Makers say they are striving for diversity

Sawyers, Arlena
July 1999
Automotive News;7/26/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5830, p58
Trade Publication
Reports on the commitment by executives of automobile companies to create diverse retail networks. Participation of executives at the National Association of Minority Automobile Dealers' annual conference; Progress made by Nissan North America Inc. on a 1998 promise to increase minority dealer count; Improvements in General Motors' minority dealer program.


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