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Slight gains expected for July U.S. sales as analysts lower outlooks for 2016

U.S. new light-vehicle sales are forecast to rise slightly in July, helped by an extra weekend and sharply higher discounts from some automakers, amid more warnings the market is leveling off. Demand for new cars and light trucks is expected to rise about 0.45 percent in July, compared with a year ago.

Number-crunching midway through a big 2016

Halfway through another big sales year in the U.S., we do a little number-crunching.

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