VW brand sales plunge 25% in Nov. amid tight supplies, diesel scandal fallout
Volkswagen of America's sales plummeted in November amid tight dealer inventories and a continued sales freeze of diesel-powered cars prompted by its emissions violations.

Hyundai, Nissan, Toyota, FCA post gains on strong truck volume
Hyundai set the pace in November as most automakers rode U.S. light truck demand to sales increases and the industry moved closer to an annual record. Gains among major players fell within a narrow range of 0.3 percent at Ford Motor Co. to 3.

'Friends' deals hurt Ford's low-priced vehicles, but boosted overall prices
Sales of Ford Motor Co.'s cars and smaller crossovers were hurt by the company's decision to stop offering no-interest financing last month. From now through Jan.

In chase for record, it all comes down to December's deals
U.S. auto sales through the first 11 months are a third of a million behind the record-setting 2000 pace. Manufacturers won't be able to resist going for a new record.In chase for record, it all comes down to December's deals.

Canadian sales rise 4.7% in November
Boosted by continued strength in trucks, Canadian sales rose 4.7 percent in November to 145,426 light vehicles, an industry report said today.

Mercedes Nov. sales report delayed a day because of glitch
Mercedes-Benz said today it will not report its November U.S. sales figures until Wednesday because of a 'systems malfunction.'

Rogue, Murano lift Nissan to November record
Nissan's crossover models continued to push the brand to new heights in November, with sales of 95,389 cars and trucks topping a record for the month.

Bosch sued in U.S. over alleged role in VW scandal
German auto supplier Robert Bosch GmbH has been accused of conspiring with Volkswagen AG to evade diesel emissions standards in at least 11 million vehicles worldwide in a class action lawsuit filed late on Monday.


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