Chrysler Woos Current Owners With $1K Coupons

Company hopes to help sales
By Sarah Quinn,  Newser Staff
Posted May 15, 2009 10:04 AM CDT
Chrysler's St. Louis South manufacturing facility sits idle on May 1, 2009, in Fenton, Mo.   (AP Photo/Tom Gannam)
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(Newser) – In an effort to boost sales, bankrupt Chrysler is planning to send $1,000 coupons to all its current customers, the Wall Street Journal reports. The certificates, good toward the purchase of any new Chrysler vehicle, will be mailed in the next month or so with a letter from CEO Robert Nardelli. The company will distribute more than 9 million certificates.
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