Ron Tonkin loses Smart cars bid

Ron Tonkin loses Smart cars bid

There are 2 comments on the story from Apr 16, 2007, titled Ron Tonkin loses Smart cars bid. In it, reports that:

“The conclusion didn't merit the chase”

Portland auto dealer Ron Tonkin spent nearly two years and at least $100,000 in hopes of selling Mercedes-made Smart cars. via

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Portland, OR

#1 Nov 7, 2007
Too bad, would like to buy again from Tonkin. Now who will be selling the smart fortwo?

Gresham, OR

#2 Jan 31, 2008
that's what Ron gets, trying to over price them that much... who's gona buy a smart car for $36,000???? i tought there's no tax here?? and they are trying to sell them like there's TAX??? no different with those FxxXers on Ebay now..
2008 Jan

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