San Francisco Auto Dealers Form New Trade Group – excerpt

San Francisco, California (September 13, 2012) – San Francisco’s premiere auto dealers have formed a new trade group, the San Francisco Auto Jobs Alliance, to preserve the city’s automotive heritage and promote job creation and economic growth in the city.
The Alliance is comprised of dealers representing the Land Rover, Range Rover, Jaguar, Lotus, Lamborghini, Bentley, Volkswagen, Audi, Volvo, Mazda, Honda, Toyota, BMW, Mini, Mercedes, Smart, Hyundai, and Scion brands.
Together, these franchised auto dealers generated almost $700 million in car sales in San Francisco in 2011 and nearly $9 million in sales tax revenue for the city’s General Fund while employing more than 1,500 people… (more)