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post #3 of (permalink) Old 09-29-2006, 11:26 AM
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There was a manufacturing plant in SA. The local laws were cars had to have a certain amount of local content and it was mainly a weight factor that was used for calculation. So heavy, expensive, items like motors, gearboxes, axles were imported but there was definately local tooling and assembly. Info I heard (cannot remember how accurate it is) was it was the only Alfa manufacturer outside Italy. I stand corrected on that point.

And on the 7th day, he made Alfas....

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