The Ford F-series of trucks has been the top selling truck in the U.S. for 35 years, not to mention the best selling vehicle, period, for 30 years.
Bob Carter, Toyota group vice president for sales in the United States, said “We came up a little short.”
That isn’t as if poor auto sales weren’t expected, with natural disasters such as Hurricane Irene impacting sales in Atlantic states. And industry pundits such as J.D. Power and even auto manufacturers have significantly lowered expectations of auto sales in[...]
The transmission in the affected vehicles can be damaged if the transmission is quickly shifted between reverse, neutral and drive positions.
February may be the shortest month of the year, but despite deficit of days, plenty of new cars found their way into driveways and garages across the United States.