Volvo GM's new VN wows dealers

Kisiel, Ralph
September 1996
Automotive News;9/23/1996, Vol. 71 Issue 5679, p16
Trade Publication
Features Volvo GM Heavy Truck Corp.'s line of VN trucks. Sales; Safety features; Specifications.


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