August 1999
Automotive News;8/23/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5834, p2
Trade Publication
Presents a roundup of news from the automobile industry as of August 1999. Includes Priceline.com Inc.; American Suzuki Motor Corp.; General Motors.


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