Promise of low-cost sport-utilities lures dollars from dealers

Henry, Jim; Kisiel, Ralph
June 1997
Automotive News;6/2/1997, Vol. 71 Issue 5715, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on the launch of low-cost sport utility vehicles in the United States. Unveiling of such vehicles by East European Imports and Eurasia Motor Corp.; Prices of product called Rage that Eurasia is marketing i the US; Features of the Rage.


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