Cars, trucks both down as new vehicle sales drop in August

Cars, trucks both down as new vehicle sales drop in AugustSales of trucks and passenger cars were both down as the number of new motor vehicles sold dropped 4.8 per cent in August. That’s 128,764 new vehicles. Statistics Canada reports preliminary industry data indicate new vehicle sales increased four per cent in September. Sales of trucks (which include minivans, sport-utility vehicles, light and heavy trucks, vans and buses) fell 5.2 per cent to 73,002 in August after four straight monthly…

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