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CBS Evening News for Monday, May 04, 1981
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(Studio) Japan's agreement last week to vol. limit auto exports to US recalled; General Motor's introduction today of model competing with Chrysler K cars and Ford World cars, the J car, announced.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Chicago, Illinois) J cars (indiv. models named) examined; films shown. [Chevrolet mkting. director Emmett FEELY - hopes foreign car aficionados will be attracted.] Problems faced by General Motors Corporation noted. [Datsun dealer Lou TROY - cites usual effect of new small car models.] [Auto analyst David HEALY - thinks price differential between United States and Japanese cars is ending.] Cadillac models discussed; BMW, Audi 4000 mentioned.
REPORTER: Don Webster

Rather, Dan;
Webster, Don

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