VIENNA – ZAO Avtotor, the Russian assembler that makes several brands, will add to its mix BMW AG’s X5 cross/utility vehicle and X6 sports activity coupe using semi-knocked-down kits sourced from the U.S. Avtotor already assembles the BMW 3-Series, 5-Series and X3 CUV. Christian Kremer, president of OOO BMW Russland Trading, BMW’s Moscow-based import subsidiary, says assembly of the X5 and X6 will start at Avtotor’s plant in Kaliningrad in July. Some 140 employees currently are ...

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