Car Sales

An electrical cord is plugged into a Chevy Volt at the 2010 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Hilton on Jan. 7, 2010 in Las Vegas. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Electric Vehicle Need Longer Range Capability To Fully Charge The Market

Car buyers want more out of electric vehicles before jumping into the market en masse.

06/05/2015

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Car And Truck Sales Show Strong–But Uneven–October Growth

Chrysler sales rise 22 percent. Best October since 2001. GM sales were flat. Ford sales dropped 2 percent, on tight pickup inventories.

11/05/2014

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Solid September Car Sales Set Stage For Strong Close To Year

GM and Chrysler sales increase 19 percent. Ford sales drop 3 percent.

10/03/2014

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Strong Labor Day Weekend Gives August Car Sales A Boost

Chrysler sales rose 20 percent. Ford sales flat. GM down 1 percent.

09/03/2014

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June Car Sales Shatter Expectations

Seasonally Adjusted Annual Sales Rate hits 17 million for the first time since 2007, as customers ignore recall news.

07/03/2014

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ConsumerWatch: New Tools, Techniques Help Car Buyers Get the Best Price

Americans are buying new cars again. New-car sales in July were at their highest levels since 2006, according to Edmunds.com. And a lot of new car buyers are noticing a lot has changed since they last walked into a car showroom.

08/02/2013

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Toyota Widens Global Sales Lead Over General Motors

Toyota has widened its global sales lead over General Motors because its factories have recovered from last year’s earthquake.

10/26/2012

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Berkeley Lot Sees Greater Demand For Used Low-Mileage Vehicles

More car buyers have been turning to low-mileage used cars rather than investing in brand new hybrid or electric models to try and beat high gas prices.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/12/2011