It is unclear whether enough gas-guzzlers or eligible consumers remain in the auto market to burn up the additional $2 billion in “Cash for Clunkers” funding approved by the U.S. Senate. “It’s a question we’re all kicking around,” says John McEleney, chairman of the National Automobile Dealers Assn. and owner of McEleney Autocenter Inc. in Clinton, IA. “Maybe it will get to Labor Day or a few days into September. I think there are enough consumers and enough clunkers.” Late Thursday, the ...
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