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Domestic Car Companies Post Double Digit 2011 Sales Increases

Chrysler 2011 sales are up 26 percent over 2010. GM sales are up 14 percent. Ford sales up 11 percent. Industry expected to be up 10 percent.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/04/2012

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2012 Global Automotive Forecast: Vehicle Sales To Rise 6.7 Percent

Worldwide new vehicle sales in 2012 are expected to rise 6.7 percent over 2011 volumes to 77.7 million vehicles, according to Polk, a Southfield-based automotive market intelligence firm.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/03/2012

Getty Images Used-Car Shoppers Encouraged To Buy Before Year-End

Kelley Blue Book’s reports that car shoppers are encouraged to buy their next used vehicle before the end of the year, as values are expected to increase 4 to 6 percent in early 2012.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/07/2011

September Car Sales May Be Best Since Spring

All indications are that car and truck sales are starting to bounce back from a difficult summer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/30/2011

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Auto Sales Won’t Come Back As Fast As Expected

While car sales won’t completely recover as fast as many analysts were expecting, a new report says domestic auto companies will get a growing part of that slowly recovering market.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2011

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Ford Aims To Sell 8 Million Cars

President and CEO Alan Mulally told reportes the company is hoping to sell 8 million vehicles by mid-decade, up from 5.3 million vehicles last year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2011

May auto sales may not beat the volume of April. (File Photo)

Car Sales In May Hitting A Bump In The Road

Many car companies backed off on incentives and it appears that some customers have decided to wait for the deals to come back.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2011


Car Deals Revving Up For Presidents Day

Presidents Day is generally seen as a good day to shop for a car.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2011

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GM May Add Dealerships On The Coasts

General Motors may add dealers in big metro areas on the U.S. coasts because it expects sales there to grow.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2011

Chrysler Narrows Losses, Plans More Hiring

“We’ve been given an opportunity here to fix this house, and the people have responded way beyond anybody’s expectations.” –Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne. As Chrysler posts a slight third quarter loss of 84, million dollars, […]