WHERE ARE WE GOING?
This article looks at the future of the American automobile industry and what it will mean for the auto body repair shop. The following questions are addressed: What sort of car will you be working on in the year 2000? Will automobiles continue to be the main form of U.S. transportation? Will there be more cars or fewer cars on the road by the year 2000? Are cars going to have more accidents? What fuel will cars be using by the year 2000? Is the number of imported cars in your shop going to increase by the year 2000? Which countries will dominate the auto industry in the year 2000? What changes can you expect in the auto industry by the year 2000? What difference does world trade make on your shop floor? Why should you worry about trade deficits? What's the role of government going to be in the world auto industry? Isn't the U.S. government meddling too much in the auto industry?
Info--Quest, IncorporatedP.O. Box M
Franklin, MA United States 02038
- Publication Date: 1984-10
- Pagination: 4 p.
- Volume: 8
- Issue Number: 7
- Publisher: Info--Quest, Incorporated
- TRT Terms: Automobile industry; Automobile repair shops; Competition; Deficits; Federal government; Foreign automobiles; Fuels; International trade; Markets; Traffic crashes; Trend (Statistics)
- Uncontrolled Terms: Change; Future growth; Motor vehicle accidents
- Geographic Terms: United States
- Old TRIS Terms: Foreign vehicles; Repair shops; World trade
- Subject Areas: Energy; Maintenance and Preservation; Safety and Human Factors; Vehicles and Equipment;
- Accession Number: 00450226
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
- Report/Paper Numbers: HS-038 602
- Files: HSL, USDOT
- Created Date: Nov 30 1985 12:00AM