Importers keep chipping away at Big 3 share in U.S. market

Teahen Jr., John K.
September 2001
Automotive News;9/17/2001, Vol. 76 Issue 5948, p10
Trade Publication
Reports the sales of luxury vehicles in the United States as of September 2001. Percentage of deficit in sales; Ranks of sellers for the first eight months; Amount of total sales.


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