Altima sales fall; exec cites fleetsMon, 12, Sep 2016
Nissan Altima sales dropped 39 percent in August from a year earlier mostly because of a big drop in fleet sales, and also because Nissan was trying to avoid a “price war” in the struggling midsize car segment, a Nissan executive said.
Pace of fleet sales slows in AugustMon, 12, Sep 2016
Fleet sales for the seven best-selling automakers in the U.S. rose 2.4 percent in August while retail volume for the same seven declined 5.4 percent. But the pace of fleet business did slow considerably last month.
GM sales off, but retail share, ATPs climbThu, 01, Sep 2016
GM's sales in the U.S. fell for a fifth consecutive month amid “very tight dealer inventories,” but its average transaction price climbed to a record, and Cadillac sales rose for the third month in a row.
Incentive, fleet cuts dent Ford salesThu, 01, Sep 2016
Ford Motor Co. posted its largest year-over-year U.S. sales decline in six years and its third in the past four months. Ford's light-vehicle sales fell 8.8 percent in August, including a 6.1 percent slide for the F-series pickup. Sales of its cars plunged 25 percent, with the Fusion sedan down 33 percent.