Europe without borders dawns for car dealers

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By Michael Shields, European Auto Correspondent FRANKFURT, Sept 29 (Reuters) - Car dealers can set up shop anywhere they choose in the European Union when the last restrictions vanish on Saturday, but consumers should not expect rapid changes in prices or service, industry executives say. Instead, big dealerships will over time tend to crowd out smaller and financially weaker rivals. More speciality outlets could also arise as Europe adopts a business model more akin to what the United ...

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