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Sweet Motor Sales’ Jack Jason has been in the auto business for 35 years. (Glen Rosales/For the Albuquerque Journal)

Here’s where to go for a Sweet deal

SANTA FE – When it comes to car dealerships, Jack Jason’s Sweet Motor Sales is pretty much the new kid on the block.

“I’ll make sure to put you in a car that does fit you. You just have to take care of people,” says Ray Valencia. (Glen Rosales/Albuquerque Journal)

Hobby becomes a passion for SF dealer

Ray Valencia has been one of the few constants along Cerrillos Road in the three-plus decades in which he has owned Pre-Owned Auto Sales.

Paul Proestos is the founder and sole owner of Santa Fe Auto Showcase on south Cerrillos Road near I-25. (Glen Rosales/For the Journal)

Dealer likes freedom of going it alone

SANTA FE – It’s a long way from upstate New York to the City Different, but Paul Proestos and his wife made the trek six years ago when she was offered a job at a local hotel and spa.