AUTOSHOW-Korean makers in fast lane in tough Europe car market

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By Chang-Ran Kim and Kim Kyoung-wha PARIS/SEOUL, Sept 24 (Reuters) - Korean car makers are set to continue zooming through the pack in the sluggish European market as they roll out more cars in untapped segments to emerge from their fringe status and challenge dominant local stalwarts. Hyundai Motor Co. , its affiliate Kia Motors Corp. and GM Daewoo are still small players in Western Europe with a combined market share of 3.9 percent in the year to date, but are enjoying double-digit ...

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