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Dave Leggett | 17 January 2006

I think I said in here a while back that, for Volkswagen, cosying up to Proton made little sense. Good to see they took my advice and backed off. Tough times ahead at Proton though, that’s for sure. Even old friend and ex-partner Mitsubishi Motor has said it does not want a manufacturing partnership with Proton. That’s a bit of a kick in the teeth, but it could be that MMC is holding off for a better deal later in the year when Proton finds itself in even direr straits. 

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