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Among the major automakers, only Ford Motor Co and Toyota Motor Corp beat analysts' estimates. Honda Motor Co said July sales tumbled 8 percent to 135,908. It was the only one of the top car companies to cut incentives from June to July, with per-vehicle discounts averaging $1,754, according to research firm J.D. Power.
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CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports July auto sales data is good, but not quite what was expected. Also, Fiat shareholders voted in favor of a merger with Chrysler.
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CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports Toyota's U.S. July auto sales.
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DETROIT, Aug 1- U.S. auto sales growth slowed a bit in July, with healthy gains from some manufacturers falling short of expectations, according to early returns from the major carmakers on Friday. Ford Motor Co reported a gain of 10 percent to 212,236 vehicles, slightly beating the analysts' average estimate of 9 percent.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the July sales data for Ford Motor Company.
DETROIT, Aug 1- Chrysler Group LLC on Friday said its U.S. On Friday in Turin, Italy, where Chrysler parent Fiat is headquartered for now, shareholders are expected to approve a merger that will create Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, to be registered in the Netherlands.
DETROIT, Aug 1- Chrysler Group LLC, part of Fiat, said its U.S. July auto sales rose 20 percent, and that it expects the industry to show an 8 percent increase for the month. Chrysler's sales were 167,667 vehicles, which it said was its best July since 2005..
DETROIT, Aug 1- The U.S. auto industry hasn't appeared so healthy for years. And yet, a minority on Wall Street and in the autos business are seeing reasons to be wary. Among those seeing a glass half empty is Morgan Stanley auto analyst Adam Jonas who says we may be heading towards what he terms "peak auto."
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DETROIT, July 24- U.S. auto sales in July will be the strongest for the month since 2006, and rise 9 percent from last year, automotive industry consultants J.D. Power and LMC Automotive predicted on Thursday. Consumers were expected to spend about $36 billion on new vehicles in July, said John Humphrey, senior vice president at J.D. Power.
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