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December 8, 2008 6:55 AM

Detroit's downfall hits home in Raleigh

Michael Sperber, president of Asheboro Ford, has his office stocked with trophies from amateur racing.It's a hobby he loves, but he has given it up for now. It would send the wrong message, he says, to keep up the costly pursuit when he's had to lay off six employees.

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