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Old 12-04-2009, 12:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Another chapter closes in Geo Metro history: GM buys out Suzuki's % of CAMI factory

So, who cares?

But how often do you get to read about Metros in the business pages?

GM takes ownership of CAMI car plant - The Globe and Mail

"General Motors Co. and Suzuki Motor Corp. have agreed to end their auto-making joint venture in Canada, with Suzuki selling its 50-per-cent stake in Ontario's Cami Automotive Inc., plant."

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The factory has so far produced more than 2.3 million vehicles, including small cars such as the Chevy Metro, Suzuki Swift and Pontiac Firefly. It began making mid-size sport-utility vehicles in 2004.

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Old 12-04-2009, 12:54 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Does that mean Suzuki will stop selling rebadged GM owned Daewoos as Swifts in Canada? I can only dream of seeing the real Swift being offerred in Canada.
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Too bad. I still think Metros are a better answer than hybrids for many.

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