Luxury carmakers battle to impress Russian buyers


By Christiaan Hetzner MOSCOW, Aug 28 (Reuters) - The Russian luxury car market may be one of the most coveted but companies like BMW , Daimler's Mercedes-Benz or Audi have to fight hard to win over wealthy, young and fickle buyers. The three German automakers dominate the global market for luxury cars, yet they are finding the strength of their brands is not enough to guarantee sales in Russia, where incomes are soaring. "Russia is one of the hardest-fought luxury markets in the ...

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