BMW sales chief Ian Robertson told Bloomberg that BMW already has shifted "tens of thousands" of cars that originally were targeted for Europe to the United States and Asia this year as sales have continued to weaken considerably in BMW's home-continent market.
If the cars were already built, they would not conform to USA spec. The USA market is already saturated with BMWs. More cars? Think Toyota Camry.
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Last edited by Dave 330i; 11-01-2012 at 06:11 AM.