U.S. auto sales are expected to cap off the best year for the industry since 2007 with a...

|By:, SA News Editor

U.S. auto sales are expected to cap off the best year for the industry since 2007 with a projected 9% rise for December to an annual sales pace of ~15.2M vehicles, helped in part by higher incentive spending on pickup trucks. But a strong end to the year could be overshadowed by concerns that consumers will curb spending in January due to the fiscal cliff.