PARIS – Nissan Motor Co. Ltd. soon will make a final decision on putting the Qashqai small cross/utility vehicle into production for European customers, says executive vice president Patrick Pelata in an interview. "Next year we launch the Note (in Europe), which we launched in Japan in January," he says, "and we expect a decision very soon about the Qashqai, the small crossover we showed in Geneva" last year. The car would launch in late 2006 or early 2007. Nissan Qashqai Concept ...

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