FRANKFURT — Importers clearly are gaining ground, but they won’t pick up U.S. market share as quickly in trucks as they did with passenger cars in the 1980s, predicts General Motors Corp. Chief Executive Richard G. Wagoner Jr. in a meeting with reporters at September’s Frankfurt auto show. He also says he expects extreme pricing pressures to continue in North America but believes GM is in shape to weather a reasonable slowdown in market demand. Strong products, new entries and currency ...
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