Detroit auto dealers, shifting to Indian auto manufacturer
|Two Detroit auto dealers, among the thousands eliminated by Chrysler, are shifting to Indian auto manufacturer Mahindra & Mahindra’s pickups, starting this Fall. |
According to Autoblog: “The Indian truck manufacturer is sweeping in to sign up recently booted Chrysler dealers to sell their fuel efficient diesel pickups. Mahindra is hoping to soon have 300 dealers online and ready to sell the inexpensive trucks …. The experienced, ready-for-business Chrysler dealerships are like a gift placed in (its) lap.”
Mahindra’s plans to offer a small SUV in fall 2010 with a price tag of under $15,000.