Spanish car manufacturer SEAT is celebrating an important landmark in its history this month: the 20th anniversary of the official opening of the Martorell production facility. Before the inauguration of the ...
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