DaimlerChrysler AG’s Smart, a unit of the Mercedes Car Group, says the cross/utility vehicle it will launch in the U.S. in 2006 will be called the Formore. Smart CUV to be called Formore. The 4-wheel-drive Formore, also to be launched in other key markets in 2006, will be built at DaimlerChrysler’s Juiz de Fora, Brazil, plant. DC says it will sell half the 60,000 units the plant can produce in the U.S. (See related story: Smart to Develop Unique CUV Platform, Retail Experience) ...

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