* German deal to rescue Opel criticised by some * Economy Minister opposed rescue, offered to resign * Conservatives fear more handouts By Erik Kirschbaum BERLIN, May 31 (Reuters) - A government-orchestrated rescue of struggling carmaker Opel has opened divisions in Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative alliance only four months before Germany's federal election. The 11th-hour deal to save Opel from the looming bankruptcy of U.S. parent General Motors was agreed in Merkel's ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"Tensions rise in Merkel's coalition over Opel rescue" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:
All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
• Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
• Historical data and much more!
For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone: (248) 799-2642
Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.