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Mercedes posts 79pc growth in 1Q10 in India

Mercedes-Benz India has posted a nearly 80 percent sales growth in cars sold in the first six months (Jan-June) of 2010. "We have sold 2,402 cars, which is a 79 percent growth over the same period last year," said managing director and CEO Wilfried Aulbur.

The company sold a total of 3,250 cars during the whole of 2009 in the country.