DaimlerChrysler Corp. wins a $2.6 million tax break in return for a $97.4 million investment in its Warren, MI, Dodge City assembly complex. The plant, which currently makes Dakota/Ram pickups, needs new tooling for a forthcoming vehicle, DCC says. • Kia Motors Corp. opens nine dealerships in Michigan this week; five in the Detroit area, three in Grand Rapids and one in Lansing. • General Motors Corp. announces plans to begin producing hybrid diesel-electric transit buses. • ...

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