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Is Tennessee car country doomed to be the next Detroit?

The first road trip I remember taking was from Michigan to Florida in a dull blue 1955 Chevrolet with a V-8 engine, one of 1,690,000 sturdy Chevy's made in that record year for General Motors. The last Tennessee road trip I made…

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