Why do the Yaris – and most other cars sold in the U.S. – have speedometers that show top speeds they can’t possibly reach?
GM posted a 2 percent sales increase over a strong October 2010. Ford sales jumped six percent. Chrysler sales are up 27 percent, on the strength of new products.
Two of Michigan’s best-known brands – Michigan International Speedway and Pure Michigan – are teaming up to host the Pure Michigan 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at MIS on Sunday, Aug. 21.