VIENNA – Iran Khodro Diesel, the commercial-vehicle arm of Iran’s largest vehicle maker Iran Khodro, will start assembly of Mercedes E-Class cars in late September, company sources confirm. The first version to be assembled likely will be the Mercedes E320. Iranian police will get first batch of locally built E-Class cars. “In the first (Iranian) year (beginning and ending in March), we will make 2,000 cars, and from the next year the number will increase to 5,000 per annum,” Iran ...

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