November car sales proved to be stronger than anyone predicted, thanks largely to aggressive promotions. Automakers sold 1,243,006 vehicles, the highest level of any November since 2003, for a SAAR of 16.4 million, the highest this year.
October car sales remained relatively strong at 1.2 million vehicles sold for a 15.2 million SAAR. But results were lower than analysts predicted for various reasons.
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Edmunds.com forecasts new car sales of 16.4 million units for 2014. As in 2013, a surge in replacements by lease returners and the continued release of pent-up demand will fuel sales growth. Young people and other groups struggling in the economic recovery will continue to lag behind in the auto sales recovery.
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US Auto Industry Sales: 13 Month Comparison
Market Share by Manufacturer is the percentage of industry sales for the months indicated for each manufacturer displayed.