Monthly U.S. Sales
Year-end sales to test automakers' restraintNov. 5
October sales dip but SAAR remains highNov. 1
U.S. auto sales slipped slightly in October yet the industry chalked up its second-strongest selling rate of the year. Automakers were aided by higher discounts and fleet shipments at some automakers, strong truck volume and replacement demand in states battered by hurricanes.
AutoNews Now: Storms, sell-downs and spiffsNov. 3
NISSAN: Rogue sales surge, but Infiniti streak endsNov. 1
FORD: Pickups, fleets drive year's 1st streakNov. 1
TOYOTA: Fifth-straight gain but Lexus lagsNov. 1
Toyota's rebalancing of its once car-heavy mix means vehicle sales are now just slightly ahead of last year's numbers. Lexus, however, has not fared so well on the luxury side with just too many sedans.