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Winner: Ram
Winner: Ram
Traditionalists who thought Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne was nuts when he turned Dodge Trucks into a stand-alone Ram brand haven't been heard from since Ram outsold Mercedes, Buick, Acura and a host of others in the third quarter. In a tough market for pickups, Ram's sales are up by a third.


NEXT: Loser: Toyota
Last updated April 11 2011: 9:23 AM ET
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