Russian Car Market Caught in Global Slowdown

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* Russian new car sales stuttering after 3 years of strong growth * Analysts question long-term health of industry * Low car density, aging fleet should drive sales, execs say By Megan Davies MOSCOW, Dec 23 (Reuters) - A year of disappointing auto sales in Russia has dealers and carmakers worried that a once-red hot market that was set to become Europe's largest may have slipped out of gear. Stuttering economic growth, unhelpful demographic trends and a coming increase in car capacity ...

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