Dealers who sold Cruisers quickly will get more

Woodyard, Michael
July 2000
Automotive News;7/24/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5885, p25
Trade Publication
Focuses on DaimlerChrysler AG's allocation system for its PT Cruiser automobile. Basis for the allocation; High demand and low supply; Small dealers' criticisms against the existing allocation system; Ramp-up in production capacity.


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