VIENNA — Pilot production of the popular PT Cruiser begins in Austria with Job One scheduled for mid-July. DaimlerChrysler AG's Eurostar Automobilwerk GmbH & Co. KG plant will build the vehicle at its facility in Graz. Some 18,000 units will be produced this year, with 50,000 units annually to follow in 2002. The Chrysler Voyager minivan also is built at the plant. Eurostar has separate body-in-white areas for each vehicle, which then converge to be finished on the same line. ...
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