Chrysler sales rise 22 percent. Best October since 2001. GM sales were flat. Ford sales dropped 2 percent, on tight pickup inventories.
GM and Chrysler sales increase 19 percent. Ford sales drop 3 percent.
AutoNation said Thursday that its new vehicle sales rose 7 percent last month, as the auto dealership chain sold 32,660 vehicles.
Chrysler sales rose 20 percent. Ford sales flat. GM down 1 percent.
Seasonally Adjusted Annual Sales Rate hits 17 million for the first time since 2007, as customers ignore recall news.
Despite a struggling economy and uncertainty surrounding which presidential candidate’s economic policies will drive the country, Americans still love their cars, and they are opening their wallets to prove it.
Car buyers came into dealerships in big numbers in August, boosting most brands sales by more than double digits over last year.
Sales of new cars and trucks at AutoNation Inc., the largest auto dealer in the U.S., really rolled along last month.
Investors got a New Years’ boost out of the latest U-S Economic indicators showing solid gains for Construction Spending and Manufacturing. And that’s all it took to trigger a solid rally on the opening day […]
Ft. Lauderdale based AutoNation Inc. reported that its third-quarter profit was up 24 percent thanks in part to higher prices for new and used vehicles.