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>General Motors Holds off Toyota as June Sales Fall
GM retains lead over Toyota, but both automakers and Ford post big US June sales drops
DETROIT July 1, 2008 (AP)
The Associated Press

Ford Motors

Unsold 2008 F-150 pickup trucks sit in a long row at a Ford dealership in the south Denver suburb of Littleton, Colo. Ford announced on Tuesday that its sales had dropped nearly 28 percent in June.
(David Zalubowski/AP Photo)

General Motors Corp. soundly beat Toyota Motor Corp. in June to retain its traditional U.S. sales lead, but GM sales still dropped 18.2 percent during a dismal month for large automakers.

Toyota’s U.S. sales fell 21.4 percent, while Ford Motor Co. said it sales tumbled nearly 28 percent. Chrysler LLC took a huge hit for the month with sales down 35.9 percent.


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