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Re: Can I Still Buy a New Modus in Europe?

Originally Posted by Trevor2522 View Post
I thought there was an EU law that any member country had to supply left or right hand drive? Weren't Brits going over to Holland to buy cheaper RHD cars a few years back? I think they were still in profit after paying car duty on importation to the UK but minor specifications may have differed slightly.
You are thinking of parallel & grey personal imports.

Yes, if a RHD model is produced (or a LHD, for that matter), that configuration must be made available in whatever member state the vehicle is purchased.

But if (in this case), no RHD models are produced at all - the manufacturer cannot be compelled to produce one.



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