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Four U.S. Car Brands Get Nixed
Say goodbye to Pontiac, Mercury, Saturn, and Hummer. Not that I will miss Hummers at all -they're such parking space and road hogs -good riddance to them.
If there’s one constant in this world, it’s this: We live in a world of constant flux. In the automotive world, however, we’ve all grown accustomed to seeing the same group of manufacturers introduce new models each year. You know the names. But for the 2011 model year—thanks largely to the huge economic downturn that began in late 2008—four well-known American nameplates have gone the way of the Edsel, so to speak.
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