Piaggio mulling offer for Daimler's Smart -paper


FRANKFURT, Jan 22 (Reuters) - Italian scooter maker Piaggio is pondering a takeover offer for DaimlerChrylser's loss-making Smart car unit, Automotive News Europe reported, quoting sources familiar with the matter. In an article to be published on Monday, Automotive News Europe said that Goldman Sachs, on behalf of Daimler, contacted Piaggio's majority shareholder Immsi in Milan to gauge its interest in buying Smart. An Immsi spokesman told Reuters, however, that Piaggio was not looking ...

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