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Report: Mexico's Mastretta hoping to turn Top Gear notoriety into sales

by Zach Bowman (RSS feed) on Feb 18th, 2011 at 4:29PM

Mastretta MXT - Click above for high-res image gallery Mexican sportscar manufacturer Mastretta is making the best of a bad situation. The company is attempting to capitalize on the furor over insulting comments that the presenters of Top Gear made about the automaker and Mexico in general. According to, since the incident, traffic to the company's website has skyrocketed, and more importantly, orders for the Mastretta MXT have leapt as well. According to Carlos Mastretta, the company's general manager, the manufacturer now has orders from countries in Europe as well as Brazil... Read More

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