Polk It To Ya, Detroit! Foreign Automakers Receive 53% Of Non-Fleet Auto Sales Through May

Industry number-crunchers RL Polk released the latest vehicle registration data on year-to-date new cars excluding fleet sales, and it's not a good number if you're an automaker from Metro Detroit. Through the month of May, 52.9% of new vehicles registered by purchasers were import brands, up from 49% a year earlier.… »7/24/06 10:21am7/24/06 10:21am

Get a Room, You Two: Cadillac Battles Lexus Atop Satisfaction Survey Results

Despite a truly amazing result buried in the press release for AutoPacific's latest customer-satisfaction survey — that the Hyundai Azera unexpectedly nailed top-car honors — the battle between GM and Toyota still pulled top billing. The Detroit-based consultancy found that among buyers of new luxury cars, Cadillac… »5/31/06 1:27pm5/31/06 1:27pm