AMSTERDAM — Mitsubishi Motors Corp. finalizes plans to purchase Volvo Car Corp.'s 50% stake in Netherlands Car B.V., the automakers' joint venture in the Netherlands, for US$130 million. Mitsubishi will continue to operate at the plant with DaimlerChrysler AG, which holds a 34% stake in the Japanese automaker. The companies plan to build vehicles off a joint small-car platform, including DC's Smart car and a vehicle for Mitsubishi, codenamed the “Z Car.” Additionally, truckmaker AB Volvo ...
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