VIENNA – Volkswagen AG plans to produce a version of the Brazilian-made Fox and a Passat-based car with Malaysia’s Proton Holdings Bhd, a subsidiary of Perusahaan Otomobil Nasional Bhd. VW also is mulling production of an emerging-markets small car for Malaysia, VW Chairman Bernd Pischetsrieder says in an interview with the German weekly magazine Focus. Version of the Passat expected to go into production at Proton. In addition to the Fox and Passat-based models, the third vehicle ...
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