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Volkswagen carrier sinks imports

Cons. Discr. - Autos 1178 European Union 825 U.S. 5316

The Felicity Ace, a car carrier that caught fire in February has finally sunk. The car carrier, which had cars from Porsche and Bentley onboard, caught fire off the Azores before drifting and subsequently sinking while being towed away from the area. The crew evacuated the vessel successfully, and some concerns over the environmental impact of the wreck, which contains fuel and other hazardous materials from the destroyed vehicles. The carrier contained cars from the Porsche and Bentley brands among others, and the carrier has carried Volkswagen models before, tallying up 139 shipments a...

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