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Henry, Jim; Connelly, Mary; Carney, Susan
July 2000
Automotive News;7/31/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5886, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on developments related to the automobile industry in the United States as of July 31, 2000. Car industry's sales performance in July 2000; Sonic Automotive Inc.'s plan to acquire several car dealerships.


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