DETROIT — The new car assembly plant BMW AG plans to build somewhere in Europe initially will be used to assemble 3-series cars, not the new small 1-series, top executives tell Ward's Automotive International. Press reports indicate BMW favors two locations in eastern Germany and one or two Czech Republic parcels as potential sites for the new facility. Executives wouldn't hint at which if any of those may be among the front runners, but they say they want a greenfield site capable of ...

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