Becky Bosshart
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October 5, 2006
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A Cajun in Carson City

The Rajun Cajun drove into Carson City one day with a Smart Car full of plans - building plans for his new $3.6 million car dealership in South Carson City.

Bob Chauvin is running on a full tank of gas (his Smart Car gets about 56 miles to the gallon) to build in a new market south of his three other dealerships in Reno.

Known for his zany commercials (featuring a man dressed as a crawdad), catchy slogan (Where nobody walks!) and his plantation-raised Louisiana accent (he's originally from New Orleans), Chauvin said his new dealership will fit in the …

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