Fiat Turkish unit Tofas to increase production in 2010

Bloomberg –Tofas - Turk Otomobil Fabrikasi AS, the Turkish unit of Fiat SpA, will produce 270,000 cars in 2010 compared with 240,000 this year, Aksam reported citing Chief Executive Officer Ali Pandir. Exports will exceed 200,000 cars next year, said Pandir according to the Istanbul-based newspaper. Tofas is carrying out a feasibility study to export a new version of the Doblo van model to the US, he remarked.