Thousands of Mazda cars stranded on Pacific ship

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia (Reuters) - The fate of thousands of Mazda Motor Corp. cars was uncertain Wednesday after the ship carrying them to North America rolled over on its side in the Pacific Ocean. The automaker had 4,700 vehicles aboard the automobile carrier Cougar Ace that began taking on water on Sunday and listed so heavily that the 23 member crew had to be rescued on Monday by the U.S. Coast Guard. The 654-foot (199.3-metre) Mitsui O.S.K. Lines ship was still afloat Wednesday ...

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