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Carmakers rework plans to bet more on SUVs

Forecasts suggest that SUVs and pickup trucks could soon make up two-thirds of US light vehicle sales

Volkswagen Atlas R-Line SUVs on display during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan, US. Profit margins on SUVs and trucks are now fatter.


GLOBAL carmakers are reworking their product strategies and investments for the United States to bring more sport utility vehicles (SUVs) to showrooms amid a sharp turn away from small- and medium-sized cars, executives at Detroit's car show say.

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