U.S. sales rise for first gain of year; SAAR soars to 18.58 millionOct. 3
U.S. light-vehicle sales rose 6.3 percent in September, the first gain of the year, on strong truck demand and fatter deals. The robust results -- underscored by a SAAR of 18.58 million for the month -- blew well past the most optimistic forecasts.
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HYUNDAI-KIA: Declines hit most cars, crossoversAug. 1
Hyundai attributed its decline mostly to a drop in fleet sales, which it said amounted to less than 10 percent of its volume for the month. Yet in an era of hot crossover sales, even its Sante Fe sales were down. Hyundai-Kia is still looking for its first monthly sales gain of 2017.
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June volume dips as Detroit 3 slip, Honda, Toyota, Nissan riseJuly 3
U.S. light-vehicle sales dropped 2.9 percent in June behind another weak month for cars and lower fleet shipments. Toyota, Nissan and Honda chalked up modest gains while the Detroit 3 slipped as the industry posted its sixth straight monthly decline. The SAAR came in at 16.54 million, the lowest sales pace of the year.