LONDON — Mazda Motor Corp. will use Ford Motor Co.'s Valencia Vehicle Operations plant in Almussafes, Spain, as its source for a new European small car. The Japanese automaker will begin production in early 2003. Initial capacity will be about 40,000 vehicles annually but could expand to 100,000. The B-segment vehicle most likely will be based on Ford's new Fiesta, which will be unveiled later this year and also will be built at the plant. Mazda will use Ford engines and transmissions in ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"Mazda to build small cars in Spain" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:
All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
• Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
• Historical data and much more!
For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone: (248) 799-2642
Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.