TITLE

European sales dip 7.8% in May

AUTHOR(S)
Grossman, Andrew
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Automotive News;6/23/2008, Vol. 82 Issue 6313, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that auto sales in Europe fell in May 2008 compared with May 2007. Volkswagen AG remained atop the European pack despite posting a year-over-year sales decline of 8.1 percent in May to 269,476 vehicles. Overall European sales were down 7.8 percent. For the first five months of 2008, European sales are down 0.7 percent compared with the first five months of 2007. The only major automakers that posted sales increases for May 2008 were Nissan Motor Co. Ltd. and Mazda.
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