(Recasts and adds details throughout) DETROIT, Sept 25 (Reuters) -DaimlerChrysler AG's Chrysler Group aims to finalize by the end of this year a partner to build and launch a subcompact car, Chief Executive Tom LaSorda said on Monday. LaSorda, speaking to the Automotive Press Association in Detroit, also said the company has not ruled out China as an export hub for the new car. "We know we can't do it alone," he said. "The capital expense alone would be very high." Chrysler currently ...
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