TITLE

AUTO NEWS digest

PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
Automotive News;10/15/2001, Vol. 76 Issue 5953, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports developments related to the global automobile industry as of October 2001. Publication of the 'Official Heavy Duty Truck Guide' by Black Book in Georgia; Incorporation of used-vehicle appraisal information on mobile sales system of Stronghold Technologies; Acquisition of Associates Fleet Services by GE Capital Fleet Services.
ACCESSION #
5445242

 

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