The top stories from Automotive News Europe's February 16, 1998 edition - and how they developed.
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Daewoo Motor Co. is prepared to sell part of the company to General Motors. "It's safe to say Daewoo wants and needs money from a deal," said auto analyst Kim Yong-Tae. "And GM wants a production base in Asia, a beachhead for China and the region."
Peugeot will emphasize fun and innovation when it unveils a new concept car at the Geneva auto show next month. Peugeot will introduce a coupe-convertible prototype, the Two-Oh-Heart, based on the 206 supermini that will debut in Paris in October.
The Pronto Cruizer is the first concept that Chrysler has built for a European auto show in 10 years. The three-door, retro-styled coupe will appear at Geneva next month.
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