Chrysler sales rise 22 percent. Best October since 2001. GM sales were flat. Ford sales dropped 2 percent, on tight pickup inventories.
GM and Chrysler sales increase 19 percent. Ford sales drop 3 percent.
Chrysler sales rose 20 percent. Ford sales flat. GM down 1 percent.
Seasonally Adjusted Annual Sales Rate hits 17 million for the first time since 2007, as customers ignore recall news.
We’ve seen the slickly produced car commercials that laud the rebirth of Detroit’s automakers. But it’s in the showrooms of dealers like Jerry Golinvaux’s Roseville Chrysler Dodge Jeep, where sales numbers capture the real story.
For the last 18 years, the Ellingson Car Museum has been a fixture along Interstate 94 in Rogers, but later this month, the museum will change.