Sales figures for new vehicles at the big three U.S. automakers (I, II, III) topped year-ago...

|By:, SA News Editor

Sales figures for new vehicles at the big three U.S. automakers (I, II, III) topped year-ago levels and were near their best levels since before the financial crisis, but General Motors (GM -4.6%) lagged Edmunds.com estimates, posting 12% sales growth in March vs. 21% predicted. Ford (F +0.2%) and Chrysler (FIATY.PK -2%) were in-line.