Blog: Dave LeggettVW's Project 249 Fox

Dave Leggett | 28 August 2003

VW's new small car from Project 249 will be called the Fox and our Brazilian correspondent, Rogerio Louro, has obtained pictures of it. Looks pretty good and definitely proportioned to be more substantial and offer more utility than the Lupo. Should do better in some emerging markets as an entry-level VW than the outgoing Lupo ever could. Fox needs to be cheap, but building it in Brazil should help out there. It will also raise VW's rate of capacity utilisation down there.


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