Karmann GmbH will install a subassembly line at Nissan Motor Co. Ltd.'s Sunderland, U.K., plant to produce folding hardtop systems for the Nissan Micra coupe-cabriolet that goes into production in autumn 2005. Nissan will build up the car on the same line as the standard Micra hatchbacks, then send the cars off-line to a separate area of final assembly where workers will fit the roof module and trunk deck. Nissan will launch output of cabriolet version of Micra in 2005. Nissan ...
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