Report: Chery to build Dodge Hornet and a mini-car for Chrysler

Chery, a privately-owned Chinese car manufacturer that produces the little city car QQ,¬†will be producing two cars for Chrysler that will be in sold in dealerships across the United States. The first car to go into production is the Dodge Hornet, based on the Hornet concept Automotive News reports. A production version of the Hornet concept “is fixed, but no final contract has been signed,” says an executive at a European company supplying Chery.

The second car will be called the S12 and will be a mini-car for emerging markets like South America and Eastern Europe. The mini-car will be first offered to the Chinese market once it goes into production.

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