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GM, Ford Sales in China Move in Opposite Directions

GM sales hit record highs in August.

by on Sep.07, 2017

Ford's overall sales fell in August, the EcoSport posted an increase, as did the Lincoln brand.

General Motors set a new record for sales in China during August, but Ford Motor Co. reported that the company’s sales declined 1% last month.

According to Ford, China vehicle sales came in at 97,863 units, down 1% year over year versus a decrease of 7% in July. Through the first eight months of 2017, Ford’s sales in China have dropped 6% year over year, compared with a rise of 6% year ago

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One bright spot for Ford were sales of the luxury Lincoln brand, which topped 5,000 units in August. It was the first time Lincoln sales surpassed 5,000 unit. (more…)