TITLE

Import hot-rod market fueled by youth

AUTHOR(S)
Fitzgerald, Kate
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;12/4/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5906, p28Z
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the trends of import car enthusiasts in the United States. Demographics on the population of enthusiasts; Risks in marketing with the consumers; Views of marketing executives on the consumers.
ACCESSION #
3890078

 

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