General Motors Corp.’s decision to offer the new small entry-level Chevrolet Aveo for the '04 model year isn't prompting Ford Motor Co. to rush to market with a comparable offering. "There's a market for that size car," says Jim Padilla, Ford president-North American automotive operations. "I'm just not sure there's any profit at that end of the market." "In a perfect world, you'd make money on a small car," notes Steve Lyons, president-Ford division, adding this isn't a perfect world. ...

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