TITLE

Volvo eyes flexible lease plan

AUTHOR(S)
Wernle, Bradford
PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
Automotive News;10/25/1999, Vol. 74 Issue 5845, p52F
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the negotiation between Volvo, Hertz Corp. and other Ford Motor Co. subsidiaries to provide a total mobility concept to customers. Rental or leasing of different types of vehicles to the same customers during different seasons of the year; Volvo as the leader among Ford brands in Internet and electronic commerce.
ACCESSION #
2439349

 

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