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Old 06-26-2013, 03:58 PM
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VM Motori history

Detroit Diesel Corporation (DDC) bought VM Motori in 1995.

In 2000 the DDC was purchased by DaimlerChrysler AG.

In 2003, Penske Corporation purchased a 51% stake in VM Motori; in 2007, Penske bought the remaining 49% from DaimlerChrysler and subsequently sold 50% of it to General Motors.[1] As of 2007, both deals were awaiting European regulatory approval and the value of the deal was not known.

In September 2008, GAZ Group announced plans to purchase a 50% stake from Penske Corp.[2] but ultimately cancelled them in February 2009.[3] January 11, 2011 Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera published news that Fiat S.p.A. is about to purchase 50% stake from Penske.[4] In February 11 Fiat Powertrain Technologies confirmed it has bought the 50 percent stake.[5]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/VM_Motori

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pstreifel,
The agreement between Chrysler & Cummins that you mentioned, was ONLY for a diesel engine for the 1500s
It didn't have anything to do with the diesel engines in the Larger Rams
http://wot.motortrend.com/report-chr...#axzz2XLxopRlV
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