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 Date: April 09, 2003 18:58
 Submitted by:  mayonaise
 Source: www.detnews.com/2003/business/0304/04/b03-127830.htm
 Credibility Rating: N/A


Excerpt from Detroit News' National Briefs page:

TORRANCE, Calif. -- Honda Motor Co., Japan's second-biggest carmaker, is scrapping the Acura CL coupe after a drop in sales and is pricing the new Acura TSX sport sedan below rival models from Toyota Motor Corp.'s Lexus and Bayerische Motoren Werke AG's BMW to boost the brand's average sales growth. The 2004 TSX went on sale Thursday for $26,490, Acura spokesman Matt Pearson said. The sports car costs at least $1,000 less than models Honda identified as its main competitors. CL coupe sales dropped 25 percent in March from the year before and posted a 35 percent decline in the first quarter.

http://www.detnews.com/2003/business/0304/04/b03-127830.htm

Last edited by JeffX on April 09, 2003 23:02

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