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Tuesday, Oct 1
More on Toyota's September U.S. sales
- Toyota (TM -0.8%) reports sales were essentially flat in September if an adjustment was made for the two fewer selling days during the month.
- During the month, the Toyota and Lexus division showed a nearly-identical percentage drop in sales with Toyota outperforming on the car side and vice versa with trucks.
- The automaker is unfazed by the pause in momentum, saying it expects a strong Q4.
- Sales by model: Corolla +1% to 23,251; Prius -16.1% to 15,890; Camry -7% to 31,871; RAV4 +15.5% to 15,928.