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Auto Industry / That New Car Smell #718821

CNN Evening News for Saturday, Jan 04, 2003
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(Hong Kong: Andrew Brown) The desirability of “that new car smell” featured; details given about an Australian study suggesting volatile organic compounds {VOCs} in new cars may be hazardous; scenes shown of the Audi car sniffing team at work. [Audi smell expert Heiko LUESSMAN-GEIGER@- says customers complain if the smell isn’t right.] [Jebson Motor Group Mike RUSHWORTH@- comments on the marketing failure of a chocolate-scented car.] [Auto industry expert Jeff HESELWOOD@- says VOCs can be toxic.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Brown, Andrew

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