Iran state automakers eye Britain's MG Rover

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TEHRAN, April 22 (Reuters) - Two of Iran's state-owned auto manufacturers are considering buying MG Rover, the last major British-owned car manufacturer which collapsed this month, the semi-official ISNA student news agency said on Friday. The 100-year-old carmaker, which once made the iconic Mini and the Land Rover, stopped production after failing to secure a rescue deal with China's Shanghai Automotive Industry Corp. "Iran Khodro and SAIPA are considering taking over Britain's Rover," ...

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