Some highlights of the September U.S. sales report:
For the 1999 model year, sales of new cars and trucks totaled a record 16,777,754.
In September, 15 makes posted sales gains of 20 percent or more. Six of those 15 were up 40 percent or more.
For the first nine months of 1999, only four makes trailed their 1998 pace.
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