TITLE

Is there a `break' price?

AUTHOR(S)
Crain, Keith
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;6/26/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5881, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the possible adverse effects of gasoline price increases on automobile sales in the United States. Possible decline in sport-utility sales; Shift in consumers' product preferences; Consumers' opposition to a corporate average fuel economy law.
ACCESSION #
3291312

 

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