TITLE

Maker seeking 100 more dealers

AUTHOR(S)
Kranz, Rick
PUB. DATE
November 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;11/27/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5905, p51
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the goal of carmaker American Suzuki Motor Corp. to increase the network of automobile dealers in the United States. Expectation of increased vehicle sales; Introduction of additional products; Emphasis on marketing sport utility vehicles.
ACCESSION #
3872616

 

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