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Old 02-20-2014, 02:50 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Pandaf View Post
For 3000 euro more you get another 1.2 but with 98 hp rated at 4.1 l/100 km.
Is that the supercharged Micra?

As usual, we only get the largest displacement engine option in North America.

I suspect they've run the numbers: if they brought over the smaller engine (which would be used only in this car), it would increase cost and decrease sales to the point of not making it worthwhile to do.
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