The Truth About Cars » December 2011 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 20:14:50 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » December 2011 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com After German Primadonnas Submit, U.S. Light Vehicle Count Finally Official http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/01/after-german-primadonnas-submit-u-s-light-vehicle-count-finally-official/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/01/after-german-primadonnas-submit-u-s-light-vehicle-count-finally-official/#comments Thu, 05 Jan 2012 19:56:22 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=424548 Finally, a day later, the two German primadonnas, Daimler and BMW, handed in their homework, and America can get on with its life, knowing that Americans bought 1,243,784 light vehicles in December. This brought annual sales in the U.S. to the official total of 12,778,885 units, up 10 percent over 2010. Now for the primadonnas. […]

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Finally, a day later, the two German primadonnas, Daimler and BMW, handed in their homework, and America can get on with its life, knowing that Americans bought 1,243,784 light vehicles in December. This brought annual sales in the U.S. to the official total of 12,778,885 units, up 10 percent over 2010. Now for the primadonnas. […]

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Grade The Analysts: Caldwell Carries Month And Year http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/01/grade-the-analysts-caldwell-carries-month-and-year/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/01/grade-the-analysts-caldwell-carries-month-and-year/#comments Thu, 05 Jan 2012 14:32:37 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=424463 Jessica Caldwell of Edmunds again is the clear winner of the December round of Grade The Analysts. She won by hitting the official SAAR (13.65) close enough. She really won by making the highest precision forecast for the Detroit Three. Caldwell also is the undisputed winner of four months of Grade The Analyst, winning her […]

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Jessica Caldwell of Edmunds again is the clear winner of the December round of Grade The Analysts. She won by hitting the official SAAR (13.65) close enough. She really won by making the highest precision forecast for the Detroit Three. Caldwell also is the undisputed winner of four months of Grade The Analyst, winning her […]

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2011 Car Sales Around The World: Japan Down Around 14 Percent, Pending Imports http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/01/2011-car-sales-around-the-world-japan-down-around-14-percent-pending-imports/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/01/2011-car-sales-around-the-world-japan-down-around-14-percent-pending-imports/#comments Thu, 05 Jan 2012 10:22:40 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=424453 Japanese allegedly bought 221,960 vehicles in December, up from 179,666 a year earlier, data provided by the Japan Automobile Dealers Association shows. Japan’s domestic sales of new cars, trucks and buses are up 23.5 percent compared to December 2010. This brings the calendar year total to 2.69 million vehicles, down 16.7 percent. Don’t write this […]

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Japanese allegedly bought 221,960 vehicles in December, up from 179,666 a year earlier, data provided by the Japan Automobile Dealers Association shows. Japan’s domestic sales of new cars, trucks and buses are up 23.5 percent compared to December 2010. This brings the calendar year total to 2.69 million vehicles, down 16.7 percent. Don’t write this […]

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2011 Car Sales Around The World: December Surprise In The U.S.A. http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/01/2011-car-sales-around-the-world-december-surprise-in-the-u-s-a/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/01/2011-car-sales-around-the-world-december-surprise-in-the-u-s-a/#comments Wed, 04 Jan 2012 19:21:15 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=424286 U.S. December sales results, and with December, full year results begin to roll in. What we see so far looks like a December surprise: Numbers come in stronger than expected by analysts. Chrysler is up  37 percent in December and 26 percent for the year.  GM is up only 5 percent in December, but 13 […]

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U.S. December sales results, and with December, full year results begin to roll in. What we see so far looks like a December surprise: Numbers come in stronger than expected by analysts. Chrysler is up  37 percent in December and 26 percent for the year.  GM is up only 5 percent in December, but 13 […]

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2011 Car Sales Around The World: Germany Up 8.8 Percent http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/01/2011-car-sales-around-the-world-germany-up-8-8-percent/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/01/2011-car-sales-around-the-world-germany-up-8-8-percent/#comments Tue, 03 Jan 2012 16:18:35 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=424122 Germans bought 244,501 cars in December, which brought German sales for the year 2011 to 3.17 million units, up 8.8 percent compared to 2010. According to data released by the German Kraftfahrtbundesamt, the German love affair with oil burners continues unabated: 47.1 percent of all newly registered cars run on diesel. In all of 2011, […]

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Germans bought 244,501 cars in December, which brought German sales for the year 2011 to 3.17 million units, up 8.8 percent compared to 2010. According to data released by the German Kraftfahrtbundesamt, the German love affair with oil burners continues unabated: 47.1 percent of all newly registered cars run on diesel. In all of 2011, […]

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