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  • Brown's Car Stores, which owns several dealerships in Maryland and Virginia, opened Brown's Sterling Nissan in Sterling, Va.


  • John Ranker of Ranker Lincoln-Mercury Inc. in Connellsville, Pa., received a 50-year award from Lincoln Mercury.

  • Steve Kalafer of Ditschman/Flemington Ford-Lincoln-Mercury in Flemington, N.J., received a 25-year award from Ford Division.
  • 35 with Toyota

    John Rowe, right, of Precision Toyota of Tucson in Tucson, Ariz., receives a 35-year award from Brian Smith, general manager of Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A.'s Denver region.

  • 85 with Ford

    Carl Touhey, left, of Orange Motor Co. in Albany, N.Y., receives an 85-year award from Jim O'Connor, president of Ford Division.

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