Though auto sales were strong up and down the sector in Q1, a real surprise was the fast pace of...

|By:, SA News Editor

Though auto sales were strong up and down the sector in Q1, a real surprise was the fast pace of sales seen in the compact crossover segment where buyers snapped up fuel efficient models. Automakers are slowly peeling back sales incentives due to stronger-than-expected demand. SUV outperformers: Ford Escape (F), Honda CR-V (HMC), and Toyota RAV4 (TM).