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Old 10-06-2012, 11:04 PM   #95
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Originally Posted by troidus View Post
It's not a matter of making money, it's that they bill themselves as a luxury-only brand here and don't want to dilute their marketing message. Mercedes does the same thing. No A-series here, no cloth seats, no manual windows, etc.
Interesting point. So it comes down to positioning themselves as luxury only. Too bad because those small engines are efficient and extremely economical.
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