DaimlerChrysler's Smart sets cut-rate German model


FRANKFURT, Feb 21 (Reuters) - DaimlerChrysler will offer a cut-rate German version of its four-seat Smart ForFour model as part of its drive to expand the loss-making Smart brand's product portfolio, the company said on Monday. The limited edition "ForFour Pure" model goes on sale in Germany next week for 10,990 euros ($14,350) including value added tax, the German-American carmaker said in a statement. That is 2,000 euros less than the cheapest model now available. The special deal ...

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