VIENNA – ZAO Avtotor, the Russian assembler of BMW AG, General Motors Corp. and Kia Motors Corp. vehicles, will launch output of the new BMW 3-Series in the second quarter. “Assembly of the new 3-Series will start in April or May,” says Christian Kremer, managing director of BMW’s Russian import subsidiary, OOO BMW Russland Trading. Avtovor built 2,449 BMWs in 2004. Avtotor built 2,449 BMW 3-, 5- and 7-Series cars from semi-knocked-down kits last year. Output of the ...

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