MUMBAI – General Motors India Ltd. plans to bring to market a third, still unnamed small car in 2008. The Chevy Aveo U-VA hatchback was launched in 2006 and the Spark minicar in 2007. The new car may be positioned between the two. Additionally, a 1.0L common-rail diesel engine, based on Fiat Automobiles SpA multiject technology, will be sourced from GM India’s new Talegaon plant near Pune in 2009 and may power the small cars at that time. For more than a decade, General Motors Corp.’s ...
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