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Market for luxury cars zooms ahead

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Premium car sales are expected to keep rising in Thailand this year despite weakened consumer consumption, say European marques. 

Models seem keen for the new Mercedes- Benz S Class. Mercedes-Benz saw its yearon- year sales surge by 41% to 5,507 cars in the first eight months of this year.

"Sales of premium cars in general are unlikely to be affected by the anaemic economy," said Michael Grewe, president and chief executive of Mercedes-Benz (Thailand).

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