VIENNA — BMW AG reportedly is considering building the new small sport/utility vehicle (SUV) X3 at the Steyr-Daimler-Puch Fahrzeugtechnik (SFT) plant. SFT is owned by Magna International. While BMW has confirmed negotiations with SFT, no decision has been made, although an agreement on the production site could be forthcoming next month. The production volume of the BMW X3 is expected to target 60,000 to 80,000 units a year. SFT produces four DaimlerChrysler AG vehicles — Mercedes ...
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