Holy mother o' G-d, the whole world's gone mental — In the same month that GM's US sales are up, Toyota sales were down 2.8%. How will the number one super best automaker from the land of the rising sun defend themselves against this black magic that's sweeping 'merica? How about by building some more competitive

Ford August 2007 sales down 14% year-to-year — but hey, crossover sales are up. So you know, that'll make up for the losses in every other segment. Or not. [Ford]