SUVs Down, But Not Out

Despite a five-month downward trend in SUV sales, experts warn that it's too soon to say SUVs are becoming extinct.
July 20, 2005, 11am PDT | Brenda Meyer
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"Tom Libby, senior director of industry analysis for J.D. Power and Associates, points out that after five months of decline, June sales of full-sized SUVs rebounded, in large part due to incentives offered by GM. Libby thinks gas prices will have to rise well above $3 a gallon and stay at that price for a long time before there would be a permanent change in car-buying habits."

Thanks to Brenda Meyer

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Published on Tuesday, July 19, 2005 in The Sacramento Bee
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