SYDNEY – A lengthy war in Iraq is certain to hurt the Australian car industry, says Geoff Polites, Ford Motor Co. of Australia president. Ford is counting on its soon-to-be-launched Territory to boost sales. "If the war gets over and done with in a relatively short timeframe, then I don't see any impact at all," he says at a Sydney business lunch. "If it goes on for a long time and it gets into house-to-house fighting in Baghdad, then quite clearly there will be emotional ...

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