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a small and economical car

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Suzuki is also celebrating the award of a five star safety rating for its SX4 S-Cross, Suzuki's new C-segment crossover, also available in an all-wheel drive version.
It was a conscious move to enhance Tiida's sporty credentials with the new version and make further gains in a category -- the C-segment hatchback -- that the model already dominates," said Yolande Pineda, general manager for corporate communications at Nissan Middle East.
The new Fiat has all the charm of the 500, the agility of a city-car, is as compact as a mid-size car, and has the comfort and contents of a C-segment station wagon or saloon and the space and the versatility of an MPV.
Milliyet - The world's largest automobile manufacturer is counting the days until the start of production of its 11th generation Corolla in its Turkish factory and is also looking into adding another vehicle, probably a B-SUV or another C-segment model like the Corolla, to the production line at the same plant.
The balanced proportions of the car mark it out as a substantial three-box C-segment (compact family cars) saloon.
Because of capacity limitations at Sunderland, securing the new Infiniti will mean that a C-segment hatchback previously announced for the plant in April will be manufactured elsewhere, said the company.
First Lancer in two years expected to bridge the gap in Mitsubishi's C-segment line-up
We anticipate that the upgraded Mazda3 will enable us to increase sales of our C-segment contender during 2012," said Andrew Gardner, sales manager, Victoria Park Mazda.
And this tech is economical within the bounds of the price point of B-and C-segment vehicles according to the supplier.
Kia's recently introduced models to the European market, all-new cee'd C-segment hatchback, Optima hybrid D-segment sedan and the refreshed Sorento CUV, have been certified according to the ISO 14040 Life Cycle Assessment (LCA).
7 mpg and 90 g/km CO2 - the lowest of any C-segment diesel on sale today.
Jacques Fryer, general manager of Pupkewitz Honda, said the new car will be offered exclusively as a five-door hatchback that will compete in the C-segment.
Gokhan Altmisdort, sales manager of Mermerler Otomotiv, said that Chery, top Chinese automaker, would exhibit Niche and Chance models, two C-segment cars during Istanbul Autoshow to start on October 29.
23 August 2010 - Norwegian company Kongsberg Automotive Holding ASA (OSL: KOA) said today that it has won an order, worth some EUR38m over five years, related to the C-segment automatic and manual transmission shifter programme of US motor vehicles maker Chrysler Group LLC.
ALFA Romeo has released more information on its vital C-segment car, the Giulietta.