The top stories from Automotive News Europe's June 9, 1998 edition - and how they developed.
Five years ago
The emerging sportwagon segment could be significant, said Rick Wagoner, president of GM North American Operations. "What we're clearly going to see is a fragmentation in the sport-utility market," Wagoner said.
The sport-utility joint venture between Volkswagen and Porsche is code-named Colorado.
Renault Chairman Louis Schweitzer sees a future for a specific, basic car that could be sold for around $4,000 to $6,000.
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