ESZTERGOM, Hungary – Magyar Suzuki Rt. builds its 500,000th vehicle, a red Wagon R+, at its facility here. The plant, which began production in 1992, built 85,105 vehicles in 2001. It currently makes the Suzuki Swift small car, the Swift-based Subaru Justy 4-wheel drive and the Suzuki Wagon R+ microvan. Magyar Suzuki expects to produce 83,000 cars this year, with 60% earmarked for export. Starting midyear, all cars made at the Esztergom-based plant will have Euro 3 engines. A new model ...
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