NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 29, 1980
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(Studio) 2nd quarter losses of Ford Motor Company said largest in history; details given.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Dearborn, Michigan) Losses by General Motors, American Motors noted; Ford reported blaming Japanese imports. AMC's prospects for future said attributable to partnership with Renault. [Chrysler vice president Jerry PYLE - comments.] Datsun representative at conference quoted with regard to United States auto industry's plans for small cars. ["Automotive News" spokesperson Bob LIENERT - comments.) Ind. analysts said not expecting recovery until next spring at earliest.
REPORTER: Jim Cummins
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